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*RN - Wound Care - St. Elias *0.0 FTE, Day Shift*

Company: Providence
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: May 14, 2022

Job Description:


RN - Wound Care

This Registered Nurse is responsible for coordinating the Wound and Foot Care program. This includes performing Wound/Foot and toenail care, facilitating the Wound Care Team, coordinating and educating staff, collaborating with Medical Staff and interdisciplinary team. The Wound Care nurse is involved in setting facility goals for the wound/skin integrity program. The Wound Care Nurse collects data, analyzes trends, initiates and evaluates improvement processes/outcomes. This position is responsible for preparing and presenting reports to the QI committee, facility leadership and other groups as needed.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's degree in Nursing

  • Current Alaska RN license

  • Must obtain Wound Care Certification within 6 months and Foot Care Certification within 18 months of hire

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) card must be from American Heart Association (AHA) upon hire

  • 2 years in a health care facility (acute care, long term care, or rehabilitation center

    Preferred qualifications:

    • Wound care experience

      Our best-in-class benefits are uniquely designed to support you and your family in staying well, growing professionally and achieving financial security. We take care of you, so you can focus on delivering our mission of improving the health and wellbeing of each patient we serve.

      About St Elias Specialty Hospital

      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.

      St Elias Specialty Hospital 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!

      We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

      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 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 federal law.

      Schedule: On Call

      Shift: Day

      Job Category: Nursing - Other

      Location: Alaska-Anchorage

      Req ID: 351909

      Join us in delivering health for a better world.
      At Providence, our strength begins with understanding. We take time 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.
      Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in 51 hospitals, 1,085 clinics and a comprehensive range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington.
      The Providence family includes:

      • As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more 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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