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Providence Health & Services

This is a Contract position in Seward, AK posted June 30, 2021.

**Description:****Providence is calling a LTC Unit Coordinator LPN (LTC Administration, Variable Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Seward Medical Center 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.**_We are offering LPNs who are not currently working for Providence or one of our affiliates a_ **_$10,000_** _sign on bonus to join our amazing nursing team! $5000 on your first paycheck and $5000 at 12 months. Repayment would be required based on a prorated amount if you do not complete the minimum retention requirement.*_**In this position you will:**+ CLERICAL SUPPORT: Accurately transcribe orders for patients’ plan of care. Performs computer order entry, prints, transcribes and recopies MARs as needed and updates Physician orders and care plan as appropriate. Assists in scheduling treatments. Follows up with physicians to obtain signatures for time sensitive orders. Maintains and operates multiple telecommunication systems. Understands the process for downtime slips. Assists with the ordering of unit and patient care supplies. Processes and follows up on work order requests for any unit repairs. May oversee Nurse and CNA schedules as directed by department manager.+ RECORD KEEPING: Accurately maintain patient charts and unit records according to procedure. Maintains filing system for department charts and chart components. Reviews patient charges and/or charts daily. Assists in developing and maintaining patient charge processes that are current, appropriate and compliant with regulatory agencies.+ COMMUNICATION/TEAMWORK: Communicate in a compassionate and professional manner. Demonstrates professional interpersonal skills and cooperates with other departments and members of the care delivery team to provide optimal continuity of care to patients and their families. Demonstrates commitment to teamwork and interacts harmoniously with others. Collaborates to ensure team success. Supports new orientees in learning department routines.+ CRITICAL THINKING AND ORGANIZATION: Utilize available resources. Recognizes errors/problems and takes corrective action. Demonstrates effective priority setting and organization skills to promote department flow and cost efficiency. Ensures smooth, efficient services and maximizes comfort and confidentiality for the patient. Anticipates and prioritizes workflow and adjusts work assignments to prevent delays and meet work flow demands. Assists with problems resolutions.+ PERSONNEL: Demonstrate knowledge and support of quality improvement goals. Participates in department projects or committees as assigned.**Qualifications:****Required qualifications for this position include:**+ Graduate of a School of Nursing+ Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with Current Alaska licensure+ Current AHA BLS**Preferred qualifications for this position include:**+ Two (2) years experience in Long Term Care setting**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!**We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit****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 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.**Schedule:** Full-time**Shift:** Variable**Job Category:** LPN/LVN**Location:** Alaska-Seward**Req ID:** 292475