Providence Health & Services Registered Nurse, Progressive Care Unit ( PCU - PL ) $5K sign-on + relocation, in Anchorage, Alaska


Registered Nurse – Progressive Care Unit ( PCU)

Learn. See. Build.

That is how a nursing manager at Providence Alaska Medical Center, Progressive Care Unit describes her team. You are always learning something new from the patients. You will see a diverse range of cultures. You will be building your career for the future. As a registered nurse in the Progressive Care Unit (PCU) you will be part of a unique team who treats staff AND patients as part of the family; working together to provide quality nursing care. These are the nurses who take care of patients too sick to stay on a hospital floor (med/surg) but not sick enough to be in the intensive care unit (ICU). With 36 beds in PCU, and overall 440 beds; Providence Alaska Medical Center is the largest hospital in Alaska.

In this position you will:

  • Assess, treat, and care for patients from a variety of age groups and populations

  • Direct, delegate, and manage the care delivered by colleagues and teams of care.

  • Communicate with the health care team, patients, and families on plans of care.

  • Perform all duties in a manner that respects and supports the family centered care model.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Nursing degree/diploma upon hire.

  • Current Registered Nurse license.

  • Current State of Alaska Registered Nurse license by date of hire.

  • Bachelor of Nursing (BSN) or higher required within three (3) years or 20 years of RN experience.

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider card must be from the following authorized governing bodies: American Heart Association (AHA), American Red Cross (ARC), or Military Training Network (MTN) upon hire.

  • Twelve (12) months acute care experience working with the patient population similar to department of hire or completion of the specialty residency located at the facility.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN).

  • One (1) year experience as a Registered Nurse in an acute environment.

  • Prior experience using Electronic Medical Records (EMR) such as EPIC.

  • Prior experience using Microsoft Office Suite.

Did you know?


Alaska Medical Center is a level II trauma center which provides full-service, comprehensive

care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other hospital in the

state. PAMC

was awarded in 2016 the Platinum Performance Achievement by the American

College of Cardiology, the Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement award by the

American Stroke Assoc. and the American Heart Association and also the

“Workplace Well-Being Award” by Anchorage Economics Development Corporation for

providing employees to get access to preventive health care.


is the only state that does not collect a sales tax or an individual state

income tax. You will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife.

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


Thinking about moving to Anchorage, Alaska as an RN in PCU? We provide relocation AND a $5000 sign onbonus! Apply now!

This posting is not a specific job vacancy. This posting serves to establish interested candidates for current or future opportunities for PCU, RN positions for various shifts at Providence Alaska Medical Center.

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: Variable

Job Category: Nursing - Other

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 138297