The OHSU Multispecialty Procedure Unit consists of the Cardiac Cath and Electrophysiology Lab, Endoscopy Unit and the Interventional Radiology Unit. These procedural care units, and the integrated pre/post unit deliver warm, caring and efficient service in all instances to patients, families, staff and community. The patient’s experience with the program spans from their initial scheduling experience to the procedure and subsequent post-op procedure care. The patients’ needs and conditions range from care coordination for complex procedures that are integrated into a clinical care plan, to routine health maintenance procedures.
Patients in Interventional Radiology are cared for by a multidisciplinary team including Registered Nurses, Interventional Radiology Technologists, and Interventionalists. The department is open Monday through Friday from 07:30 to 16:00 for routine and emergent cases and an on-call team is available 7 days a week for all cases after routine hours of operation.
The OHSU Clinical registered nurse (RN) provides compassionate, evidence-based, and efficient care to individuals, families, communities and patient populations. The Clinical RN's care delivery is consistent with the Oregon Nurse Practice Act, the ANA Scope and Standards of Practice, and the ANA Code of Ethics. The Clinical RN demonstrates the professional role obligations of scientist, leader, and knowledge transferor [Onsomble Model of the Professional Role™]. Professional accountability enriches the Clinical RN's engagement as a leader in promoting an inter-professional culture of collaborative decision-making, innovation, life-long learning, and teamwork. The Clinical RN exemplifies the principles of a Culture of Safety by committing to a Just Culture, a Reporting Culture, a Learning Culture, and an Engaged Informed Culture.
Department Specific Working Conditions:
The qualifications for the position are the minimum requirements to be eligible for an interview. The level of required experience and expertise for each posted position is influenced by the current amount of knowledge and skills of the other nurses in the unit/departments.
Minimum requirements for all RNs:
Department Specific Requirements (competencies, equipment, certifications, etc.):
Department Specific Preferences (competencies, certifications, etc.):
Usual Orientation Time: