RN - Diagnostic Imaging, Interventional Radiology

  • Providence Health and Services
  • Medford, Oregon, USA
  • Sep 20, 2021
Full time Registered Nurse (RN)

Job Description

Description:

Providence is calling a RN - Diagnostic Imaging to Providence Medford Medical Center. This is a per diem/on-call position. Available shifts are visible to staff 6 weeks in advance, and schedules are finalized 4 weeks in advance. Our per diem nurses are union members with the Oregon Nurses Association, and are required to pick up a minimum of 48 hours in a 6 week schedule period. This includes 2 holidays per year. You will also earn an additional 15% (of your hourly pay rate) in lieu of benefits pay premium as a per diem Caregiver with Providence.

We are seeking RNs who can pick up shifts Monday-Friday, from 0730-1600. You will be asked to participate in standby/call which is from 1600-0700. Standby requirements are typically 1-2 weekday shifts per week, and 1-2 weekend standby shifts per 6 week schedule period.

Apply today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text message with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system.

We are seeking a Registered Nurse (RN) that will provide professional, independent nursing care for Providence patients that is as evidence-based as possible. Care is based in the nursing process and is consistent with the Oregon Nurse Practice Act. The RN applies knowledge of assessing, planning, ordering, giving, delegating, teaching and supervising professional nursing care delivery that promotes patients' optimal health and independence. All Providence professional nursing practice requires a broad range of general nursing knowledge and expertise. In addition, development and validation of knowledge and skills essential to the assigned department, patient population and/or practice area are crucial.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Diagnostic, Monitoring, and Intervention Function

  • Assessment and ongoing monitoring of patient condition, initiation of appropriate nursing and medical response, and documentation

  • Protect vulnerable patients from complications of the clinical care environment

  • Perform a comprehensive nursing assessment.

  • Utilize the clinical systems and available resources to develop, refine, and evaluate an evidence-based nursing plan of care, as well as, communicate and coordinate care processes.

  • Attention to the individual person and family as patient, listening to the patient's story and adapting care accordingly. Management of patient comfort including pain management, skin care, spiritual and comfort care measures

  • Tailor caring processes to the individuality and uniqueness of each patient and family

  • Advocate for his/her patient's rights, needs, and desires.

  • Integrate culturally competent/sensitive patient care into the patient and family's plan of care.

  • Engage in effective and caring professional communication and behaviors with colleagues, co-workers, and interdisciplinary teams.

  • Teaching and coaching patients and their families as well as other healthcare providers:

  • Consistently performs a comprehensive patient teaching/learning assessment

  • Implement and comprehensively evaluate a patient/family teaching/learning plan of care.

  • Accountability for safe practice, identifying and correcting problems, participating in quality improvement activities and employing evidence-based practice:

  • Consistently focus on improving nursing care quality by readjusting care strategies and priorities.

  • Participate in quality improvement and nursing research activities at the unit level.

  • Demonstrate nursing practice that supports enhanced patient outcomes, including the National Patient Safety Goals, nurse sensitive outcomes, and other strategic quality initiatives.

Qualifications:

Required qualification in this position includes:

  • Relevant training applicable to the position, as specified by the Nurse Manager

  • Unencumbered RN license in state(s) of hire, 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 must be from the following authorized governing bodies:

  • American Heart Association (AHA) - (BLS Provider),

  • American Red Cross (ARC) - (BLS for Health Care Provider), -OR-

  • Military Training Network (MTN) – (Healthcare Provider) upon hire

  • ACLS (Advance Cardiac Life Support)

  • Conscious sedation experience

Preferred qualification in this position includes:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing

  • One (1) year acute RN experience

  • Three (3) years experience in radiology or comparable field

Specialty

Diagnostic Imaging, Interventional Radiology

Additional Info

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Medical/Surgical Nursing

Location: Oregon-Medford

Req ID: 314645

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 comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

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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 is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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.