Providence Health & Services Clinical Nurse Manager - Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) in Anchorage, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling a Clinical Nurse Manager to the Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU, 1.0 FTE, Day) at Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska .

The Clinical Manager of Nursing coordinates team in delivery of patient care in a compassionate and ethical manner according to recognized standards and care model. This individual will exercise independent judgement with 24-hour accountability for clinical and operational issues for the PACU, Pre-Op Clinic, Ambulatory Surgery, Endoscopy, and Pain Clinic.

*Relocation and Sign-On Bonus Offered!

In this position you will:

  • Consider factors related to safety, effectiveness, cost, and impact on practice in the planning and delivery of nursing and other services.

  • Provide visionary leadership in the professional practice setting and the profession.

  • Direct and administer assigned functions to ensure high quality, cost-effective patient services which meet or surpass accreditation standards.

  • Interact with and contribute to the professional development of peers and colleagues.

  • Stay informed of current evidence-based protocols and standards for the management for patients in the area of responsibility.

  • Advocate for the protections and rights of individuals, families, communities, populations, healthcare providers, nursing and other professions, and institutions and organizations, especially related to health and safety.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an accredited/approved school of nursing.

  • Bachelor degree in nursing.

  • Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Alaska.

  • Certification in clinical specialty within 12 months of hire.

  • Minimum of 3 years of recent management or supervisory experience. Charge nurse or similar experience may count for up to 2 years of the required experience.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Masters degree.

  • Two years of management experience in like sized unit.

About this Ministry

Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.

As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!

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

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. 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: PACU / Recovery

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 161181