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
LPN/REGISTERED NURSE - LTC (PCN 1070) LONG TERM CARE Homer , AK Nursing Casual , Variable , Variable Req # 2667 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/Registered Nurse in the State of Alaska Must...
Sep 13, 2021
Full Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
QUALITY ASSURANCE AND INTAKE COORDINATOR (PCN 1132) HOME HEALTH SERVICES Homer , AK Nursing Full Time , Days , 8:00 am - 4:30 pm Req # 2652 WORK SCHEDULE : Monday through Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm with occasional call. POSITION PURPOSE : The Home Health Quality Assurance (QA) and Intake Coordinator 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, managing the insurance verification and authorization process, and scheduling of visits. 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:...
Sep 13, 2021
Full Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGSITERED NURSE - OB/L&D (PCN 1115) ACUTE CARE Homer , AK Nursing Full Time , Nights , Nights Req # 2648 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...
Sep 13, 2021
Full Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGSITERED NURSE - OB/L&D (PCN 1116) ACUTE CARE Homer , AK Nursing Full Time , Variable , Variable Req # 2649 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...
Sep 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....
Sep 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...
Sep 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...
Sep 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...
Sep 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...
Sep 13, 2021
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...
Sep 13, 2021
Part Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
HMC CLINIC NURSE (PCN 379) HOMER MEDICAL CLINIC Homer , AK Nursing Part Time , Variable , Days Req # 2620 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,...
Sep 13, 2021
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...
Sep 13, 2021
Full Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGISTERED NURSE/LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE - LTC (PCN 415) LONG TERM CARE Homer , AK Nursing Full Time , Nights , Nights Req # 2624 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 Registered Nurse/Licensed Practical Nurse in the...
Sep 13, 2021
Part Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
CLINICAL FORENSIC SERVICES RN (PCN 1167) INTERNAL EMERGENCY/OUTPATIENT SERVICES Homer , AK Nursing Part Time , Variable , Variable Req # 2697 POSITION PURPOSE : The Clinical Forensic Services (CFS) registered nurse will ensure the provision of high quality, safe, effective and efficient nursing services to patients/victims of violence. This Forensic Nurse Examiner (FNE) is responsible for responding to abuse and/or assault victims or suspects by providing quality patient care and forensic evidence collection. The FNE integrates activities with other hospital departments, law enforcement agencies, child protective services, victim advocacy, prosecution, community health care professionals and the public. NATURE AND SCOPE: The CFS FNE reports to the CFS Coordinator. The FNE works with patients and family members across the lifespan, neonates, children, adolescents, adults and the...
Sep 13, 2021