Providence Health & Services RN Resident- New Graduates - Multiple Specialties - Alaska in Anchorage, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling a Registered Nurse (RN) Resident, 0.9 FTE to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska.

Nurse Residency Program Opportunities in Anchorage, AK starting July 23, 2018!

Please note - This residency posting is not for a specific job vacancy, but rather serves to establish interested candidate applications for multiple medical/surgical and specialty positions that might be coming available during this posting period. (open approx through April 30th)

Our Residency Program transitions new graduate nurses into practice emphasizing inter-professional, collaborative, and patient-centered care. Our comprehensive specialty curriculum includes online and classroom based learning, clinical simulation, skills development and unit orientation with specialty trained preceptors. Our Core Fundamentals program is designed to support new graduate professional development through their first year of practice.

Here at Providence Alaska Medical Center (PAMC), we are committed to making your journey to professional practice a positive, meaningful and successful experience. As part of the larger entity known as “The Providence/St. Joseph Learning Institute”, the PAMC Nurse Residency Program, or “Clinical Academy, is Providence nursing’s key strategy for developing recently graduated nurses into well-prepared and well-supported professional nurses who provide exceptional care and experience to our patients. Made up of specialty-specific residency programs, the PAMC Clinical Academy will create an integrated, consistent structure for nurse onboarding and development that combines specialty training, dedicated preceptorships, and core fundamentals curriculum, which will all focus on nurse professional development.

Providence caregivers are proud to provide exceptional care to our patients, and we look for those who have the passion to learn, grow, and appreciate our core values.

We welcome your application! Contact Karena.stockinger@providence.org for additional information and enjoy this video with details about our RN New Grad Program. https://youtu.be/jUXwMlql5Iw

Benefits include:

  • Great compensation and benefits that start the same day you do! Click here explore our benefits: https://caregiver.ehr.com/US/EN/Pages/default.aspx

  • Loan Repayment Program & Tuition Assistance available

Timeline:

Applications are screened and applicants that successfully meet the requirements of the position will have a pre-screening video interview.

In person or video interviews with hiring managers will be in early May for Specialty Units and the last week of May for Med/Surg units.

The start date is Monday, July 23, 2018.

*The RN Resident program is up to 21 weeks of training. Candidates hired will have a 2 year commitment to the unit. Candidates must pass NCLEX and have RN license posted with the State of AK prior to the hire date.

We do not offer relocation for our Residency program.

Opportunities for Residency training include areas such as:

Medical/Surgical

Renal Care

Orthopedics

Mental Health

Progressive Care

Medical/Oncology

Neuro

Float Pool

Maternity

Pediatrics

NICU

Emergency

The Registered Nurse (RN) provides professional, comprehensive nursing care for patients in an acute care environment. Working with a preceptor and assuming increasing responsibility during the residency, The RN Resident is accountable for the delivery of coordinated, safe, compassionate, therapeutic, evidence-based quality care to patients and families, based on individual physical, emotional, and spiritual needs, and appropriate care strategies throughout the lifespan. Practices in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act in the state of employment, the American Nurses Association (ANA) Code of Ethics for Nurses, and the ANA scope and standards of practice. Key functions and specific skills for the job are found in the unit specific onboarding checklist and in standards that are applicable to the specialty.

In this position you will:

  • Work with a preceptor and assume increasing responsibility during the residency.

  • Demonstrate competencies in populations served at the completion of residency.

  • Assess, diagnose, plan, implement and evaluate patient’s care to achieve patient goals and to optimize outcomes.

  • Effectively advocate for ethical and holistic care in care planning to promote the autonomy, dignity, rights values and beliefs of those we serve.

  • Foster a learning environment for patient/families, nursing, and other members of the healthcare team including students.

  • Align practice with safety and quality. Be accountable for safety. Identify and correct problems.

  • Engage in ongoing professional development; promote a culture of inquiry that explores, integrates and disseminates research and evidence based practice.

  • Lead and coordinate teams, delegate, coordinate care and collaborate with others as equal members of the inter-professional care team to integrate nursing knowledge.

Qualifications:

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 upon hire

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree

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. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

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

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

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.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: RN Resident

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 185144