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Long Term Care Registered Nurse Sign on & Relocation Included!

Maniilaq Association Kotzebue ,AK
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $75,000 to $132,000 Yearly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: dental, life_insurance, medical, vision
Job Description

 

Performs professional nursing duties in the care of geriatric residents. Uses evidence based practice in providing direct care to the residents and supervision of paraprofessional staff. Reports directly to the Long Term Care Director of Nursing or designee.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

·         Initiates and utilizes the nursing process to meet the holistic needs of the patient and family while adhering to the professional standards of conduct, ethics, and practice.

·         Observes the resident’s clinical condition: recognizes, identifies, and interprets serious and/or emergent situations while initiating appropriate nursing interventions.

·         Integrates evidence based practices when developing plan of care and interventions.

·         Develops and implements patient/family teaching programs based on mutually identified health care goals.

·         Documents all observations, nursing interventions, therapeutic measures administered, and status of coordinated activities between nursing and other professional disciplines.

·         Evaluates the residents’ plan of care and revises plan as needed.

·         Safeguards the resident’s right to privacy by judiciously protecting information of a confidential manner.

·         Understands and practices facility safety and emergency preparedness procedures.

·         Assumes responsibility and accountability for individual nursing judgments and actions.

·         Provides guidance and leadership to other personnel in the form of in‐services and orientation/preceptorship and participates in committee activities.

·         Assumes charge nurse duties as assigned, including staffing, supervision and decision-making responsibilities.

·         Participates in departmental and organizational performance improvement activities.

·         Utilizes incident and medication error reporting protocols per policies.

·         Facilitates resident care across multiple disciplines as a member if the interdisciplinary team.

·         Supervises and mentors paraprofessional personnel in the delivery of care in accordance with an established plan of care.

·         Monitors, evaluates and responds to CNA observations and documentation of residents’ behaviors, physical condition, and abilities.

·         Recognizes respects and promotes the integration traditional native values and customs into daily care and routines of the resident.

·         Other duties as assigned.

Benefits include

·         Relocation for the employee and family

·         Sign on/Retention Bonus

·         Yearly continuing education compensation

·         Subsidized housing

·         Retirement

·         PTO earnings & cash out options

·         Free health, dental, vision, life, short and long term disability insurance for the employee

·         And more! Please contact Jeanne.greene@maniilaq.org for additional information.

Company Description
Maniilaq Health Services mission is to work together to provide high quality, culturally relevant health, social, and tribal services.
Come join a compassionate and adventurous team in a wonderful professional work environment. You will get to live above the Arctic Circle, discover Inupiat culture and experience life on the tundra with intriguing people who are balancing the preservation of their traditional language and customs while implementing the knowledge and skills necessary to provide quality service.

Benefits include
• Relocation for the employee and family
• Sign on/Retention Bonus
• Yearly continuing education compensation
• Housing Priority or stipend
• Retirement
• PTO earnings & cash out options
• Free health, dental, vision, life, short and long term disability insurance for the employee
• And more! Please contact jeanne.lawless@maniilaq.org for additional information.

Job Location- https://www.nwabor.org/village/kotzebue/

Kotzebue is located 549 air miles northwest of Anchorage and is 33 miles above the Arctic Circle. There are no highway systems that connect the region with the rest of the state, however Kotzebue’s Ralph Wein Memorial Airport supports daily jet service to Anchorage and Nome as well as smaller bush planes to the 11 surrounding communities.

Maniilaq Association

Why Work Here?

Come for the culture, enjoy the benefits, and live your best self!

Maniilaq Health Services mission is to work together to provide high quality, culturally relevant health, social, and tribal services. Come join a compassionate and adventurous team in a wonderful professional work environment. You will get to live above the Arctic Circle, discover Inupiat culture and experience life on the tundra with intriguing people who are balancing the preservation of their traditional language and customs while implementing the knowledge and skills necessary to provide quality service. Benefits include • Relocation for the employee and family • Sign on/Retention Bonus • Yearly continuing education compensation • Housing Priority or stipend • Retirement • PTO earnings & cash out options • Free health, dental, vision, life, short and long term disability insurance for the employee • And more! Please contact jeanne.lawless@maniilaq.org for additional information. Job Location- https://www.nwabor.org/village/kotzebue/ Kotzebue is located 549 air miles northwest of Anchorage and is 33 miles above the Arctic Circle. There are no highway systems that connect the region with the rest of the state, however Kotzebue’s Ralph Wein Memorial Airport supports daily jet service to Anchorage and Nome as well as smaller bush planes to the 11 surrounding communities.

Address

436 5th Avenue Kotzebue
Kotzebue, AK
USA

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