Baccalaureate degree in Nursing for external hires; Baccalaureate degree preferred to internal candidates.
External applicants: Baccalaureate of Science in Nursing Degree from a program accredited by Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) or Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (CNEA)
Internal applicants: Associate's Degree in Nursing
Current, unencumbered Oregon State Registered Nurse License
BLS at time of hire and must be issued by the American Heart Association (AHA) or Military Training Network branch of AHA (upload documentation with online application)
BLS must not expire during orientation or probation period, and must have the same expiration date (upload documentation with online application)
2.5 years recent pediatric RN experience with ages 0-18 years in a high-acuity pediatric setting
PALS and NRP certifications
Self-reflective, self-directed learner who achieves progressive growth
Identify gaps in knowledge and initiate seeking resources to identify and manage risks, practicing safely with a wide variety of patient populations
Able to advance plan of care when there is a lack of continuity of patient assignments
Excellent time management
Integrate into a diversity of team cultures, including:
Speaking up about questionable assignments, identifying alternatives
Inquiring about performance improvement changes
Actively participating in huddles
Helping secure break coverage for self and others
Seeking resources to support completion of work when going to float to another unit within shift
Ability to lift, bend, stoop, reach, carry, push, pull and walk throughout the work period. Able to lift 35 lbs independently. Complies with the safe patient mobilization policy when lifting or positioning dependent patients, including using mechanical lifts and coordinating the assistance of other personnel.
Must be able to use all senses: seeing, hearing, touching, smelling, and speaking. Reasonable accommodations include corrective lenses and/or hearing aids.
The work environment carries risk of exposure to human tissue/fluids and radiation.
Must be able to deal with competing needs and priorities of internal and external customers, including making correct judgments regarding ensuring safe conditions for patients, families, and other personnel.
Use of all hospital approved clinical equipment. Significant use of computers, copier, multi-line phones, and fax.
Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without accommodation.
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