Legacy Health RN Staff Nurse - Surgical Specialties in Tualatin, Oregon
The Legacy nursing philosophy focuses on patients and their families. Our nurses embody this philosophy in everything they do, as advocates, communicators, problem-solvers and caregivers. Their expertise is sought after and respected by our health care team. In short, they are the face of wellness at Legacy. Does this sound like an environment in which you could thrive? If so, we invite you to consider this opportunity.
Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center is the South Metro area’s full-service medical center, with the friendly feel of a community hospital and the skill and services of a much larger medical center. Among our specialties: stroke, chest pain, minimally invasive and robotic surgery, cancer care and orthopedic and total joint surgery. Plus a birth center and breast health center.
The Medical Specialties Unit is located on the first, second, and third floor, units 1B, 2C, & 3D of Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center. Number of beds: 40 beds, all private beds.
Primary patient population/diagnoses:
1) Surgical diagnoses, including, but not limited to:
b) Burn injuries
e) General surgery, including minimally invasive procedures
i) Orthopedic including geriatric, medical management of patients with hip fractures, total joints
j) Plastics and reconstruction
Responsible for patient care within an assigned department/unit and participates as a member of the health care team in cooperation with and under the direction of the clinical manager or designee as defined by the relevant Standards and Scope of Practice for the Registered Nurse. The RN Staff Nurse assesses, analyzes, plans, implements and evaluates patient care following established patient care standards for Legacy Health System including those for patient assessment and transfer.
As required by licensure. BSN preferred.
One-year registered nursing experience or completion of either the Legacy Health RN Residency program or a nursing program that is equivalent in content, curriculum and duration. Additional clinical experience requirements may vary dependent upon the specific department in which the position is utilized.
Demonstrated ability of positive interpersonal and communication skills with colleagues, patients, families, physicians and the community. Keyboard skills and ability to navigate electronic systems applicable to job functions.
LEGACY’S VALUES IN ACTION:
Follows guidelines set forth in Legacy’s Values in Action
Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disabled
Current applicable state RN license required. AHA BLS for Healthcare Providers.
Posting Title: RN Staff Nurse - Surgical Specialties
Job Req #: 19-10853
FTE_Decimal (if less than 1.0 use preceding zero, i.e. 0.9): 0.00
Job_Commensurate with Experience: USD $39.54/Hr. - USD $57.52/Hr.
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Work Days: Variable schedule
Shift Start Time (HH:MM AM or PM): 7:00 am
Shift End Time (HH:MM AM or PM): 7:30 pm
External Company URL: https://www.legacyhealth.org/
Street: 19300 SW 65th Ave