Providence Primary Care RN - Extended Care Cottages in Anchorage, Alaska
Providence is calling a Primary Care Registered Nurse (Extended Care Cottages, Various shifts and schedules) to Providence Extended Care 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.
This posting included all of our RN openings in various cottages and shifts. Please indicate your preference during the pre-screening process. We have full-time, part-time and on-call roles with Day, Evening or Night shifts. Many of our RNs will float between various cottages. We accept new RN graduates at Extended Care, as well as experienced RNs.
This position offers a sign on bonus for eligible external candidates only!
Apply Today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system.
In this position you will:
Communicate closely with the residents and their families to keep them informed of needs or changes.
Supervise overall resident care for a specific group of residents within scope of practice according to licensure.
Administer medications and treatments and provide direct licensed nursing care for a specific group of residents on a given shift.
Contact other members of the healthcare team as needed.
Report to the C.N.A.'s and gain a return report from the C.N.A.'s during the shift.
Collaborate with all other healthcare professionals as needed for service for appropriate residents.
Assess residents within the scope of practice according to licensure.
Update the care plan as changes take place and at least quarterly.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing
Current Alaska Registered Nurse (RN) license
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) card must be from American Heart Association (AHA) upon hire or within 30 days of hire.
Municipality of Anchorage food handler permit or the ability to attain certification within 21 days of hire.
Preferred quali fications for this position include:
6 months nursing experience in a health care facility (acute care, long term care, rehabilitation center)
About Our Community
Providence Extended Care at the Cottages is located on a campus that includes eight cottages and a Commons Building. The Cottages are home to 96 residents. The Commons Building includes the facility reception area, Resident Bank, Gift Shop, Rehabilitation Therapies, Chapel, Supplies, Plant Services, Dietary, Support Services, Staff Development, Administration offices and Conference Rooms. The Cottages bear the names of Alaskan rivers and are arranged in alphabetical order along Compassion Circle.
Each cottage is a home that contains 12 private bedrooms/baths situated around a warm, inviting hearth and living area. An open kitchen allows residents and guests to enjoy the aromas and happenings of a kitchen, just like home. Each Cottage includes a Den along with a Spa and beauty/barber shop station. A patio off the dining area provides easy access to the outdoors and gardening opportunities. Large windows in the living area provide views for all to enjoy.
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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.
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.
Job Category: Long Term/Transitional Care Nursing
Req ID: 290106