Behavioral Health Nurse Practitioner, Ketchikan, Alaska

Nurse Practitioner – Behavioral Health

The state of Alaska is truly a unique destination.  The community here will treat you like family and you will make a difference in your practice.  Here is why you need to experience Ketchikan, Alaska:

*Housing with world class views!  No matter where you live there the views are sure to be extraordinary.

*The people of Ketchikan are warm, engaging and welcoming.  Those who are new to Ketchikan are amazed at how easy it is to get involved in the community.

*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.

*We are only a 90 minute flight from Seattle.  Take one of the many daily direct flights on Alaska Airlines 737 jet to the lower 48.

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

Practice & Hospital Highlights

*System-wide EPIC EMR

*2 Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner practice

*System engagement in implementing all ACA related delivery improvements

*Monday-Friday, no call required

*100% outpatient practice

*Volunteer opportunity to serve on medical mission teams in El Salvador

*Compensation up to MGMA 75%, Sign-On bonus and relocation support

*Loan forgiveness through PeaceHealth or Alaska SHARP program

*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

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

For more information please contact:

Danny Keo 

PeaceHealth  | 1115 SE 164th Ave, Dept. 358  |  Vancouver, WA 98683

office: 360-729-1009 | mobile 971-404-6681 | fax 360-729-3338


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