SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)
Alaska Regional’s 1,000 employees and medical staff of more than
550 independent practitioners are known for their expertise, compassion and
skills – proving that bigger is not always better. As the only non-medical
hospital in the state with its own landing strip, patients and families from
throughout our state look to Alaska Regional for critical care. The 250-bed
hospital is also recognized for outstanding quality performance,
patient-centered culture, excellent clinical outcomes and cutting-edge
Alaska Regional is part of HCA’s network of more than 300 affiliate hospitals,
outpatient centers and business offices across the country – offering employees
the opportunity for travel and relocation. HCA and Alaska Regional are all
about caring for people, and that care extends to patients, families and
Alaska boasts incredible scenic beauty, drawing visitors year-round who come
for a vacation and end up making Alaska home.
Alaskans enjoy all the amenities of an urban lifestyle – including
performing arts, museums, cultural activities, shopping and fine dining – while
living minutes from outdoor adventures in The Last Frontier.
The Registered Nurse (RN) - Operating Room/OR oversees and directs the care of surgical patients. The Surgery RN is responsible for the care of patients in all-surgical specialties. The RN serves as primary nurse leading the collaboration of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care. Oversees and directs the care of assistive personnel, maintaining final accountability for the care given to assigned patients. When the need arises, the RN will perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
- Graduate of an accredited school of nursing (required) (BSN preferred)
- Alaska RN License in this state (required)
- American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider - must obtain within 30 days from hire date.
- ACLS - must obtain within 6 months from date of hire.
- PALS - must obtain within 6 months from date of hire.
- One-year experience in acute care (preferred).