RN - Long Term Care *0.9 FTE, Nights, $10,000 Hiring Bonus and RelocationAssistance*
Company: Providence Health & Services
Posted on: August 5, 2022
Description 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 vulnerable. $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
licensure. 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. About
Providence At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of "Know
me, care for me, ease my way." Working at our family of
organizations 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 over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and
a full range of health and social services across Alaska,
California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. 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. Requsition ID: 103343
Company: Providence Jobs Job Category: Patient Care (Non-Acute) Job
Function: Clinical Care Schedule: Full time Shift: Night Career
Track: Nursing Department: 1001 AK PVMC LTC NURSING Address: AK
Valdez 911 Meals Ave 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.
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