RN - Emergency Services

Providence Health & Services

Medford,OR  

2019-10-15 2019-11-14
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As the third largest not-for-profit health system in the U.S., we are committed to providing for the needs of our communities – especially for those who are poor and vulnerable – across Alaska, California, Montana, Oregon and Washington.

Our system includes more than 76,000 caregivers (all employees) serving in a range of ministries from birth to end of life, including acute care, physician clinics, long-term and assisted living, palliative and hospice care, home health, supportive housing and education.

We operate 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, 22 long-term care facilities, 19 hospice and home health programs and 693 supportive housing units in 14 locations. Our health plan serves our caregivers and other employer groups covering 436,000 members.



**Description:**

**Providence is calling a Registered Nurse - Emergency Services (0.0 FTE, Rotating/Variable) to Providence Medford Medical Center in Medford, OR.**

+ Level III Trauma Center

+ 22 Bed Unit - All Beds have their own rooms

+ Primary Stroke Center

+ Certified Cardiac Center - 24/7 STEMI Facility

+ Great Team Environment: True Collaboration between Providers, RNs and ED Techs

**In this position, you will:**

+ Provide professional, comprehensive nursing care for patients in an acute care environment.

+ 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.

**Qualifications:**

**Required qualifications for this position include:**

+ 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.

+ A RN with 20 years of RN experience will not be required to obtain a Bachelor's degree in nursing

+ Unencumbered RN license in Oregon 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 from one the following authorized governing bodies: American Heart Association (AHA) - (BLS Provider), American Red Cross (ARC) - (BLS for Healthcare Provider), or Military Training Network (MTN) – (Healthcare Provider) upon hire

+ Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) from AHA or MTN within 6 months

+ Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) from AHA or MTN within 6 months

+ Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC) from Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) within 1 year

+ 12 months of acute care experience working with the patient population similar to the Emergency Services department **-or-** completion of the specialty residency located at Providence Medford Medical Center

**Preferred qualifications for this position include:**

+ Bachelor's degree in nursing

+ National Certification in Emergency Services

**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**

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

**Our Mission**

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.

**About Us**

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.

**Schedule:** On Call

**Shift:** Variable

**Job Category:** Emergency Nursing

**Location:** Oregon-Medford

**Req ID:** 234874
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