PeaceHealth RN - NICU in Springfield, Oregon

We are hiring NICU RN’s in Springfield, Oregon!

Are you looking for your next adventure? Ready to build a life in beautiful Springfield, Oregon? Do you want to use your previous Neonatal Intensive Care Unit experience in service to a mission-based organization? Do you pride yourself on providing excellent patient care in a loving and caring way?

If so, PeaceHealth might be the place for you!

This position offers:

  • A collaborative team approach to patient care as well as their loved ones

  • Competitive compensation

  • Robust benefits

  • A tight-knit supportive learning environment

Relocation Assistance Available

Interested in learning more? Keep reading and apply today!

PeaceHealth is seeking a RN - NICU for a 0.6 full time equivalent Non-Exempt position. This position will be working Night shift with shift durations of 12 Hours.

Req ID: 166650

JOB SUMMARY

Provides professional nursing direct patient care in compliance with professional practice and unit standards. Promotes a collaborative, interdisciplinary approach towards patients, families and all members of the care delivery team.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  1. Assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care needs.

  2. Documents patient care in the healthcare record according to established standards.

  3. Directs and delegates care to other team members in accordance with their education, credentials, and demonstrated competence.

  4. Ensures own professional effectiveness through education and professional development.

  5. Participates in the development of and maintains established hospital policies, procedures and objectives, quality improvement, safety, environmental and infection prevention program.

  6. Performs other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION:

  • Graduate of an approved school of nursing required.

  • Specialty certification preferred

  • BSN or current enrollment in a BSN program preferred.

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EXPERIENCE/TRAINING:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient’s needs.

  • Two years critical care experience with at least one year of NICU experience within last 5 years. Completion of a NICU training program at PeaceHealth may substitute for this experience.

  • Prior experience with neonatal ventilation, CPAP, and in-line pressure monitoring.

  • Bilingual Spanish preferred.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:

  • Current Registered Nurse licensure in the state in which nurse will be practicing.

  • Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire.

  • ACLS certification may be required.

  • See community specific document for each Unit/Department required credentials.

  • NRP preferred.

OTHER SKILLS:

  • Demonstrated ability to promote positive interpersonal relationships and patient/family centered work environment

  • Able to support and interpret medical center philosophy, policy and procedures

  • Basic computer skills.

RIVERBEND PHYSICAL/COGNITVE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Work requires active physical exertion up to 66% of the time

  • Ability to lift objects weighing 80 lbs. or less.

  • Work requires frequent exposure to minor cold, heat, poor ventilation or sharp instruments; reasonably anticipated exposure to blood and body fluids once per month or more.

  • Job duties frequently require intense concentration or attention to detail (34-65% of work time).

  • Job duties may require use of additional PPE such as eye shield, respirator and mask.

There may be more than one opening on this posting.

Please apply online to be considered. For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.

About PeaceHealth

PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 900 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.

We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package at http://www.peacehealth.org/sites/default/files/externalallbenefits_overview.pdf and a collaborative, Mission-driven work environment! To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Springfield community please visit our homepage: www.peacehealth.org/careers .

Get a feeling for the Spirit of PeaceHealth through this three-minute video , and visit us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/PeaceHealthCareers or LinkedIn at http://www.linkedin.com/company/peacehealth !

Questions? Review our Employment FAQ at https://www.peacehealth.org/sites/default/files/externalcandidatefaq2.pdf or email Recruitment@peacehealth.org . Please note this email does not accept resumes or applications.

Location: Springfield, SHMC at Riverbend (420)

Job Category: Nursing

Shift: Night

Shift Length: 12 Hours

FTE: 0.6

Work Type: Part Time

Hourly compensation starts at: $36.60, more depending on experience

Required Certifications/Licensure: Basic Life Support; Neonatal Resuscitation Program; Registered Nurse - Oregon

PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.

The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.

Posting Notes: Springfield || Nursing ||Perinatal & Pediatric Services Nursing || Part Time || CRITICAL CARE SVCS

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