Registered Nurse - Inpatient/Med/Surg


Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation


Posted Under: Quinhagak, Alaska jobs in Healthcare; Healthcare jobs in zipcode 99655
Posted On: 2019-07-12

For you, the passion and dedication with which you serve defines who you are, not just what you do. It is the force that drives you to provide care, and the same passion with which our people live their lives, and in turn, share their culture. As a member of Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation in Bethel, Alaska, youll be entrusted with ensuring the health and vitality of a culture whose history is as rich and storied as the land they inhabit. Your clinical skills will be challenged to grow as you service the medical needs of over 50 rural communities. Your spirit will be rewarded with the generous compassion that they will share with you in return. Come and experience our culture of care. Responsible for the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, nursing diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation. Is responsible for directing and coordinating nursing care for patients based on nursing practice standards. Collaborates with other healthcare professional to provide quality, cost-effective and efficient care and to achieve the best possible patient outcome. Serves as a resource person when the situation requires. Applies age specific considerations and cultural diversity when rendering patient care. Supports Yukon Kuskokwim Health Corporation's mission statement. Is responsible for care of all patients from birth to elderly, including post-surgical and behavioral health patients. Is responsible for conducting the initial assessment and re-assessment every 24 hours. Must have completed a program of education in nursing from an NLN approved institution. Minimum experience preferred 2 (two) years Med/Surg. In addition, must be licensed in good standing in the State of Alaska as a Registered Professional Nurse. Current BLS & ACLS. YKHC is a qualified designated H1-C critical shortage area and will accept international nurses who have completed the NCLEX, TOEFL and Visa Screen. Benefits Include: Generous PTO beginning at 4.5 weeks Ten paid holidays Comprehensive healthcare coverage Life and Disability Insurance Flexible Spending Account School loan repayment eligibility Tort Claims coverage Retirement plans Employee Wellness Center

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