Providence Health & Services Registered Nurse - Medical/Surgical in Kodiak, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling a Medical Surgical Registered Nurse to Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center in Kodiak, AK.

The Registered Nurse will assess patient needs, plans, perform interventions, evaluate responses to care and documents this nursing process.

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

In this position you will:

  • Perform nursing history and physical examination and review pertinent medical information to determine patient needs.

  • Carry out the plan of care of the individual, including medical orders, and the plan of care identified by other involved disciplines. Evaluate the response of patient to interventions and revise plan of care as needed.

  • Identify learning needs and initiate measures to meet the educational need of patient and family.

  • Document nursing process in an accurate legible and timely manner.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Completion of an accredited nursing program.

  • Associates Degree.

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

  • BLS or ability to acquire within ninety (90) days of date of hire.

  • ACLS or ability to acquire within six (6) months of date of hire.

  • Two (2) years Registered Nurse experience in an acute setting.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree.

About Kodiak Island Medical Center

Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center (PKIMC) provides comprehensive health care to residents and visitors of Kodiak Island. This critical access hospital features 25 acute care beds, including four birthing suites, one OB triage room, and two ICU beds. In addition, the Elder House, PKIMC’s long term care facility, has 22 beds.

PKIMC provides an extensive array of inpatient and outpatient services, including emergency department, surgery, laboratory services, maternity, general medicine, physical therapy, occupational therapy, respiratory therapy, sleep studies, specialty clinics, diagnostic imaging services and pharmacy and is staffed by a mix of primary care physicians, surgeons and specialists who provide family practice, internal medicine, obstetrics, radiology and general practice.

For more information regarding Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center, please click on the following link: http://providence-kodiakhealthcare.jobs/

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 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: Medical/Surgical Nursing

Location: Alaska-Kodiak

Req ID: 138404