PeaceHealth is seeking a Home Care Clinical Supv ~ Relocation Assistance Available! for a 1.0 full time equivalent Exempt position. This position will be working Day shift with shift durations of 8 Hours.
If you have a passion for making a difference and are seeking a new adventure in an exciting destination, consider a RN position with us in Ketchikan, Alaska.
PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center Home Health believes it is a privilege to be of service to all persons in our community. We work closely with physicians to develop a plan of treatment that is individual to each patient’s needs.
We are committed to ensuring that every patient receives safe, compassionate loving care every time, every touch.
Our Home Health and Hospice team’s blend of compassion and skill helps our patients to:
Live each day with comfort and dignity
Retain control over their lives
Discover renewed meaning and purpose in life
Ketchikan is a vibrant little city at the southern tip of the Alaskan panhandle, and just a quick 90 minute flight from Seattle. Although it’s known as the Salmon Fishing Capital of the World, Ketchikan also boasts an award winning arts scene with dance theatre and musical performances and a diverse population of artists whose work fills the shops and art galleries in town. With a temperate coastal rainforest area, Ketchikan is much milder than most Alaska locations, and offers amazing outdoor adventures and a quality lifestyle in a smaller community.
We provide a comprehensive benefits package and competitive wages. Relocation assistance is available!
This position is responsible, under the direction of the Manager Patient Services, for providing direct supervision and clinical oversight of the clinical multidisciplinary team which may include management of direct patient care staff and overall coordination of the team’s clinical services as evidenced through outcomes.
Oversee and coordinate day-to-day operations of the assigned clinical services team, including provision of accurate clinical documentation specific to the care plan. Ensures quality patient care/outcomes along with complies with industry and agency standards.
Manage, supervise, coach and train direct patient care staff while providing leadership and serving as a resource in the overall delivery of home health/hospice services. This includes participating in hiring, firing, and staff performance/competency evaluations.
Coordinate team’s activities to ensure efficiency in the delivery of patient care services and systems/operations, cost-effectiveness, staff productivity and timely/accurate communications throughout the continuum of care.
Ensure that services are provided in compliance with regulatory requirements and department policies and procedures.
Coordinate clinical/patient care services cost-effectively within established budget parameters and in a manner that ensure appropriate reimbursement for services rendered. This includes productivity and OBQI benchmarking outcomes within industry standards. Participate in budget planning and monitoring.
Perform program evaluations and prepare written reports as necessary, utilizing data collection and analysis concepts.
Facilitate interdisciplinary team and case conference/meetings and regular one-to-one case lead reviews with case managers and other members of the clinical staff.
Manage/coordinate services for an adult and pediatric population. This includes but is not limited to high-tech, palliative care and IV skills.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Minimum of five years nursing experience, with one to two years in an acute care setting and a minimum of two years Home Health experience within the past five years.
Knowledge of PPS care delivery principles for maximizing patient outcomes.
Knowledge of regulatory guidelines specific to Joint Commission and state agencies.
Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient’s needs.
Current Registered Nurse licensure in the state in which nurse will be practicing.
Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire.
Valid driver’s license (OR, WA or AK as applicable) and proof of auto insurance required.
Please apply online to be considered. For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, WA, is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 800 physicians and providers, a comprehensive laboratory system, and ten medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues to serve communities when invited to do so with a spirit of collaboration and stewardship – the spirit of health.
We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package and a collaborative, Mission-driven work environment! To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Ketchikan, AK community please visit our homepage: www.peacehealth.org/careers.
Location: Ketchikan, AK, The Plaza (305) Job Category: Management/Executives; Nursing - RN Patient Care Shift: Day Shift Length: 8 Hours FTE: 1.0 Work Type: Full Time Hourly compensation starts at: $41.05, more depending on experience Required Certifications/Licensure: Basic Life Support; Drivers License; Registered Nurse - Alaska
PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.
The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.
Posting Notes: Ketchikan, AK || Management/Executives; Nursing - RN Patient Care || Full Time || CARE CONTINUUM SVCS
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Washington, is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 800 physicians and providers, a comprehensive laboratory system, and ten medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout th...e Northwest. In 1890, Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues to serve communities when invited to do so with a spirit of collaboration and stewardship. This is The Spirit of Healing—The Spirit of PeaceHealth. PeaceHealth is an EEO/AA Employer.