South Peninsula Hospital

        

Work, play, and live in beautiful Homer, Alaska, on stunning Kachemak Bay! Wonderful quality of life in Homer – friendly people, quality public schools, comprehensive health and wellness care, a vibrant art community, amazing restaurants and world class recreational opportunities – hiking, fishing (salmon, halibut and more!), kayaking, boating, sightseeing and much more!

South Peninsula Hospital (SPH) is the healthcare provider of choice, with a dynamic and dedicated team committed to service excellence. SPH has been three times named a Top 100 Critical Access Hospital out of more than 1,300 critical access hospitals nationwide, based on the iVantage Health Analytic's Hospital Strength survey. 

SPH, located in the heart of Homer, Alaska, is a 22-bed Acute Care, 9-bed Emergency Department, 3 room Labor and Delivery, critical access hospital with an attached 28-bed Long Term Care facility. Our staff of over 500 uses state-of-the art technology and equipment to provide services to our rural community of over 15,000 residents. Homer is located on the Kenai Peninsula, and about a four hour drive to Anchorage.

We offer excellent benefits including medical/dental/vision insurance, $2,000 annual Health Reimbursement Account, 403b retirement plan, $500 annual Health & Wellness reimbursement, generous paid time off/vacation time, student loan assistance, tuition reimbursement, and a relocation bonus!

Apply today at https://jobs.sphosp.org/jobs. If you have any questions, please call our Human Resources Department at 907-235-0950 or email jobs@sphosp.org.

Part time, Part Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REHAB AIDE (Req #3147) INTERNAL REHABILITATION SERVICES Homer , AK Patient Care Services Part Time , Days , variable, Mon-Fri Req # 3147 Day position, Mon-Fri, 20 hours/week STARTING SALARY: $20.81 – $23.44/hr and up (rate of pay range quoted is for 0-8 years of experience, rate is higher with more years of experience, PLUS, when applicable; shift differentials for evenings, nights and weekends) POSITION PURPOSE : The rehabilitation aide will assist the therapists with routine aspects of patient care, equipment maintenance, patient transport, checking inventory, ordering/ stocking supplies, and performing general housekeeping duties ensuring a clean environment for patient care. Good computer, phone and communication skills are required to assist the unit clerk and office staff with a variety of clerical duties in a team environment with the other rehabilitation...

South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
MEDICAL ASSISTANT - HMC (REQ 3004) HOMER MEDICAL CLINIC Homer , AK Patient Care Services Casual , Variable , Variable Req # 3004 STARTING SALARY: $22.86 – $25.75/hr and up (rate of pay range quoted is for 0-8 years of experience, rate is higher with more years of experience, PLUS shift differentials for evenings, nights and weekends) POSITION PURPOSE: Under general supervision in an outpatient clinical setting, provides initial patient triage, assists with coordination of care, administrative services, assists providers, nurses and other support staff with direct patient care, and performs specialized medical procedures of a routine nature, as dictated by established clinical protocol or as directed by a provider. NATURE AND SCOPE : This position falls under the jurisdiction of the Nurse Manager, however all patient care tasks are under the direction of the Provider....

South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
RESPIRATORY THERAPIST (REQ 3136) ACUTE CARE Homer , AK Clinical Professional Casual , Variable , Variable Req # 3136 POSITION PURPOSE: The Respiratory Therapist (RT) administers specified respiratory treatments, medications, and life support to various patients, and conducts diagnostic examination for diagnoses of cardiovascular and pulmonary ailments. KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE: Requires a degree from an accredited school of Respiratory Therapy, with certification and registration from the National Board of Respiratory Therapy Care. Minimum of one year experience in Respiratory Therapy or the equivalent combination of education and experience. Current BLS, ACLS and NRP certification. This individual must possess the ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures or governmental regulation. Must have the ability to...

Full time, Full Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
PHYSICAL THERAPIST - PEDIATRIC/GENERALIST (REQ 3138) REHABILITATION SERVICES Homer , AK Professional Full Time , Days , 8-10 hrs/day Req # 3138 Let your next adventure take you to Alaska. We invite you to join our team of professionals at South Peninsula Hospital (SPH) located in scenic Homer, Alaska. As the largest employer in the community, we offer an extraordinary work/life balance with competitive pay and benefits. Our employees enjoy a rewarding career with astounding opportunities for growth while having the ability to explore the natural habitat and beauty of Alaska. SPH are currently seeking a multi-talented Physical Therapist with skills and comfort in treating primarily pediatric outpatients 0-18 years of age as well assisting in the Acute Care and Long Term Care setting, general inpatient/outpatient and adult/pediatric rehabilitation. A minimum of 3 years of experience is preferred but we...

