Licensed Practical Nurse - Outpatient; $15,000 Relocation, $3,750 Sign On, and Retention Bonus eligible
Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corp

Bethel, Alaska

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Licensed Practical Nurse - Outpatient; $15,000 Relocation, $3,750 Sign On, and Retention Bonus eligible

Bethel, Alaska

The vision: Through Native Self-Determination and Culturally Relevant Health Systems, we strive to be the healthiest people.

At the Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation (YKHC) we administer a comprehensive healthcare system throughout 58 rural communities with a mission of Working Together to Achieve Excellent Health.

YKHC serves 58 federally-recognized Tribes and operates 41 Village Clinics. Our five larger communities are served by five Sub-Regional Clinics. All communities in our service area are served by the 55 bed regional hospital in Bethel.

For more information about our hospital or the region please visit
Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation - We Strive to be the Healthiest People (

Position Summary:
To provide quality nursing care to all patients. To serve as a viable member of the nursing staff, utilizing scope of practice. Provide care to all patients with respect of patient rights and dignity. Actual duties and responsibilities may vary depending on assigned areas
May be responsible to work in conjunction with Health Aides to ensure rooms are stocked and check-lists are completed. May assist in ordering medical supplies. While not taking call as a first responder, will be requested to screen calls over the phone and may be required to assist the mid-levels in the clinic after hours.
Applies age specific considerations and cultural diversity when rendering patient care. Supports Yukon Kuskokwim Health Corporation's mission statement. Is responsible for care of all patients from birth to elderly.

Position Qualifications:

  • Graduate from an LNL school for LPN's or LVN's.
  • In addition must be licensed as an LPN in the State of Alaska in good standing.
  • New graduates accepted. Preferred one year hospital experience.
  • Current CPR certification (BCLS) required.
  • Must be licensed in good standing in the State of Alaska as a Registered Professional Nurse.
  • Current BLS. The successful candidate will be required to pass and maintain competencies for this position.
  • IV certification course.
  • Preferred. Non-Violent Crisis Intervention Certification.
  • Office machines (i.e., multi-line telephones, computers, copy machines, etc).
  • Medical equipment as appropriate (dynamapp, thermometer, etc)
  • Knowledge of medical terminology.
  • Ability to work in patient care setting.
  • Knowledge of psychiatric patients.
Benefits Include:
  • Generous PTO - beginning at 4.5 weeks
  • Ten paid holidays
  • Comprehensive healthcare coverage
  • Life and Disability Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Retirement plans
  • Employee Wellness Center


Additional Information:
ID:11149Location:BethelDepartment:Outpatient ClinicsEmployment Duration:80 Full timeTemporary Status:Not ApplicableHours per Week:40
Yukon Kuskokwim Health Corporation is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status and any other basis protected by law. Individuals with disabilities needing assistance in the recruitment process are encouraged to contact Human Resources directly.

Under P.L. 93-638, preference is given to Alaska Native/American Indian applicants.

For more information, please contact the YKHC Recruitment Department at or phone (907) 543-6060 and ask to speak with a recruiter.

To view more positions available please visit YKHC Career Center (

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