South Peninsula Hospital

        

Are you looking to explore a new path – one that balances a rewarding career with quality of life? Would you like to experience the beauty and adventure found only in Alaska? We invite you to discover the opportunities available at South Peninsula Hospital, a modern, full-service hospital located in one of the state’s premier destinations – Homer, Alaska.

Homer, a small, scenic community overlooking Kachemak Bay and the Kenai Mountains, combines a small-town feel with all the services, activities and amenities you want. Whether you are seeking adventure, culture, solitude or scenery, you can find it in Homer.

South Peninsula Hospital, located in the heart of Homer, is a 22-bed, acute care, critical access hospital with an attached 28-bed nursing home. Our staff of over 300 uses state-of-the-art technology and equipment to serve a rural community of over 12,000 patients in an area of over 1,000 square miles. We’re pleased to have been named three times as one of the top 100 critical access hospitals in the nation based on the iVantage Health Analytics’ Hospital Strength survey.

The employer of choice in the area, we offer highly competitive pay, a friendly working environment, promotion opportunities, bonuses, and paid training, as well as generous benefits including student loan forgiveness program, tuition reimbursement, health insurance, wellness program, and generous paid leave and retirement.

Full time, Full Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGISTERED NURSE PRE-OP ASSESSMENT INTERNAL SURGICAL SERVICES Homer , AK Nursing Full Time , Days , 800-1630 Req # 2939 POSITION PURPOSE: This position assesses, plans and implements, evaluates and documents nursing care of patients in accordance with organizational policies and in accordance with standards of professional nursing practice utilizing the framework for professional nursing practice and development. This position utilizes specialized knowledge, judgement and nursing skills necessary to assess data, plan, provide and evaluate care appropriate to the physical developmental age of assigned patients. To provide indirect and direct patient care to pediatric through geriatric patient populations, in the perioperative setting as a valued team member and patient advocate. The PAT process includes many aspects of preparing patients for surgery. Perioperative duties include, but...

Full time, Full Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGISTERED NURSE - ICU float to Acute Care (PCN 1038) ACUTE CARE Homer , AK Nursing Full Time , Nights , Nights Req # 2811 ***NEW GRADUATE RN'S WELCOME TO APPLY*** POSITION PURPOSE: Utilizes the nursing process to plan and provide total, direct patient care to patients on the nursing unit according to established standards and practices. NATURE AND SCOPE: The Registered Nurse (RN) provides primary patient care and supervision for other care team providers, as outlined in this position description. Standards for nursing practice have been established by the Alaska State Board of Nursing, state statute, and the American Nurses Association. The Registered Nurse provides care to clients of SPH in accordance with established policies and evidence-based practice standards, as well as state and federal regulations. The Registered Nurse performs all of the activities required to provide primary...

Full time, Full Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGISTERED NURSE - AC (PCN 817) ACUTE CARE Homer , AK Nursing Full Time , Nights , 7p-7a Req # 2910 POSITION PURPOSE: Utilizes the nursing process to plan and provide total, direct patient care to patients on the nursing unit according to established standards and practices. NATURE AND SCOPE: The Registered Nurse (RN) provides primary patient care and supervision for other care team providers, as outlined in this position description. Standards for nursing practice have been established by the Alaska State Board of Nursing, state statute, and the American Nurses Association. The Registered Nurse provides care to clients of SPH in accordance with established policies and evidence-based practice standards, as well as state and federal regulations. The Registered Nurse performs all of the activities required to provide primary patient care on a specialty-based medical/surgical unit, and works in other...

Part time, Part Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
HMC CLINIC NURSE (REQ #2927 HOMER MEDICAL CLINIC Homer , AK Nursing Part Time , Variable , 8 Req # 2927 POSITION PURPOSE: Utilizes the nursing process to plan and provide patient care to patients according to established standards and practices. KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE: The position of Registered Nurse requires the person possess a current license to practice as a registered nurse in the state of Alaska. Speaking, listening, and basic writing skills are required to communicate with others, and to document care given. Numerical ability is required to calculate drug dosages. The RN must stay current in BLS and ACLS. ENVIRONMENT: Homer Medical Center/South Peninsula Hospital is a combined 22 bed critical access hospital, 28 bed long term care facility, orthopedic and family practice clinics located at the southern end of the Kenai Peninsula. The position requires walking, standing for extended...

