RN - Long Term Care *0.9 FTE, Night Shift, Up to $10,000 Hiring Bonus and Relocation Assistance*
Posted on: May 9, 2022
Providence is calling a Primary Care Registered Nurse ( PVMC ICF
Nursing , Night Shift, 0.9 FTE) at Providence Valdez Medical Center
in Valdez, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering
every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is
accessible for all - especially those who are poor and
$10,000 Hiring Bonus for eligible external candidates who meet all
conditions for payment - this is in addition to the fantastic
benefits and compensation package offered by Providence that begin
on your first day of employment.
Apply Today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a
text with some additional questions from our Modern system.
In this position you will:
- Communicate closely with the resident and their family. Provide
the Primary Nurse's name card to each family/resident to promote
direct access to their contact person. Keep the resident/family
informed of needs or changes.
- Supervise overall resident care for a specific group of
residents within scope of practice according to licensure. This
includes performing a month end chart review, to includes but not
limited to, MAR, TAR, Physician orders match from month end to the
new month prior to end of month to ensure that resident needs are
addressed, documentation is accurate and interventions are
achieving the desired outcome. Match the Resident Daily Care Plan
(RDCP) to the Care Plan for accuracy. This includes review of the
progress notes for any plans that may not have been brought forward
at the time of the writing of notes to the care plan and the
- Administer medications and treatments and provides direct
licensed nursing care for a specific group of residents on a given
- Contact other members of the healthcare team as needed.
Complete physician orders, insuring diagnosis, or condition with
each order. Evaluate justification for each medication as medically
necessary. Coordinate efforts to reduce medications. Refer to
nursing/social worker intervention prior to gaining an order for a
psychoactive medication. Consult supervisor for possible plan of
care actions prior to requesting medication or calling the
- Report is given to the CNA's and gains a return report from the
CNA's during the shift.
- Collaborate with all other healthcare professionals as needed
for service for appropriate residents. Observe and report
significant findings to other healthcare professionals. Keep
supervisor informed of significant events and changes in condition.
Collect data during 7 day assessment MDS periods and provides
information to supervisor.
- Assess residents within the scope of practice according to
Required qualifications for this position include:
- Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing.
- Current Alaska Registered Nurse license.
- Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
- 6 months of experience in a health care facility preferred
(acute care, long term care, rehabilitation center)
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Supervision/leadership experience
About the Providence Valdez Medical Center
Providence Valdez Medical Center is a 21 bed Critical Access
Hospital and we employ about 100 people (87 FTE's). Of those 21
beds, 10 are licensed Long Term Care beds and 11 are Acute/Swing
Beds. We have four physicians on our active medical staff who
practice out of the Valdez Medical Clinic. Our average daily census
is three-four inpatients and 20-30 outpatients. Our facility
contains an emergency room, labor room, post-partum, nursery,
cardiac room, orthopedic, and med/surg rooms. We also have an
operating room for emergency surgeries and elective procedures,
C-sections, hernias and appendectomies. All our beds are licensed
for "swing bed" status of which 1-3 are usually occupied.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers.
For more information, visit
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.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals,
care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care
and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving
the poor and vulnerable. 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
Job Category: Long Term/Transitional Care Nursing
Req ID: 349255
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to see, hear and value everyone who walks through our doors.
Working with us means that regardless of your role, we'll walk
alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support
others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an
inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is
essential, heard and respected.
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hospitals, 1,085 clinics and a comprehensive range of health and
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Oregon, Texas and Washington.
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people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than
100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Delivering
services across seven states, Providence is committed to touching
millions of more lives and enhancing the health of the American
West to transform care for the next generation and beyond.
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