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Providence Health & Services Emergency Preparedness/Safety Coordinator in Seward, Alaska


Providence is calling an Emergency Preparedness/Safety Coordinator (Emergency Preparedness, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Seward Medical Center in Seward, 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.

In this position you will:

  • Develop policies and procedures that facilitate compliance and program implementation.

  • Be responsible for the development, coordination and implementation of Emergency Preparedness and associated educational programs in accordance with regulatory agencies, including CMS and Homeland Security.

  • Coordinate local PSMCC involvement with Local, State and Federal Emergency Planning exercises as required.

  • Represent PSMCC on the Providence Health and Services Alaska (PHSA) Hospital Preparedness Program coalition to include maintenance and authoring of the PSMCC Emergency Operations Plan and implementing all aspects of that plan in accordance with regulatory agencies, including CMS guidelines and Homeland Security.

  • Establish mechanisms to collect, review, and track data required by local, state, and federal entities which are consistent with PSMCC policies and procedures.

  • Provide general oversight and participates in all disaster drills to include developing/updating of the PSMCC Emergency Operations plan (EOP).


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Associate's Degree

  • HAZWOPER certification within 12 months from date of hire

  • Certification in Healthcare Safety Professional to include completion of Incident Command System (ICS) 100, 200, 700, and 800 within 1 year from date of hire

  • 4 years experience in healthcare related field to include Emergency Preparedness, Safety and/or regulatory compliance

  • Prior experience in program coordination

  • Familiar with healthcare emergency preparedness, including security, safety, HAZMAT, OSHA, NIMS, HICS, HVA, CMS and Joint Commission related criteria

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Experience in Emergency Preparedness and Safety

About Providence Seward Medical Center

Providence Seward Medical and Care Center is a 6-bed critical access hospital and 40-bed long term care facility providing quality health care to residents and visitors. Our team of physicians, nurses, and support staff deliver compassionate, quality care to all patients. We care for the patients ranging from infants to the elderly with services including, primary care, emergency, inpatient, swing bed, lab, radiology, therapies and nursing home care.

Located only 125 miles south of Anchorage on Resurrection Bay, Seward offers a small community feel and access to a multitude of world class outdoor activities such as kayaking, fishing and hiking.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

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 Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Strategy and Planning

Location: Alaska-Seward

Req ID: 232971