South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
HMC CLINIC NURSE (PCN 1165) HOMER MEDICAL CLINIC Homer , AK Nursing Supplemental , Days , Days, Saturdays possible Req # 2621 POSITION PURPOSE: Utilizes the nursing process to plan and provide patient care to patients according to established standards and practices. KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE: The position of Registered Nurse requires the person possess a current license to practice as a registered nurse in the state of Alaska. Speaking, listening, and basic writing skills are required to communicate with others, and to document care given. Numerical ability is required to calculate drug dosages. The RN must stay current in BLS and ACLS. ENVIRONMENT: Homer Medical Center/South Peninsula Hospital is a combined 22 bed critical access hospital, 28 bed long term care facility, orthopedic and family practice clinics located at the southern end of the Kenai Peninsula. The position requires walking,...

Full time, Full Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGISTERED NURSE - ICU (PCN 125) ACUTE CARE Homer , AK Nursing Full Time , Nights , 7p-7a Req # 2886 ***NEW GRADUATES WELCOME TO APPLY*** POSITION PURPOSE: Utilizes the nursing process to plan and provide total, direct patient care to patients on the nursing unit according to established standards and practices. NATURE AND SCOPE: The Registered Nurse (RN) provides primary patient care and supervision for other care team providers, as outlined in this position description. Standards for nursing practice have been established by the Alaska State Board of Nursing, state statute, and the American Nurses Association. The Registered Nurse provides care to clients of SPH in accordance with established policies and evidence-based practice standards, as well as state and federal regulations. The Registered Nurse performs all of the activities required to provide primary patient care on a specialty-based...

Part time, Part Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
QUALITY ASSURANCE AND INTAKE NURSE (PCN 1132) HOME HEALTH SERVICES Homer , AK Nursing Part Time , Days , Days Req # 2652 STARTING PAY: $41.96 - $43.88/hr starting and up, depending on years of experience WORK SCHEDULE: Monday through Friday, 24 hours/week POSITION PURPOSE : The Home Health Quality Assurance (QA) and Intake Nurse is a Registered Nurse. They are responsible for managing all aspects of patient intake, establishing and maintaining relationships with customers and referral sources, responding to customer requests and concerns, and scheduling admissions. They are responsible for overseeing all aspects of home health’s Quality Assurance Performance Improvement (QAPI) program. This nurse will work collaboratively with and provide direction to staff in the delivery of quality services. NATURE AND SCOPE: The position of the QA and Intake Nurse is a non-exempt position. Their...

Full time, Full Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGISTERED NURSE - OB/L&D -Float to Acute Care (PCN 914) ACUTE CARE Homer , AK Nursing Full Time , Nights , 7pm - 7am Req # 2711 POSITION PURPOSE: Utilizes the nursing process to plan and provide total, direct patient care to patients on the nursing unit according to established standards and practices. NATURE AND SCOPE: The Registered Nurse (RN) provides primary patient care and supervision for other care team providers, as outlined in this position description. Standards for nursing practice have been established by the Alaska State Board of Nursing, state statute, and the American Nurses Association. The Registered Nurse provides care to clients of SPH in accordance with established policies and evidence-based practice standards, as well as state and federal regulations. The Registered Nurse performs all of the activities required to provide primary patient care on a specialty-based...

Part time, Part Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGISTERED NURSE - Infusion Clinic (Req # 2865) OP AND INFUSION CLINIC (070) Homer , AK Nursing Part Time , Days , Variable Req # 2865 POSITION PURPOSE: Delivery of age-specific, direct patient care. The specific nature of this position includes safe care and delivery of chemotherapeutic agents ordered by a physician to patients in the treatment of their disease processes. The Infusion/OP RN will be responsible for facilitating care and developing the scheduling of outpatient procedures and providing infusions to select patient groups. This Registered Nurse (RN) provides nursing care to patients utilizing the Nursing Process, within the framework of standards for nursing practice as established by the Alaska State Board of Nursing, the American Nurses Association, The Oncology Nurses Society, and departmental policies and procedures. NATURE AND SCOPE: The RN is...

