Providence Health & Services RN Surgical Team Lead - Cardiothoracic Surgery in Anchorage, Alaska


Providence is calling a Registered Nurse (RN) Surgical Team Lead to Cardiothoracic Surgery (Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) at Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

Sign-on bonus & relocation offered. For more information, please contact .

In this position you will:

  • Serve as the primary coordinator for a surgical speciality(s) that result in well-coordinated patient care; a high degree of staff and physician satisfaction; excellent quality of care delivery; and the coordination of activities of a surgical specialty.

  • Direct and coordinate the care given by members of the Cardiothoracic Surgery team in a collegial manner.

  • Be accountable for the delivery of quality care to patients and families meeting the individualized needs of the patient and following the nursing process in accordance with the Alaska State Nurse Practice Act.

  • Be a preceptor and mentor for all members of the surgical specialty and assume responsibilities of orienting staff.

  • Perform all duties in a manner that supports team concept, collegial, collaborative caring, and respectful, reflecting the mission, vision and core values of Providence Health and Services.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an accredited/approved school of Nursing

  • Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Alaska

  • Certification as a Certified Nurse Operating Room (CNOR) required within 2 years of hire

  • A minimum of two (2) years of OR experience in surgical specialty or sugical specialties

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree

  • Five (5) years of Operating Room (OR) experience

  • Membership in a professional nursing organization or council/chapter

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 a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

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 Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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: Nurse Lead/Supervisor/Manager

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 216359