South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
PHLEBOTOMIST / CLERK 2 (REQ 3123) INTERNAL LABORATORY Homer , AK Patient Care Services Casual , Variable , Variable Req # 3123 STARTING SALARY: $23.21 - $24.63and up (rate of pay quoted is for 0-4 years of experience, rate is higher with more years of experience, PLUS shift differentials) POSITION PURPOSE: This position, under the immediate supervision of the laboratory director, is also supervised by the general supervisor, technical supervisor, and clinical laboratory scientists when appropriate. The scope of responsibility is: To perform phlebotomy and clerking duties as an employee of South Peninsula Hospital both in the hospital clinical laboratory and at Homer Medical Clinic. This will include registering patients into the Hospital Information System (HIS), performing phlebotomy, performing chain of custody drug screen collections, performing Breath Alcohol testing if...

Full time, Full Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
MEDICAL RECORDS CODER 3 (REQ# 3020) INTERNAL HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT Homer , AK Technical Full Time , Days , 8 Req # 3020 STARTING SALARY: $30.61 - $32.49/hr and up, depending on experience; PLUS shift differentials EXCELLENT BENEFITS: Health/Dental/Vision Insurance, $2,000 annual Health Reimbursement Account, Generous Paid Time Off/Vacation Time and Sick Time, 8 Paid Holidays Per Year, Health & Wellness Reimbursement, Annual Retention Bonus, 403b Retirement Plan, Company Sponsored Life Insurance, Student Loan Forgiveness, Tuition Reimbursement, Bereavement Leave, In-House Workout Facility and much more! POSITION PURPOSE: The Medical Records Coder 3 reviews the contents of outpatient, inpatient and Long Term Care records identifying appropriate ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS, HCPC II and CPT codes to the highest specificity using appropriate coding...

Part time, Part Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
CERTIFIED NURSE AIDE - LTC (PCN502) LONG TERM CARE Homer , AK Patient Care Services Part Time , Days , 6a-6p Variable Req # 2891 Starting at $21.97 - $22.97/hr depending on experience, PLUS shift differential pay 40 hours/week, Excellent benefits: medical/health/dental/vision insurance, $2,000 Health Reimbursement Account, $400 Health and Wellness Reimbursement, paid time off, sick leave, and much more! Questions? Call our HR Recruiter at 907-235-0950. ***NEW GRADUATES ELIGIBLE TO APPLY*** $500 Sign On Bonus for ALL Full Time CNAs! POSITION PURPOSE : Member of the LTC Facility health team functioning as a CNA II to provide direct assistance/personal care, including exercises and meals, to residents under the direction of a Registered Nurse and/or Licensed Practical Nurse. The CNA II strives to assist residents to maintain and/or regain their optimal state of...

Part time, Part Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSISTANT (Req # 2935) REHABILITATION SERVICES Homer , AK Professional Part Time , Days , M-F Req # 2935 POSITION PURPOSE: The Physical Therapy Assistant aides the therapists with patient care in outpatient orthopedic and neurological rehabilitation, some pediatrics, as well as Acute Care/Long Term Care settings. KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE: Must possess a Physical Therapy Assistant license and be certified to practice in the State of Alaska. Must be at least eighteen (18) years of age. Must possess a high school diploma/GED. Must be BLS certified and maintain this certification. Must demonstrate the ability to lift up to 50 lbs.without injury to self or others. Must possess competent typing skills for preparation of reports, charting of patient care, and correspondence. ENVIRONMENT : South Peninsula Hospital is combined of 22 bed acute care and 26 bed long-term care...

South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
HOME HEALTH SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST (PCN 1001) HOME HEALTH SERVICES Homer , AK Clinical Professional Casual , Days , Variable Req # 1857 POSITION PURPOSE : Identify and treat communication and swallowing impairments. A Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) seeks to improve communication skills through vocal exercises and cognitive therapies. Patients undergoing treatment with a SLP may have an articulation, language, fluency, resonance or mechanical disorder which prevents patients from being understood, understanding others, or swallowing and managing oral intake. The SLP works with Home Health patients according to the professional standards of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA). KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE: Post graduate degree from an accredited university recognized by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is required. Two or more years’ experience in...

Full time, Full Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
RESPIRATORY THERAPIST (PCN 928) ACUTE CARE Homer , AK Clinical Professional Full Time , Nights , 6p-6a Req # 2913 POSITION PURPOSE: The Respiratory Therapist (RT) administers specified respiratory treatments, medications, and life support to various patients, and conducts diagnostic examination for diagnoses of cardiovascular and pulmonary ailments. KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE: The position of RT requires that the person has graduated from an accredited school of Respiratory Therapy, with certification and registration from the National Board of Respiratory Therapy Care. This individual must have a minimum of one year experience in Respiratory Therapy or the equivalent combination of education and experience. The RT must have a current BLS, ACLS and NRP certification. This individual must possess the ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical...

Full time, Full Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
RESPIRATORY THERAPIST (REQ # 2914) ACUTE CARE Homer , AK Clinical Professional Full Time , Nights , 6p-6a Req # 2914 POSITION PURPOSE: The Respiratory Therapist (RT) administers specified respiratory treatments, medications, and life support to various patients, and conducts diagnostic examination for diagnoses of cardiovascular and pulmonary ailments. KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE: The position of RT requires that the person has graduated from an accredited school of Respiratory Therapy, with certification and registration from the National Board of Respiratory Therapy Care. This individual must have a minimum of one year experience in Respiratory Therapy or the equivalent combination of education and experience. The RT must have a current BLS, ACLS and NRP certification. This individual must possess the ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical...

