HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Charge RN - OB & Post Partum, Nights in Anchorage, Alaska

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 Clinical Resource Obstetrical Registered Nurse (RN) who renders individualized comprehensive nursing care to meet patients’ physical, psychological, spiritual, social, cultural and educational needs. The RN provides the best possible preventative, supportive, and rehabilitative nursing care to meet the needs of Obstetrical, Gynecological and low risk new born patient needs 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. Additional responsibilities include completion of staff schedule, participates in performance evaluations and assists with development of educational needs of staff.

Implements and assesses the daily function of nursing care and services provided in the unit on all shifts. The RN Clinical Resource is supportive and knowledgeable regarding the established standards of care and practice, policies and procedure of the nursing services at Alaska Regional Hospital. The RN Clinical Resource Accountable for maintaining and improving own nursing knowledge and skills (competence). Supports hospital's mission and vision statements and goals.

  • Current State of Alaska licensure as an RNrequired.
  • Current BLS and ACLS Healthcare Provider certification with the American Heart Associationrequired.
  • Knowledge of State of Alaska law, Nurse Practice Act, Federal/regulations and Joint Commission standards

    Knowledge of specialty equipment and tools:

    Other: AWHONN Fetal Monitoring Course (Association of Women’s health Obstetrical and Neonatal Nursing). Course completion due within one year of hire. Other: S.T.A.B.L.E. (Sugar and Safe Care, Temperature, Airway, Blood Sugar, Lab and Emotional Support) Course completion due with in one yearof hire.

    EXPERIENCE:

    þ 2 years experience acute care work histor*y preferred. *

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Charge RN - OB & Post Partum, Nights

Location: Alaska-Anchorage-Alaska Regional Hospital

Requisition ID: 01406-6065