Emergency Room Nurse - Emergency Nurse

Job ID: 446221
Discipline: Registered Nurse
Specialty: ER
Date Posted: April 01, 2020
Address: 3333 Riverbend Drive
Location: Springfield, OR 97477
Shift: 12 N
Duration: Full-time
Start Date: August 24, 2020
Employment Type: Perm
Weekly Pay: Call for details
Company: Nursing Jobs

Job Description & Requirements

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: " ADN or BSN from an accredited nursing school required. " BSN or current enrollment in a BSN program preferred. " Specialty certification preferred. EXPERIENCE/TRAINING: " Current or one year of significant and recent ED experience (within the past 3 years) required or successful completion of the SHMC ED training program required OR successful completion of an approved training course / orientation and standard competencies within six months of hire. " ED experience in like sized and like-census ED; Trauma Level 2 or greater; experience at a Magnet or Academic Hospital; experience with shared governance model; hospital accredited and certified by DNV or TJC preferred " Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient's needs. LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: " Current Registered Nurse licensure in the state in which nurse will be practicing at date of hire. " BLS and ACLS at date of hire " TNCC must be obtained within a standard grace period from hire or transfer, as specified in the PeaceHealth Policy Resuscitation Training Completion Requirements, or upon hire. " PALS must be obtained within a standard grace period from hire or transfer, as specified in the PeaceHealth Policy Resuscitation Training Completion Requirements, or upon hire. " NIHSS within 6 months of hire and recertification every 2 years. " Specialty emergency certification preferred; certification endorsed by ENA (Emergency Nurses Association) preferred " Membership to ENA preferred " SANE certification preferred " TCAR or PCAR 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 REGION/LOCATION SPECIFIC NOTES Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend: " ED - Care of patient requiring reversal of anticoagulants, administration and monitoring of tPA seizure management and emergent EVD. Management of blood pressure abnomalities with parenteral vasoactive agents. Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend and University District: o Nurses may be able to work in another nursing unit within Sacred Heart Medical Center UD and RiverBend provided that they have completed the necessary CareConnect training, unit specific competencies and have been deemed competent by a leader of the unit. Including but not limited to the unit manager, assistant nurse manager or clinical nurse educator they are floating to. RIVERBEND PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS: " Work requires active physical exertion up to 66% of the time " Ability to lift objects weighing 50 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. Contact Leila Sheykhsoltan at 701-495-7362 or lsheykhscoltan@peacehealth.org

Facility Location

The namesake of the famous city in which the animated Simpsons family live their lives, Springfield is one of Oregon's most beloved cities. Situated in the beautiful Williamette Valley region, the city offers quintessential Pacific Northwest living. Fans of the outdoors will want to visit the scenic McKenzie River, which yields picturesque views and esteemed fishing locations. Culture seekers will want to pay a visit to the Richard E. Wildish Community Theater in downtown Springfield, which frequently hosts musical and performing arts events.

Job Benefits

This positions offer a wide range of benefits that typically include Full Medical, Dental, Prescription, Vision, Tuition Reimbursement, PTO, Flex Spending as well as generous Compensation packages and differentials.

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