Providence Health & Services RN - Emergency Department in Anchorage, Alaska


Providence is calling a Registered Nurse to the Emergency Department at Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, AK!

We are offering $5,000 Sign on and Relocation! The Emergency Department Registered Nurse is accountable for the delivery and supervision of safe, quality care that is individualized for the assigned patients, and follows the nursing process in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act (assessment, planning implementation, evaluation).

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

In this position you will:

  • Conduct and document a comprehensive patient assessment upon admission; reassess and apply appropriate advocacy and interventions as indicated.

  • Collaborate with the patient, family, and members of the healthcare team to develop, document, implement and monitor an individualized plan of care, which reflects a standard of care based on best practice and evidence-based medicine.

  • Provide, document, and consult with necessary parties to assure patient and family are educated and in support of the treatment plan.

  • Develop a proactive discharge plan by working with team members, the patient, the patient's family, and others as appropriate

  • Legibly and electronically document patient care activities and information in an accurate, concise, and timely manner.

  • Support and assist with orientation of new staff and students.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Nursing degree/diploma upon hire

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

  • Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Alaska

  • Variable schedule to meet department needs

  • BLS, ACLS Upon hire

  • PALS within 90 days of hire, TNCC, EPNC within 180 days

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN)

  • Current PALS, TNCC

  • One (1) year of experience as an ED RN in an acute care hospital setting

  • Prior experience using Electronic Medical Records, such as EPIC

About this Ministry

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!

Please contact Alison Kindem, hiring recruiter, for more information:

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 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: Emergency Nursing

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 138204