Only at Doernbecher, will you find: More pediatric specialists than anywhere else in Oregon
We have more than 1,000 doctors, nurses and staff all specially trained in pediatric care and dedicated exclusively to your child\u2019s needs. That\u2019s why more pediatricians and family medicine physicians from Oregon and southwest Washington refer their patients to OHSU Doernbecher Children\u2019s Hospital.
We recognize that kids must be kids, and that smiles are an important part of helping your child get better. That's why everything about Doernbecher is designed just for kids \u2013 from playrooms and playgrounds, to medical equipment and exam procedures.
Family centered care
We also understand that you and your family are your child's most important source of support and nurturing throughout their treatment and recovery. For that reason we make sure you\u2019re an integral part of the planning and decision making process regarding your child\u2019s care. Together we\u2019ll work as a team for the benefit of your child.
Breakthrough pediatric treatments
As part of Oregon\u2019s only academic health center, Doernbecher is the only place in the state where breakthrough pediatric research quickly translates into new treatments and access to life-changing care; giving you and your child new hope.
Highest-quality pediatric care close to home
With specialty clinics throughout Oregon and southwest Washington, you won\u2019t have to go far to find the type of pediatric care you surely expect \u2013 and deserve \u2013 for your child. Find a Doernbecher clinic near you.
The OHSU registered nurse (RN) provides compassionate, evidence-based, and efficient care to individuals, families, communities and patient populations. The RN\u2019s care delivery is consistent with the Oregon Nurse Practice Act, the ANA Scope and Standards of Practice, and the ANA Code of Ethics and meets the standards/expectations of the OHSU Nursing Professional Practice Model. In that model, the RN demonstrates the professional role obligations of scientist, leader, practitioner, and knowledge transfer. Professional accountability enriches the RN\u2019s engagement as a leader in promoting an inter-professional culture of collaborative decision-making, innovation, life-long learning, and teamwork.
The nurse in this position will provide comprehensive care to pediatric patients in an ambulatory setting across the following medical and surgical specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Neurology, Nephrology, Pulmonology, Urology, Orthopedics, and General Surgery. As a resource role, duties could include staffing the RN triage line for a division, performing direct patient care in clinic including providing families with education, and/or performing clinical administration tasks such as coordinating patient care plans with the physician or advanced practitioner.
Shift hours can range from 8:00am-5:00pm and follow the ONA contract expectations for Resource Nurse hours which is as follows: Work at least 360 hours each fiscal year and at least 24 hours per four-week work schedule in the nurse\u2019s home unit or as assigned by the nurse\u2019s home unit, provided work is available and the resource nurse is needed. Any such hours worked at the request of the Employer shall count toward meeting the minimum hourly obligation for the month or the year. Shifts worked at the request of the Employer are defined as (1) unfilled shifts to which the resource nurse is assigned prior to the posting of the schedule; or (2) shifts worked at the Employer\u2019s request during the posted work cycle. Hours spent completing mandatory education requirements are not included in these hourly minimums. Nothing in this section shall be interpreted as a guarantee to resource nurses of a minimum number of hours or shifts.
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm