Providence Health & Services RN - Team Advisor *1.0/Variable *$10,000 Sign-On Bonus* in Seward, Alaska
Providence is calling a Registered Nurse (RN) Team Advisor (LTC Nursing, Day Shift, 1 FTE) to Providence Seward Mountain Haven 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:
PROFESSIONAL STANDARDS: Promote clinical care that meets professional standards of practice with an emphasize on an elder-directed philosophy
TEAMWORK AND COMMUNICATION: May assign work and directs staff. Assists in the creation of supporting systems that enable staff and empower team members to jointly plan and deliver care
LEADERSHIP: Provide visionary leadership. Uses leadership principles to anticipate and influence change
HUMAN RESOURCES: Use independent judgment, effectively recommending and/or taking action related to hiring, selection, evaluating performance, disciplinary action and employee complaints and concerns
QUALITY IMPROVEMENT: Review all quality reports/activities that affect quality of care and quality of life for a group of elders assigned
SERVICE EXCELLENCE: Collaborate with all appropriate departments to promote optimal elder-directed care and customer service
BUDGET AND FINANCIAL RESOURCES: Provide input to the Director of Nurinsg and/or Administrator in the preparation of annual operating and capital budgets
ADMISSIONS, DISCHARGE, TRANSFERS: Serve as a clinical resource to safely manage admission, discharge, and transfers
INVESTIGATIONS: May provide assistance in the investigation of resident, family and employee concerns, such as but not limited to Unusual Occurrence Reports, Employee Injury reports, resident concern or one-one-on meetings
Implement care/services that recognize age/diversity specific needs/issues of customers served
Demonstrate awareness of human and resident’s rights in all aspects of care, treating each resident and co-worker with respect and dignity
Respect the rights of residents and employees, provides privacy and maintains confidentiality
Work collaboratively with Environmental Service and other departments to maintain a safe environment for each resident. Maintains awareness of accident prevention practices and provides a safe environment for the residents and staff
Complete Competency Plan for assigned job and department
Required qualifications for this position includes:
Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing
Must maintain a current Alaska Registered Nurse license
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) card must be from American Heart Association (AHA) upon hire
One (1) year clinical nursing experience
Experience in gerontological nursing is necessary to perform the essential functions of this position
Preferred qualifications for this position includes:
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
Resident Assessment Coordinator Certification
One (1) year clinical supervisory, management or resource
Experience in long term care
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! http://alaska.providence.org/locations/psmh/Pages/default.aspx
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 comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
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.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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.
Job Category: Nurse Lead/Supervisor/Manager
Req ID: 316023