Registered Nurse-Medical Care Unit-On-Call-Nights

Overview

Requisition Number:
22157
Job Code:
640
City:
Coos Bay
State:
OR
Country:
United States of America
Category:
Nursing
Pay Rate Type:
Hourly
Relocation:
No

Description

 

On-Call Position, No Guarantee of Hours

Shift: 1900-0730   Days: Varied

Wages Based Upon Experience

CLOSING DATE: Open Until Filled

(22158)
 

POSITION SUMMARY

Within the RN scope of practice as defined by the Oregon State Board of Nursing, applies the nursing process to the care of patients.  Teaches patients and significant others.  Documents patient care in the medical record.  Collaborates with the interdisciplinary team to effectively coordinate overall care of the patient.

 

Minimum Requirements

 

SKILLS AND ABILITIES
(Essential job requirements listed in bold)

  • Able to read, write legibly, and converse effectively in the English language
  • Exhibits critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Flexible, able to prioritize and adapt to rapidly-changing patient and unit needs
  • Demonstrates effective teaching skills
  • Responds effectively to patient crisis/emergency situations
  • Proficient in use of computer, including accessing internet, word processing, and documenting in an electronic medical record system
  • Maintains regular, consistent and punctual attendance at the assigned job location


EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSES/DEGREES
(Essential job requirements listed in bold)

  • Licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in the state of Oregon
  • American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) or must obtain by the last day of the month after 60 days of hire date

 EXPERIENCE
(Essential job requirements listed in bold)

  • Acute care hospital experience in past two years or intermediate/progressive care experience preferred
  • American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support card or obtain within 6 months of hire
  • Recent (within past 5 years) acute care hospital experience preferred

GENERAL INFORMATION

Union Affiliation:  ONA

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and job skills required.

 

Physical/Mental/Environmental Requirements

  • Able to sit, stand, walk, bend, squat, reach, and stretch frequently
  • May be required to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Must use standard precautions due to threat of exposure to blood and body fluids
  • Needs ability to communicate effectively through reading, writing, and speaking in person or on telephone
  • Requires  frequent use of personal computer
  • Must demonstrate manual dexterity

The future looks bright at Bay Area Hospital, and we are always searching for quality people to join our team. We offer a great atmosphere, competitive pay, a wide array of benefits, and many growth opportunities for our employees. Anti-Retaliation Notice