Providence Health & Services RN - Resource Pool in Anchorage, Alaska
Providence is calling a Registered Nurse (RN) Staff (Nursing Resource Pool, Night Shift, 0.9 FTE) to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska.
This is a position with the award-winning, nationally recognized, and largest hospital in Alaska! We invite you to explore new departments and develop your nursing career as a Float Pool RN, which includes training and orientation to multiple units within the facility. Registered Nurses with critical care experience have the unique opportunity to join the Rapid Response Team!
In this position you will:
Deliver and supervise safe, evidence-based quality care, individualized for assigned patients which reflects a standard of best practice in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act.
Collaborate and consult with the patient, family members, and healthcare team to develop, document, implement and monitor individualized care plans and consult with all parties to assure necessary education in support of the treatment plan.
Work in partnership with healthcare team, the patient, and others as appropriate, in the development of a proactive discharge plan.
Legibly and electronically document patient care activities and information in an accurate, concise, and timely manner.
Support and assist with orientation of new staff and students.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Nursing degree/diploma required upon hire
All Registered Nurses without a Bachelor's of Nursing (BSN) degree or higher must obtain a BSN within 3 years of hire. RNs with 20 years of RN experience will not be required to obtain a BSN
Unencumbered Registered Nurse (RN) license in state(s) of hire, and wherever care is delivered. If RN holds a multistate license through the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC), the RN must adhere to the requirements of licensure in the new state(s) of hire
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Healthcare Providers upon hire
Expected to possess/obtain the required certifications for all units in which they provide care after hire
12 months acute care experience working with the patient population similar to department of hire or completion of the specialty residency at the Alaska Medical Center
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor’s degree in Nursing (BSN)
Prior experience floating to multiple units
Strong Medical-Surgical and/or Intensive Care Nursing background
About Providence Alaska Medical Center
Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.
As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife, as well as a bustling, down-town environment; the perfect combination of gorgeous scenery, wilderness, and city-life.
Please contact Alison Kindem for more information: Alison.Kindem@providence.org.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Float Pool Nursing
Req ID: 165512