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Charge RN Intensive Care Unit

Company: Alaska Regional Hospital
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: February 10, 2024

Job Description:

Description IntroductionDo you currently have an opportunity to make a real impact with your work? With over 2,000 sites of care and serving over 31.2 million patient interactions every year, nurses at Alaska Regional Hospital have the opportunity to make a real impact. As a(an) Charge RN Intensive Care Unit you can be a part of change.BenefitsAlaska Regional Hospital, offers a total rewards package that supports the health, life, career and retirement of our colleagues. The available plans and programs include:

  • Comprehensive medical coverage that covers many common services at no cost or for a low copay. Plans include prescription drug and behavioral health coverage as well as free telemedicine services and free AirMed medical transportation.
  • Additional options for dental and vision benefits, life and disability coverage, flexible spending accounts, supplemental health protection plans (accident, critical illness, hospital indemnity), auto and home insurance, identity theft protection, legal counseling, long-term care coverage, moving assistance, pet insurance and more.
  • Free counseling services and resources for emotional, physical and financial wellbeing
  • 401(k) Plan with a 100% match on 3% to 9% of pay (based on years of service)
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan with 10% off HCA Healthcare stock
  • Family support through fertility and family building benefits with Progyny and adoption assistance.
  • Referral services for child, elder and pet care, home and auto repair, event planning and more
  • Consumer discounts through Abenity and Consumer Discounts
  • Retirement readiness, rollover assistance services and preferred banking partnerships
  • Education assistance (tuition, student loan, certification support, dependent scholarships)
  • Colleague recognition program
  • Time Away From Work Program (paid time off, paid family leave, long- and short-term disability coverage and leaves of absence)
  • Employee Health Assistance Fund that offers free employee-only coverage to full-time and part-time colleagues based on income.Learn more about Employee BenefitsNote: Eligibility for benefits may vary by location.

    It is an exciting time to be a nurse at HCA Healthcare! Come unlock your career potential and see how rewarding it can be to reach your personal and professional goals. Help to advance the practice of nursing and improve positive outcomes for your patients as a (an) Charge RN Intensive Care Unit. We want your knowledge and expertise!Job Summary and QualificationsAs a Charge Nurse in the ICU you are a highly qualified, expert clinician who possesses advanced care skills and has demonstrated strong critical thinking skills in the face of change, intervention, and crisis. You will be responsible for the day-to-day activities in the unit. You will respond to the immediate or emergent needs of staffing to augment quality patient care. Our team is seeking passionate individuals who are ready to take their career to the next level! In this role:
    • You will facilitate interventions to meet patients' physical, psychological, spiritual, social, cultural and educational needs; coordinates functions with physicians and other departments of the hospital in a spirit that fosters positive working relationships
    • You will possess excellent interpersonal, time management and communication skills
    • You will serve as role model, mentor, educator, and evaluator in the Critical Care area for the staff is essential.
    • You will triage, assess and treat patients of all ages
    • You will manage multiple cases simultaneously providing general nursing care and prioritizing needs continually
    • You will demonstrate the ability to manage and coordinate patient care, maintaining departmental flow and directing the staff assignments as needed.
    • You will work with the Manager and Director on department staffing; hiring, evaluating, guiding, disciplining, and scheduling of staff.
    • You will act in a composed and professional manner, especially under pressure
    • You will provide follow up care instructions to patients and make necessary referrals
    • You will maintain accurate and up-to-date patient charts
    • You will assist in coordinating functions with physicians and other departments of the hospital, with a focus on patient safety
      What qualifications you will need:
      • Current Alaska nursing license in good standing
      • Minimum requirement: two years of critical care experience required to include open heart recovery
      • Associate's Degree in nursing required, bachelor's preferred
      • CCRN preferred
      • American Red Cross or American Heart Association Basic Life Support Course (BLS or BCLS) and Certification
      • American Red Cross or American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certified (ACLS) within six months of hire
      • Leadership and management experience is highly desirable. HCA Healthcare's Alaska Regional Hospital is known for our expertise, compassion and skills. We are committed to delivering patient-centered care to every patient on every visit for our 250 plus bed facility. Year after year, Alaska Regional receives 5-star ratings for heart attack treatment, bowel obstruction treatment, and colorectal surgery.
        Based in Anchorage, Alaska Regional is located in a thriving community offering plenty of opportunities to capitalize on the Alaskan lifestyle. Alaska offers some of the most incredible scenic beauty around the world which draws visitors year-round who come for a vacation and end up making Alaska home.
        We are part of the HCA Healthcare network - which includes more than 300 affiliate facilities across the country offering our colleagues the opportunity for travel and relocation. HCA Healthcare and Alaska Regional are inspired by our mission to care for and improve human life to create a positive impact in our community.
        HCA Healthcare has been recognized as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies - by the Ethisphere Institute more than ten times. In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.
        "There is so much good to do in the world and so many different ways to do it."- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.

        HCA Healthcare Co-Founder Be a part of an organization that leverages our size to make a real impact in our industry! Our Talent Acquisition team is reviewing applications for our Charge RN Intensive Care Unit opening. Submit your application today and help advance the practice of nursing.We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Keywords: Alaska Regional Hospital, Anchorage , Charge RN Intensive Care Unit, Healthcare , Anchorage, Alaska

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