Providence Health & Services RN - Nurse Family Partnership in Anchorage, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling a Family Partnership Registered Nurse (Nurse Family Partnership, Day Shift, 1.0) at Providence In-Home Services in Anchorage, Alaska.

The Family Partnership Nurse will provide home visits to women and their families enrolled in the Nurse Family Partnership Program.

In this position you will:

  • Carry a caseload of up to 25 clients, utilizing nursing processes and clinical expertise to build therapeutic relationships, engage in motivational interviewing and mutual goal setting to assist high risk mothers in developing healthy plans for their families.

  • Be accountable for the delivery of safe, quality care that is individualized for their assigned clients and follows the nursing process in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act (assessment, planning implementation, evaluation).

  • Perform home visits in accordance with PI-HS philosophy and the NFP Model Elements and guidelines.

  • Provide education, support and referral resources in assisting women and their families in attaining their targeted goals.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an accredited/approved school of Nursing

  • Bachelor’s of Nursing (BSN)

  • Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Alaska

  • Valid AK Driver’s license

  • Basic Life Support certification (BLS)

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Basic computer skills

  • Ability to travel for required NFP course work

  • Participation in NCAST Feeding and Teaching Scales training upon hire

  • Variable schedule to meet client needs

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 2 years experience in maternal/child health, public health, home health or mental/behavioral nursing

About Providence Home Health

Providence Home Health is proud to be the oldest and largest home health in the state. We've built a reputation for high quality care and positive relationships with both our clients and their doctors. At Providence, it’s our people who make the difference. In addition to our staff’s knowledge, experience and professionalism, it’s perhaps our friendly, caring manner you’ll appreciate most. We love working with people – and it shows in the quality of care and attention you’ll receive.

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

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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: Day

Job Category: Home Health Nursing

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 185649