Providence Health & Services RN Staff Pediatric & Adult Hemophilia in Anchorage, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling a Registered Nurse Staff to the Peds Subspeciality Clinic ( Day shift, 1.0 FTE) at Providence Alaska MedicalCenter in Anchorage, Alaska.

The individual in this role will be care for pediatric and adulthemophilia patients

The registered nurse is accountable for the delivery and

supervision of safe, quality care that is individualized for their assigned

patients and follows the nursing process in accordance with the Nurse Practice

Act (assessment, planning implementation, evaluation). She/He is responsible

for the assessment, treatment and care of patients in populations and ages as

assigned. The registered nurse accepts and promotes professional development as

an integral part of nursing practice. She/He will access, analyze, customize,

coordinate and communicate the patient’s plan of care and activities

collaboratively with other members of the health care team. Families and or

significant others will be included within the plan of care as

appropriate.

In this position you will:

  • Possess knowledge of developmental needs and competentin the assessment and treatment as it relates to the age of the patientpopulation served. Conduct and document a comprehensive patient assessmentupon admission.

  • Consistently demonstrate and promote safe patient carepractices: (i.e. Hand washing/Patient ID, Communication, Reduction ofinfection risks, Medication Safety & Reconciliation, No PreventableDeaths/Injuries, Inclusion of patients/families concerns and access tohealthcare team.)

  • Collaborate with the patient, family and members of thehealthcare team; develops, documents, implements and monitors anindividualized plan of care which reflects a standard of care based onbest practice and evidence-based medicine.

  • Collaborate with the patient, family and members of thehealthcare team; develop, document, implement and monitor anindividualized plan of care which reflects a standard of care based onbest practice and evidence-based medicine.

  • Collaborate with team members, the patient, thepatient’s family and others as appropriate in the development of aproactive discharge plan.

  • Perform procedures and treatments according to accepteddepartment/unit protocols, guidelines, standards and the Nurse PracticeAct.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an accredited/approved school of Nursing

  • Licensed as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the State ofAlaska

  • Able to prioritize multiple tasks, and work with avariety of health unit teams

  • Able to read, write, and speak English

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 1 year Registered Nurse experience in an acute carehospital preferred unless hired as an intern or fellow

About Providence Alaska Medical Center

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! Providence Strategic and Management Services provides a variety of functional and system support services for all eight regions of Providence Health & Services from Alaska to California. We are focused on supporting our Mission by delivering a robust foundation of services and sharing of specialized expertise.

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: Clinic/Ambulatory Care Nursing

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 194980