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
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGISTERED NURSE - AC (PCN 348) ACUTE CARE Homer , AK Nursing Full Time , Variable , Variable Req # 2603 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 areas as appropriate...
Apr 18, 2021
Part Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
HMC CLINIC NURSE (PCN 983) INTERNAL HOMER MEDICAL CLINIC Homer , AK Nursing Part Time , Days , T, W, Th Req # 2601 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 periods,...
Apr 18, 2021
Full Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGISTERED NURSE - PRE-OP/PACU (PCN 326) SURGICAL SERVICES Homer , AK Nursing Full Time , Days , Days Req # 2518 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...
Apr 13, 2021
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
LPN/REGISTERED NURSE - LTC (PCN 413) LONG TERM CARE Homer , AK Nursing Casual , Variable , 12a-1159p Req # 2517 HOURS AND SHIFTS: Must be willing to work a variety of shifts between Sunday through Saturday 12:00 am - 11:59 pm. POSITION PURPOSE: Utilizes the nursing process to plan and provide patient care to patients according to established standards and practices. NATURE AND SCOPE: The Registered Nurse provides primary patient care as outlined in this position description. Standards for nursing practice have been established by the Alaska State Board of Nursing, state statute, American Nurses Association and the American Association of Office Nurses. The Registered Nurse provides care to clients of South Peninsula Hospital (SPH) in accordance with established practice standards and state and federal regulations. The Registered Nurse performs all of the...
Apr 13, 2021
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
LPN/REGISTERED NURSE - LTC (PCN 979) LONG TERM CARE Homer , AK Nursing Casual , Variable , Variable Req # 2516 HOURS AND SHIFTS: Must be willing to work a variety shifts between Sunday through Saturday, 12:00 am - 11:59 pm. POSITION PURPOSE: Utilizes the nursing process to plan and provide patient care to patients according to established standards and practices. NATURE AND SCOPE: The Registered Nurse provides primary patient care as outlined in this position description. Standards for nursing practice have been established by the Alaska State Board of Nursing, state statute, American Nurses Association and the American Association of Office Nurses. The Registered Nurse provides care to clients of South Peninsula Hospital (SPH) in accordance with established practice standards and state and federal regulations. The Registered Nurse performs all of the...
Apr 13, 2021
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGISTERED NURSE - Med Sug/ICU (PCN 1062) ACUTE CARE Homer , AK Nursing Casual , Variable , Variable Req # 2385 POSITION PURPOSE: Utilizes the nursing process to plan and provide patient care to patients 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...
Apr 13, 2021
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGISTERED NURSE - CIRCULATOR/PERIOP (PCN 1065) SURGICAL SERVICES Homer , AK Nursing Casual , Days , M-F, 0645-1515 Req # 2347 POSITION PURPOSE: Utilize the perioperative nursing process to plan and provide total, direct patient care before, during, and immediately after surgery according to established standards and practices. NATURE AND SCOPE: The Perioperative Registered Nurse is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing (or delegating), and evaluating patient care preoperatively, intraoperatively and immediately post operatively. Standards of Perioperative Nursing Practice have been established by the Association of Operating Room Nurses, the Alaska State Board of Nursing, state statute, and the American Nurses Association. The Perioperative Registered Nurse performs all of the activities required to provide perioperative care within the surgical area....
Apr 13, 2021
Full Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGISTERED NURSE - CIRCULATOR/PERIOP (PCN 153) SURGICAL SERVICES Homer , AK Nursing Full Time , Days , M-F, 0645-1515 Req # 2230 POSITION PURPOSE: Utilize the perioperative nursing process to plan and provide total, direct patient care before, during, and immediately after surgery according to established standards and practices. NATURE AND SCOPE: The Perioperative Registered Nurse is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing (or delegating), and evaluating patient care preoperatively, intraoperatively and immediately post operatively. Standards of Perioperative Nursing Practice have been established by the Association of Operating Room Nurses, the Alaska State Board of Nursing, state statute, and the American Nurses Association. The Perioperative Registered Nurse performs all of the activities required to provide perioperative care within the surgical area....
Apr 13, 2021
Full Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGISTERED NURSE - AC (PCN 365) ACUTE CARE Homer , AK Nursing Full Time , Variable , Variable Req # 2594 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...
Apr 13, 2021
Full Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGISTERED NURSE - AC (PCN 324) ACUTE CARE Homer , AK Nursing Full Time , Variable , Variable Req # 2527 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...
Apr 13, 2021
Full Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGISTERED NURSE - ER (PCN 337) EMERGENCY/OUTPATIENT SERVICES Homer , AK Nursing Full Time , Nights , Nights 1900 - 0700 Req # 2528 POSITION PURPOSE: Delivery of age-specific, direct patient care. The Registered Nurse (RN) provides nursing care to patients utilizing the Nursing Process and within the framework of standards for nursing practice as established by the Alaska State Board of Nursing, and the American Nurses Association as well as the Emergency & Outpatient Services department policies and procedures. The RN assumes leadership responsibilities, which include delegation of work to other levels of employees. NATURE AND SCOPE: The RN is accountable for the delivery of quality care to patients and families, according to the individualized needs of the patient and following the nursing process in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act. The RN is responsible for the...
Apr 13, 2021