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Providence LPN Unit Coordinator - Long Term Care *1.0 FTE, Days, $7,500 Hiring Bonus and Relocation Assistance* in Seward, Alaska


LTC Unit Coordinator LPN - LTC Administration

The LTC Unit Coordinator assigned to Seward Mountain Haven is a Licensed Practical Nurse. The Unit Coordinator provides administrative support to the LTC unit as request by the Nursing Director by performing various clerical tasks to include appropriately and accurately maintain resident medical records and unit records (both electronically and on paper). Collaborates with team members to coordinate unit activities and flow of information between teams and other entities. This work involves assisting Nurse Managers and Clinical Staff by answering inquiries, referrals and physician's orders over the telephone. Assesses incoming information and coordinates through proper routes. The Unit Coordinator provides assistance to the Medical Providers for coordination of care for all LTC Residents. Maintaining the physician rounding schedule, scheduling appts, & pharmacy correspondence. Coordinates transports for off-campus medical appointments.

Required qualifications

  • Graduate of a School of Nursing

  • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with Current Alaska licensure

  • Current American Heart Association (AHA) - Basic Life Support (BLS)

Preferred qualifications:

  • Two (2) years experience in Long Term Care setting

Our best-in-class benefits are uniquely designed to support you and your family in staying well, growing professionally and achieving financial security. We take care of you, so you can focus on delivering our Mission of caring for everyone, especially the most vulnerable in our communities

About Mountain Haven

Providence Mountain Haven is the first Green House® home in Alaska, which is includes 4-lodges, each with 10-Elders. Teams are self-managed, have consistent staffing, and have strong patient to caregiver ratio. Caregivers typically have 5:1 patient ratio and work 12-hour shifts. Nestled against Iron Mountain, in Seward, AK, it is a great home for Elders to live out their later years!

About the Ministry

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 —

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: P356750
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Nursing-Non-Patient Facing
Job Function: Nursing
Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Career Track: Nursing
Department: 1000 AK SMH ADMIN 2
Address: AK Seward 2203 Oak St

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.