Oregon Health & Science University RN- Endoscopy, FT Days in Portland, Oregon

Work Unit Description
Work Schedule, Hours, FTE, Salary Range
  • FTE: 0.9, Full Time
  • Schedule: Monday-Friday, Day shift hours range 7:00am-6:30pm. Required call after hours, weekends and holidays
  • Salary range: Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience
  • Location: Portland, OR (Marquam Hill & South Waterfront)
  • Job Type: Union Represented (ONA)
Functions/Duties of Position

The Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Unit RN provides pre-procedure, intra-procedure, and post-procedure care to adult patients undergoing gastrointestinal endoscopy procedures and studies.

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


  • Education: External applicants- BSN from an accredited school required
  • Current OHSU employees: BSN preferred
  • Current unencumbered Oregon RN license
  • Communication skills including fluency in oral and written English
  • Basic computer skills including the ability to send/receive email, navigate information technology associated with the position, and use Electronic Health Record information and tools
  • Must have experience related to working in a fast paced environment that may ask you to care for up to 15 patients per day
  • Attention to detail: Heavy handling and administration of narcotics while moving at fast pace that requires ability to focus attention on details while performing other skills at the same time
  • Experience with EKG monitoring required
  • IV skills required
  • Moderate sedation competency and experience required at time of hire
  • Certification in Basic Life Support
  • ACLS required at time of application
  • Confidence to work next to and communicate directly with MD throughout the shift
  • Ability to document telephone encounters on patients you’ve advised over the phone
  • At least one year experience working in critical care or procedural area setting de of conduct
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without accommodation


  • Experience with caring for patients undergoing GI Procedures and complications associated
  • Experience with GI Surgery or GI medicine and the disease processes associated with them
  • Motility and PH testing experience
  • Experience in fast paced unit where you provided care for more than 6 patients per shift
  • Phone triage skills
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- Endoscopy, FT Days

Department: Endoscopy

Location: CHH

Drug Testable: Yes

Job: IRC59737