South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGISTERED NURSE - Acute Care (PCN 973) ACUTE CARE Homer , AK Nursing Casual , Variable , variable Req # 2860 ***NEW GRADUATE RN'S WELCOME TO APPLY*** POSITION PURPOSE: Utilizes the nursing process to plan and provide total, direct patient care to patients on the nursing unit according to established standards and practices. NATURE AND SCOPE: The Registered Nurse (RN) provides primary patient care and supervision for other care team providers, as outlined in this position description. Standards for nursing practice have been established by the Alaska State Board of Nursing, state statute, and the American Nurses Association. The Registered Nurse provides care to clients of SPH in accordance with established policies and evidence-based practice standards, as well as state and federal regulations. The Registered Nurse performs all of the activities required to provide primary patient care...

South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGISTERED NURSE - Acute Care (PCN 915) ACUTE CARE Homer , AK Nursing Casual , Variable , variable Req # 2858 ***NEW GRADUATE RN'S WELCOME TO APPLY*** POSITION PURPOSE: Utilizes the nursing process to plan and provide total, direct patient care to patients on the nursing unit according to established standards and practices. NATURE AND SCOPE: The Registered Nurse (RN) provides primary patient care and supervision for other care team providers, as outlined in this position description. Standards for nursing practice have been established by the Alaska State Board of Nursing, state statute, and the American Nurses Association. The Registered Nurse provides care to clients of SPH in accordance with established policies and evidence-based practice standards, as well as state and federal regulations. The Registered Nurse performs all of the activities required to provide primary patient care...

Full time, Full Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGISTERED NURSE - PRE-OP/PACU (PCN 359) SURGICAL SERVICES Homer , AK Nursing Full Time , Days , Days Req # 2737 POSITION PURPOSE: To provide direct patient care to pediatric through geriatric patient populations, in the perioperative setting as a valued team member and patient advocate. Perioperative duties include, but are not limited to, scheduling surgeries, preoperative teaching to patient and family, outpatient and postoperative assessments. Intra-operative duties to include assistance during IV sedation procedures, i.e.: endoscopies. Postoperative care includes assessments and anesthesia/surgical recovery and assistance. NATURE AND SCOPE: The Perioperative/PACU/Pre-op Registered Nurse will be trained in the scheduling of surgeries, pre and postoperative assessments and anesthesia/surgical recovery, starting IV’s, order entry, charting, IV sedation, communication with other staff members,...

Full time, Full Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGISTERED NURSE - OB/L&D (PCN 348) ACUTE CARE Homer , AK Nursing Full Time , Nights , 7P-7A Req # 2862 ***NEW GRADUATE RN'S WELCOME TO APPLY*** POSITION PURPOSE: Utilizes the nursing process to plan and provide total, direct patient care to patients on the nursing unit according to established standards and practices. NATURE AND SCOPE: The Registered Nurse (RN) provides primary patient care and supervision for other care team providers, as outlined in this position description. Standards for nursing practice have been established by the Alaska State Board of Nursing, state statute, and the American Nurses Association. The Registered Nurse provides care to clients of SPH in accordance with established policies and evidence-based practice standards, as well as state and federal regulations. The Registered Nurse performs all of the activities required to provide primary patient care on a...

South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGISTERED NURSE - LTC (PCN 969) LONG TERM CARE Homer , AK Nursing Casual , Variable , Variable Req # 2836 ***NEW GRADUATE LPN/RN'S WELCOME TO APPLY*** POSITION PURPOSE: The LTC Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)/Registered Nurse (RN) provides skilled nursing assessments and direct care to the LTC resident. This person takes as active role in planning resident care and ensures the quality of care given to the resident. The LPN/RN may function in the role of charge nurse and/or floor nurse by administering medications/treatments to the resident; oversee, monitor, and coordinate care performed by assigned staff per State/Federal regulations. The LPN/RN may be required to provide nursing care in other nursing departments of the facility to meet resident/patient care needs. KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE: Must possess a current license to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of...