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Nurse Practitioner - Behavioral Health Job
PeaceHealth | Ketchikan, Alaska
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Job Description

Req ID: 143934

NP job in Behavioral Health.  Explore Alaska, serve a great community, and earn exceptional compensation!

Make a difference in the community you serve.  Ketchikan, Alaska is perfect if you are looking for an outdoor playground, small town living and co-workers who will treat you like family.  Here are some great things about Ketchikan:

YouTube vidoe of Ketchikan: www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZTKNRyRThr8

*Housing with world class views!  Ketchikan has some amazing housing deals, and no matter where you live there the views are sure to be extraordinary.

*We offer a hospital based day care with minimal cost to employees.

*The people of Ketchikan are warm, engaged and welcoming.  Those who are new to Ketchikan are amazed at how easy it is to get involved in the community, and in all the help they find getting settled in.

*It’s the “Salmon Capital of the World.”  Huge runs of salmon migrate from the ocean in to the local waters.  Come experience world class fishing and catch a 30lb King Salmon on your lunch break!

*Kayak the local waters and enjoy some of the most scenic views in the world.  Don’t forget to make your way to the seven state parks on the island, too!

*Art and Culture: Home to a diverse population of artists that captures Alaska’s beauty and cultural attributes.  You’ll also find frequent theater and musical performances all year long!

*Enjoy incredible seafood cuisine:  Not only is the salmon fresh, restaurants serve up some of the best halibut, crab, shrimp, oysters and clams- all of which are locally sourced.

*Schools in Ketchikan are top notch.  The city offers educational alternatives with two charter schools and an alternative high school.  The island also has a University of Alaska Southeast campus.

*Great access to the lower 48!  Just a 90 minute flight from Seattle, with many direct flights daily. 

Practice Highlights

  • System-wide EPIC EMR
  • 2 Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner practice
  • System engagement in implementing all ACA related deliver improvements
  • Monday-Friday, no call required
  • Volunteer opportunity to serve on medical mission teams in El Salvador
  • Compensation up to MGMA 75%
  • Loan forgiveness through PeaceHealth or Alaska SHARP program

Hospital Highlights

  • Summer of 2016 will showcase our $60 million hospital renovation project
  • Named one of the top critical access hospitals in the U.S.
  • Exemplary performance in multiple areas including surgical care, pneumonia, heart failure and more
  • 25 physicians and advance practice clinicians

PeaceHealth offers competitve compensation and robust benefits.  Relocation assistance is available.

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If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Danny Keo.

Phone:  360-729-1009

Email:  dkeo@peacehealth.org

About PeaceHealth
 

PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, WA, is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 800 physicians and providers, a comprehensive laboratory system, and ten medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues to serve communities when invited to do so with a spirit of collaboration and stewardship – the spirit of health.

To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Ketchikan community, along with our benefits offered, please visit our homepage www.peacehealth.org/careers.

Get a feeling for the Spirit of PeaceHealth through this three-minute video, and visit us on Facebook or LinkedIn!

PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.

The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.

~DSK~

Location: Ketchikan, AK, Modular (304)
Job CategoryNP, PA, CNM, CRNA
Shift:  Variable
FTE:  1.0 
Work Type:  Full Time

Posting Notes: Ketchikan, AK || NP, PA, CNM, CRNA || Full Time || BEHAVIORAL HLTH SVCS

About PeaceHealth

PeaceHealth is a not-for-profit health care system sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace, with services in Washington, Oregon and Alaska. PeaceHealth's rigorous pursuit of exceptional medicine springs from its mission, values, and commitment to provide healing and compassionate care to patients and families.

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