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RN - Medical Overflow Unit

Anchorage, AK, United States

Description

SHIFT: Mixed (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Alaska Regional Hospital

 

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 technology.


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 employees.

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.


POSITION SUMMARY:

A Medical Overflow Unit Registered Nurse (RN) renders individualized comprehensive nursing care to meet patients' physical, psychological, spiritual, social, cultural and educational needs.  The Medical Overflow Unit  RN provides the best possible preventative, supportive, and  nursing care to each patient based upon the nursing process and in accordance with hospital policy and procedure; coordinates functions with physicians and other departments of the hospital in a spirit that fosters positive working relationships.  The Medical Overflow Unit  RN works collaboratively with Social Service and Pastoral care to support and provide families emotional and end of life resources such as Hospice to facilitate a dignified end.

Qualifications

LICENSE REQUIRED:  Registered Nurse – State of Alaska

CERTIFICATIONS:  BLS Required

                         

EDUCATION:

 

q  Less than high school

q  High school or GED

q  Vocational/Technical

þ  2 year/Associate Degree

q  4 year/Bachelor Degree

q  Post Graduate Degree

þ  Knowledge of State of

     Alaska law, Nurse Practice Act,

     Federal/CMS regulations and  

     Joint Commission standards

þ  Knowledge of specialty

     equipment and tools:

 

EXPERIENCE:

   

þ  Medical/Oncology nursing

      experience preferred

þ  Chemotherapy Certification

      preferred

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Alaska Regional Hospital
Facility: Alaska Regional Hospital
Job ID: 01406-6361
Category: Nursing - Professional
Contract: Full-time
Shift: Mixed (rotating weekends)
Job Class: Regular

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