Providence Health & Services LPN Primary Care - Transitional Care Center (Sign on bonus $2500 for external new hires) in Anchorage, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling a Primary Care Licensed Practical Nurse to the Providence Transitional Care Center in Anchorage, AK.

If you are looking for a quality organization to work for, then come join us at Providence Transitional Care Center. Our Primary Care Nurses (PCN) work as collaborative members of a cottage nursing team who supervise and provide excellent care for a specific group of residents. You will focus on building relationships with patients in your daily job duties such as administering medications/treatments, assisting with care/interventions, life engagement, supervision of team members, monitoring implementation of the care plan, and coordinating referrals to other members of the interdisciplinary healthcare team. You are making a difference when you effectively communicate and ease the way for residents and their families. Your role is crucial when working with C.N.A.s on shift reports so team members are updated on what care has been provided. You have the opportunity to join forces and learn from other healthcare professionals to provide the best service possible for residents. The transitional care team demonstrates awareness of human and resident right’s in all aspects of care, and we treat each resident and co-worker with respect and dignity.

*Relocation Assistance not available.

Providence offers great benefits: excellent health plans, retirement, education reimbursements, and many opportunities for career growth.

This posting is not a specific job vacancy. This posting serves to establish interested candidates for current or future opportunities for Licensed Practical Nurse positions at various locations and various shifts at Providence Transitional Care.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an accredited/approved school of nursing as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN).

  • Current license in the State of Alaska as a License Practical Nurse at time of hire.

  • Proficient in medication administration.

  • Ability to clearly articulate and communicate ideas verbally and in writing.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Six (6) months nursing experience in a health care facility (acute care, long term care, rehabilitation center).

  • Ability to become proficient in IV therapy within scope of practice according to licensure.

About the Transitional Care Center

The Transitional Care has a total of 52 beds with a variety of health rehabilitation issues (ages 20 and up). This is an exciting, busy unit with constant change, many admits, discharges.

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: Variable

Job Category: Long Term/Transitional Care Nursing

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 152518