Providence Health & Services Registered Nurse, Community Care - ElderPlace in Seaside, Oregon
Providence is calling a Registered Nurse - North Coast Nursing Services (1.0 FTE, Days) to Providence ElderPlace North Coast in Seaside, OR.
In this position, you will:
Provide and supervise professional, independent nursing care for Providence patients.
Provide care based on the nursing process and consistent with the Oregon Nurse Practice Act.
Apply knowledge of assessing, planning, ordering, giving, delegating, teaching, and supervising professional nursing care delivery that promotes patients’ optimal health and independence.
Possess a broad range of general nursing knowledge and expertise.
Develop and validate knowledge and skills essential to the assigned department, patient population, and/or practice area.
Participate in and lead clinical teams and supervise, assign, or delegate to licensed practical nurses (LPN’s), certified nursing assistants (CNA’s), and other healthcare workers.
Perform all duties in a manner that promotes effective team functioning and reflect the Sisters of Providence mission and philosophy.
Be required to rotate through a weekend shift if needed.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Current, unencumbered Oregon Registered Nurse (RN) license
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) at time of hire
American Heart Association Basic Life Support (AHA-BLS) for Healthcare Provider certification within 6 months of hire
1 year of experience working with the frail or elderly population
Relevant training and certifications applicable to the position, as specified by the Nurse Manager
In compliance with company policy and state regulations, a Department of Human Services (DHS) a criminal background check may be required based upon the location of the position. Fingerprinting may be required also
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor’s degree in nursing
1 year of home health RN experience
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.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Home Health Nursing
Other Location(s): Oregon-Vernonia, Oregon-Salem, Oregon-Seaside, Oregon-Astoria
Req ID: 226875