Providence RN - Perinatal Special Care Unit in Portland, Oregon
Providence is calling a RN - Perinatal Special Care Unit (0.9 FTE, Night Shift) to Providence St. Vincent's Medical Center in Portland, OR.
In this position, you will:
Provide professional, comprehensive nursing care for patients in an acute care environment.
Work with a preceptor and assuming increasing responsibility during the residency.
Be accountable for the delivery of coordinated, safe, compassionate, therapeutic, evidence-based quality care to patients and families, based on individual physical, emotional, and spiritual needs, and appropriate care strategies throughout the lifespan.
Practice in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act in the state of employment, the American Nurses Association (ANA) Code of Ethics for Nurses, and the ANA scope and standards of practice.
Minimum required qualifications for this position includes:
Nursing degree/diploma required upon hire
All Registered Nurses (RNs) without a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in nursing must obtain a bachelor’s degree in nursing or higher within 3 years of hire
Completion of a pre-licensure nursing program and is newly licensed
Length of time since graduation can vary; however, typically is less than 12 months from graduation
Unencumbered RN license in state(s) of hire, and wherever care is delivered.
If RN holds a multistate license through the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC), the RN must adhere to the requirements of licensure in the new state(s) of hire
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) card must be from the following authorized governing bodies:
American Heart Association (AHA) - (BLS Provider),
American Red Cross (ARC) - (BLS for Health Care Provider), or
Military Training Network (MTN) – (Healthcare Provider) upon hire
Neonatal Resuscitation Provider (NRP) must be from American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)/American Heart Association (AHA) within six (6) months of hire
Twelve (12) months acute care experience working with the patient population similar to department of hire or completion of the specialty residency at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor's degree in nursing
Depending on the unit you may need additional certification
Senior Practium in Labor and Delievery, Maternal Newborn, Women's services, OB-GYN
Expereince working as a staff RN in Labor and Delievery, Maternal Newborn, Women's services, OB-GYN units
About Providence in Oregon
As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,
"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."
Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.
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Job Category: Labor & Delivery/Obstetric Nursing
Req ID: 284156