Job Description :
Registered Nurse - Resource
Within the RN scope of practice as defined by the Oregon State Board of Nursing, applies the nursing process to the care of patients.
Teaches patients and significant others. Documents patient care in the medical record. Collaborates with the interdisciplinary team to effectively coordinate overall care of the patient.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Flexibility in accepting assignment to varied areas; friendly, helpful attitude
Self-motivated, team player, positive attitude
Able to read, write legibly, and converse effectively in the English language.
Exhibits critical thinking and problem-solving skills
Flexible, able to prioritize and adapt to rapidly-changing patient and unit needs.
Demonstrates effective teaching skills.
Responds effectively to patient crisis / emergency situations
Proficient in use of computer, including accessing internet, word processing, and documenting in an electronic medical record system.
Maintains regular, consistent and punctual attendance at the assigned job location
EDUCATION / CERTIFICATIONS / LICENSES / DEGREES
Licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in the state of Oregon
American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS)
Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI)-Non-Violent Crisis Intervention (NCI) class or organization approved workplace violence training or obtain within 6 months of hire which must be obtained by the last day of the month after the 6 month grace period
American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) at the time of hire or within 6 months of hire
American Heart Association Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or Emergency Nurse Pediatric Course card at the time of hire or within 6 months of hire
Ultrasound guided IV insertion competency within 6 months of hire
Recent (within past 5 years) acute care hospital experience preferred
Critical Care / Emergency Department experience preferred