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Providence RN - Patient Services Coordinator in Anchorage, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling a Registered Nurse (RN) Patient Services Coordinator (Forest View, Variable, 0.0 FTE) to Providence Forest View in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Performs care coordination/case management tasks for patients as needed (coordinating with MD's, families, home health etc.) Assists and discusses with patients any areas of concern and assists patients with medications and treatments as stated in the service plan. Reviews and performs vital sign checks. Documents essential information in patient’s chart.

  • Works with a team approach to complete daily operational needs and provides leadership to ensure work processes are within standards.

  • Promotes and routinely offers comfort and pain management measures. Documentation reflects assessment, treatment and re-assessment as required to meet patient goals.

  • Safeguards all forms (Electronic, written and oral) of confidential information as it relates to patients, their families, medical staff and employees. Is aware of and compliant with organizational polices regarding Fraud and Abuse, Conflict of Interest and the Code of Conduct.

  • Coordinates staffing to meet patient needs on a day-to-day basis. Ensures PG’s and other staff understand their assignments and are able to perform them to established standards.

  • Participates in staff meetings and promotes the department quality improvement process.

  • Responds to, and reports, real or simulated emergency and disaster situations according to system procedure.

  • Completes floor restocking order sheets.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an accredited approved School of Nursing

  • Licensed as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the State of Alaska

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification upon hire

  • Strong assessment skills

Preferred qualification for this position include:

  • Prior experience in orthopedics

About Forest View

Forest View is a short stay facility and is licensed by the State of Alaska as an Assisted Living Facility, located in Building S of the Providence Health Park on Piper Street. Forest View provides a rapid recovery environment for patients requiring a variety of nursing and physical therapy services for a short period of time following their surgery at one of the local surgery centers in Anchorage.

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Long Term/Transitional Care Nursing

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 262407

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