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Providence Health & Services RN - Nurse Family Partnership in Anchorage, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling a Family Partnership Registered Nurse (Hhc Nurse Family Partnership, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence In-Home Services in Anchorage, 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:

  • Possess knowledge of developmental needs and competent in the assessment and treatment as it relates to the age of the patient population served

  • Conduct and document a comprehensive patient assessment as it related to the NFP domains

  • Perform home visits in accordance with PI-HS philosophy and the NFP Model Elements and guidelines

  • Follow nursing process in implementing NFP into care

  • Provide education, support and referral resources in assisting women and their families in attaining their targeted goals

  • Consult and collaborate with other professional involved in providing services to women and families

  • Perform procedures and treatments according to accepted department/unit protocols, guidelines, standards and the Nurse Practice Act

  • Legibly and electronically documents client care activities and information in an accurate, concise, and timely manner.

  • Develop and maintain community relationships to support client referrals

  • Demonstrate advancement of professional nursing practice through continuing education, required training, certification, and participation in department and unit activities

  • Identify concerns and takes appropriate action(s) to involve colleagues and management in the development and promotion of a safe patient care environment

  • Participate in bi-weekly team meetings and bi-weekly case conferences

  • Promote and role models collaborative practice and relationships with other health care professionals

  • Monitor patient’s condition, notes changes in status, utilizes judgment and takes appropriate action

  • Consistently demonstrates and incorporates principles and policies of safety and infection control as defined by policy and procedure, National Patient Safety Goals and Emergency Response procedures

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an accredited/approved school of Nursing

  • Bachelor’s of Nursing (BSN) degree

  • Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Alaska

  • Valid AK Driver’s license

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 2 years experience in maternal/child health, public health, home health or mental/behavioral nursing

About Providence Home Health

Providence Home Health is proud to be the oldest and largest home health in the state. We've built a reputation for high quality care and positive relationships with both our clients and their doctors. At Providence, it’s our people who make the difference. In addition to our staff’s knowledge, experience and professionalism, it’s perhaps our friendly, caring manner you’ll appreciate most. We love working with people – and it shows in the quality of care and attention you’ll receive.

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

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

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: Home Health Nursing

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 258448

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