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.

South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
HMC CLINIC NURSE (PCN 1114) INTERNAL HOMER MEDICAL CLINIC Homer , AK Nursing Part Time , Variable , VARIABLE Req # 2419 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. Current in BLS and ACLS. 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. 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...
Aug 09, 2020
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGISTERED NURSE - LTC (PCN 1070) LONG TERM CARE Homer , AK Nursing Casual , Variable , Variable Req # 2386 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 Alaska Must keep current with CEU credits as required by the State of Alaska...
Aug 05, 2020
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
ED COORDINATOR (PCN 170) INTERNAL EMERGENCY/OUTPATIENT SERVICES Homer , AK Nursing Full Time , Days , Days Req # 2404 POSITION PURPOSE: The ED Coordinator is fundamental to South Peninsula Hospital’s (SPH) Emergency Department program development, implementation, and evaluation as a Level IV Trauma designated hospital. The ED Coordinator functions as a resource and assists in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of policies, forms, and practice standards for the Emergency Department. The ED Coordinator works in conjunction with the Trauma and Medical Directors as well as the Trauma Coordinator and Director of Acute Care Services. The ED Coordinator is responsible for the organization of services and systems necessary for a multidisciplinary approach to addressing patient care needs throughout the continuum of care. This position serves as a resource for clinical practice and nursing skills in the Emergency...
Aug 05, 2020
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 other areas as appropriate based on...
Aug 05, 2020
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....
Aug 05, 2020
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGISTERED NURSE - CIRCULATOR/PERIOP (PCN 1062) 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....
Aug 05, 2020