Providence Health & Services RN Fellowship NICU in Anchorage, Alaska


Providence is calling a Registered Nurse to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) fellowship opportunity at the Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, AK.

In this position you will:

  • Participate in a six-month preceptor guided training program designed for experienced RNs new to providing care to neonates.

  • Be competent to access and analyze patient information and history with an understanding of the cognitive, physical, emotional/psychosocial, spiritual, and chronological maturation process.

  • Direct and coordinate the care given by Patient Care Technicians, Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs), Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs), students, volunteers, and ancillary personnel.

  • Perform all duties in a manner that supports team concept, collegial, collaborative caring, and respectful, reflecting the philosophy of the Department of Nursing and the Sisters of Providence Mission.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an accredited/approved school of Nursing.

  • Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Alaska at time of hire.

  • Variable schedule to meet department needs.

  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks, and work with a variety of health unit teams.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

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

About the NICU

The Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU) is the only level III NICU in the state of Alaska. The NICU has a bed capacity of 42 with an average length of stay of 24 days. Significant subgroups include premature infants <37 weeks gestation, newborns with respiratory compromise, congenital anomalies and medical complications. Care in the NICU incorporates an interdisciplinary team collaboration to develop, implement, and evaluate an individualized plan of care.

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: RN - New to Specialty

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 138011