South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
MEDICAL ASSISTANT (FLOATER) (REQ 3037) HOMER MEDICAL CLINIC Homer , AK Patient Care Services Casual , Variable , 8 or 10 Req # 3037 STARTING SALARY: $22.25 - $23.62/hr and up (rate of pay quoted is for 0-4 years of exerience, rate is higher with more years of experience, and/or with a MA certification) POSITION PURPOSE : Under general supervision in an outpatient clinical setting, provides initial patient triage, registration, and administrative services, assists with direct patient care, and performs specialized medical procedures of a routine nature, as dictated by established clinical protocol. This position will perform Medical Assistant duties on a floating basis, rotating between Homer Medical Center, the Orthopedic Clinic, Specialty Services, and other areas as assigned by the Clinic Manager or their designee(s). The qualified individual shall possess the core...

South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
PHARMACY TECHNICIAN INTERNAL PHARMACY Homer , AK Technical Casual , Variable , Variable Req # 3046 STARTING SALARY: $21.62 - $22.95/hr and up (rate of pay quoted is for 0-4 years of experience, rate is higher with more years of experience and/or with additional certifications, PLUS shift differentials) POSITION PURPOSE: Pharmacy Technicians I, under the direction and supervision of a pharmacist, provides assistance in filling and computer entry of orders, billing and posting of pharmacy charges, perform clerical duties, maintaining inventory, and processing out-patient prescriptions. They have the primary responsibility for billing/posting charges and maintaining inventory systems. KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE: The Pharmacy Technician I is not certified by The Pharmacy Technicians Certification Board, but is licensed by the State of Alaska. Pharmacy Technicians should have completed a...

South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
PATIENT CARE TECH INTERNAL ACUTE CARE Homer , AK Patient Care Services Casual , Variable , Variable Req # 3051 POSITION PURPOSE: Functions as a member of the Acute Care /ER health team to provide personal care to patients under the direction of a Registered Nurse or Charge Nurse. The PCT strives to assist patients to maintain and/or regain their optimal state of health and self-care and to provide dignity and comfort. Collaborates with team members to coordinate all unit activities and the flow of information between the AC/ER department and other ancillary departments and entities. Facilitates maximum reimbursement for patient services through accurate and complete registration process. Assists in providing clerical support, answering phones, order entry in CPSI when needed and stocking of the units. KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE: Must be at least eighteen (18) years of age. Must possess a...

South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
HMC MEDICAL ASSISTANT INTERNAL HOMER MEDICAL CLINIC Homer , AK Patient Care Services Casual , Variable , Variable Req # 3131 STARTING SALARY: $26.29 - $27.91/hr** and up (Rate of pay quoted is for 0-4 years of experience, rate is higher with more years of experience. **Rates shown are for a Casual position with the additional 15% added in lieu of benefits) POSITION PURPOSE: Under general supervision in an outpatient clinical setting, provides initial patient triage, assists with coordination of care, administrative services, assists providers, nurses and other support staff with direct patient care, and performs specialized medical procedures of a routine nature, as dictated by established clinical protocol or as directed by a provider. QUALIFICATIONS / REQUIREMENTS: The qualified individual shall possess the core competencies to complete the tasks given. This individual must have a...

South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
CERTIFIED NURSE AIDE - LONG TERM CARE (REQ 3105) INTERNAL LONG TERM CARE Homer , AK Patient Care Services Casual , Variable , Variable Req # 3105 POSITION PURPOSE : Member of the LTC Facility health team functioning as a CNA II to provide direct assistance/personal care, including exercises and meals, to residents under the direction of a Registered Nurse and/or Licensed Practical Nurse. The CNA II strives to assist residents to maintain and/or regain their optimal state of health and self-care, and to provide dignity and comfort. The LTCCNA II may be required to provide nursing care in other nursing departments of the facility to meet resident/patient care needs. PRACTICING EXCELLENCE: Providing quality care while safeguarding resident rights are two goals for the LTC health team. To meet these goals for the residents, all staff integrates the following LTC core values in the...

Full time, Full Time
 
South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
DIAGNOSTIC RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGIST/MRI/CT (REQ 3124) INTERNAL RADIOLOGY Homer , AK Technical Full Time , Days , Schedule to be determined Req # 3124 POSITION PURPOSE: Functions as a member of the Diagnostic Imaging team to provide clinical radiographs as directed by physicians or radiologists in accordance with established standards and practices. KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE: Must be at least eighteen (18) years of age. Must possess a high school diploma or GED. Must have successfully completed an AMA approved Radiologic Technologist training course. Must be registered with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. Must maintain registration with the ARRT on an annual basis. Candidate must possess MRI certification with 2 years of recent experience. Prefer a candidate that has 2+ years of CT experience. Must keep current with CEU credits as required by the ARRT....