Providence Health & Services Primary Care Registered Nurse Aniak Cottage ($2500 Sign on and Relocation) in Anchorage, Alaska


Providence is calling a Primary Care Registered Nurse to the Aniak Cottage at Providence Extended Care in Anchorage, AK .

Are you searching for an exciting opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others? Providence Extended Care is looking for a fantastic Primary Care Nurse (PCN) who will work as a collaborative member of a cottage nursing team. The Primary Care Nurse will be in charge of resident care for a specific group of residents, to include, being the point of contact for resident information, supervision of team members, update care plan as changes take place and at least quarterly, and coordinate referrals to other members of the interdisciplinary healthcare team. You will provide quality care when it comes to administering medications and treatments, and provide direct licensed nursing care to a group of residents on a given shift. You will partner closely with physicians, nurse practitioners, C.N.A.s, of resident changes of condition and receive orders thereafter. You have the opportunity to collaborate with all other healthcare professionals as needed for service for appropriate residents. We promote a resident directed care model in the cottage setting at extended care, utilizing every aspect of the environment/care model to promote quality of life and a sense of belonging.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing.

  • Current Alaska Registered Nurse license.

  • Proficiency 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.)

  • Supervision/leadership experience.

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.

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

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 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 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: Evening

Job Category: Long Term/Transitional Care Nursing

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 142620