The Registered Nurse at the Comprehensive Pain Center has primary responsibility for, and provides direct and indirect professional nursing care for, Comprehensive Pain Center patients. The RN assesses patient and family needs and implements and evaluates care delivered per the plan of care, in accordance with professional standards, core values and with a commitment to service excellence.
Working hours: Between 6:45am-6:00pm, Monday-Friday, 10-hour shifts. No weekends or holidays or call.
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, practitioner, and knowledge transferor [O’Rourke 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 Nurse exemplifies the principles of a Culture of Safety by committing to a Just Culture, a Reporting Culture, Learning Culture, and an Engaged Informed Culture.
Oregon Health & Science University is dedicated to improving the health and quality of life for all Oregonians through excellence, innovation and leadership in health care, education and research.
OHSU Nursing Vision
As professional nurses, we partner with our community and each other to provide innovative, compassionate and excellent patient-centered care.
Nursing Core Values
Nursing embraces core values that serve as a foundation for the delivery of quality patient care:
Commitment to patient- and family-centered care;
Accountability to support each other in providing excellent care and outcomes;
Realizing professional practice as an engaged and thriving staff;
Excellence in nursing practice through our commitment to performance improvement, evidence-based practice, and research.
Nursing’s Independent Scope of Practice: ANA Social Policy Statement, 3rd edition
Nursing is the protection, promotion, and optimization of health and abilities, prevention of illness and injury, facilitation of healing, alleviation of suffering through the diagnosis and treatment of human response, and advocacy in the care of individuals, families, communities, and populations.
Orientation: 4-8 weeks