Oregon Health & Science University RN, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, FT, Nights in Portland, Oregon
The PICU is a regional referral center for all critically ill and injured children that operates 24/7. The primary purpose of the PICU is to provide optimal state of the art critical care nursing to any infant, child or adolescent who presents with a serious injury and/or illness. Care is provided for patients from birth to 18 years of age. Older patients are cared for on a case-by-case basis.
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 Professional Role]. Professional accountability enriches the Clinical RN's engagement as 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
External applicants- Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from a program accredited by Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) or Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (CNEA)
Current OHSU employees: BSN preferred
For experienced nurses: Minimum 2 years pediatric acute care experience or 1 year PICU experience (applicants with adult ICU experience may be considered)
For new graduate nurses: A minimum of 180 hours of direct-patient care in an ICU practicum or similar setting completed within the last 12-months.
Must have excellent communication and reflection skills, the ability to work collaboratively in a team, and the flexibility to delegate, prioritize, and adapt in stressful situations.
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
Current unencumbered Oregon RN license by start date
BLS (issued by the American Heart Association) and PALS certifications by start date
Annual Department specific education requirements include:
4 hours of Trauma Education
Annual pediatric competencies
Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without accommodation
2 or more years of PICU experience
Pediatric CCRN certification
Usual Orientation Time:
Specialty Experience: 6-8 weeks
Experience, but not in specialty area: 8-12 weeks
New Graduate: 12-16 weeks
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Recruitment ID: 2020-6827
External Company URL: dturner
Street: Marquam Hill
Job Type: ONA union represented
Posting Department: Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
Posting Pay: Commensurate with experience
Posting FTE: 0.90
Posting Schedule: Night shift, variable schedule, three 12 hour shifts per week, every other weekend.
Posting Hours: 1900-0730
HR Mission: Healthcare
Drug Testable: Yes