Oregon Health & Science University RN, Doernbecher NICU, PT Nights in Portland, Oregon

Work Unit Description
Work Schedule, Hours, FTE, Salary Range
  • FTE: 0.6, Part Time
  • Schedule: 12 Hour Night Shift 1900-0730 + Every Other Weekend
  • Salary Range: Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience
  • Location: Portland, OR(Marquam Hill)
  • Job Type: Union Represented (ONA)
Functions/Duties of Position

The Doernbecher Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) is a 46 bed level IV, regional referral center, providing care for a patient population of critically ill, convalescing and growing premature and term newborns. Our admissions come from our own high-risk perinatal department as well as transports from other hospitals in the region, where specialized care is needed by OHSU's neonatologists, neonatal nurses, surgical and referral specialties, as well as perinatology.

The OHSU Clinical registered nurse (RN) provides compassionate, evidence-based, and efficient care to individuals, families, communities and patient populations. The Clinical RN’s care delivery is consistent with the Oregon Nurse Practice Act, the ANA Scope and Standards of Practice, and the ANA Code of Ethics. The Clinical RN demonstrates the professional role obligations of scientist, leader, practitioner, and knowledge transferor [Onsomble Model of the Professional Role™]. Professional accountability enriches the Clinical RN’s engagement as a leader in promoting an inter-professional culture of collaborative decision-making, innovation, life-long learning, and teamwork. The Clinical Nurse exemplifies the principles of a Culture of Safety by committing to a Just Culture, a Reporting Culture, Learning Culture, and an Engaged Informed Culture.

Job Requirements


  • Current, unencumbered Oregon RN license
  • Current BLS
  • Bachelor's degree in Nursing for external hires
  • BSN preferred for OHSU internal candidates
  • 2 years level II/III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) experience (see the next 2 bullet points for further consideration)
  • May consider new graduate RN;preference for immersion in NICU during education. This is per management discretion
  • Applicants without NICU experience may be considered for the position per management discretion
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Certification
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without accommodation


  • STABLE certification
  • Bilingual - English/Spanish
  • Specialty Certification - Neonatal CCRN or RNC
Additional Details

Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or aaeo@ohsu.edu.

Job Title: RN, Doernbecher NICU, PT Nights

Department: 12A Doernbecher NICU

Location: OHS 12A03

Drug Testable: Yes

Job: IRC59746