Providence St. Joseph Health

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Providence Magnet Coordinator (RN) in Anchorage, Alaska


Providence is calling an Magnet Coordinator (Nursing Administration, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivery every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position, you will:

  • Leads activities leading to attainment and maintenance of Magnet designation and Pathways to Excellence designation

  • Provides leadership, coordination, and facilitation for an action plan that leads PAMC to obtain Magnet accreditation and re-accreditation, and Pathways to Excellence designation.

  • Serves in the role of organizational expert related to the Magnet Model Components, and Pathways to Excellence.

  • Promotes quality and organizational excellence by leading cross-functional quality and process improvement initiatives.

  • Facilitates and provides oversight for the preparation of documentation, policies and procedures and research activities related to acquiring and maintaining Magnet and Pathways to Excellence designation.

  • Provides expert consultation to individuals, departments, and ministries in support of research and Magnet® and Pathways to Excellence-related efforts.

  • Manages the Magnet and Pathways to Excellence Program budget, ensuring planning, organization, and coordination of human and material resources necessary to support compliance with American Nurses Association Standards of Care and the Standards of Professional Performance and Magnet designation.

  • Facilitates Magnet and Pathways to Excellence education, caregiver professional development, application development and submission, annual reports, collaboration with nursing leaders and nursing staff, budget development and oversight, internal and external consultation, presentations, and mentoring.

  • Serves as Magnet and Pathways to Excellence advisor to the nursing leadership team, and within the broader nursing community, as liaison to the ANCC Magnet Office, and to PSJH system-level efforts.

  • Supports implementation of initiatives by serving on select committees and work groups, and assisting employees charged with implementation of system-wide initiatives.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing

  • Current Alaska State RN License

  • 5 years experience in acute care nursing

  • Working knowledge of regulatory guidelines regarding the conduct of research

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Master's Degree in Nursing or related field

  • Experience working in a Magnet-designated facility

  • Previous success in obtaining Magnet designation and/or re-designation

  • Success in securing extramural funding for research

  • Primary authorship of peer-reviewed publications

  • Experience developing, conducting, and evaluating educational programming

  • Prior project management experience

  • Basic computer skills required. Word, PowerPoint, and Excel

About Providence Alaska Medical Center

Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.

As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Nursing - Other

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 294330