RN - Acute Care Float Pool (Traveler)

Portland, OR 97239

Posted: 05/06/2019 Industry: Nursing Job Number: 201033 Pay Rate: $46.38

Abbott & Associates Professional Placement is seeking travel RNs for the Acute Care Float Pool of a prominent teaching hospital located in beautiful Portland, Oregon. Portland is a city teeming with incredible restaurants, a lively arts and music scene and fantastic public transportation system. Conveniently located less than two hours from the beach and the mountains in each direction. Summer is right around the corner - spend it in the gorgeous Pacific Northwest!

Work with a local travel nursing agency who cares and is there every step of the way. We are offering sign on and extension bonuses!

Contract: 13-weeks with possibility of extension

Pay: $46.38/hr.

Schedule: Every other weekend, 12-hr shifts, 1900-0700

Current unencumbered Oregon nursing license
BLS certification – Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers by American Heart Association
2 years recent inpatient acute care nursing with both medical and surgical nursing experience
2 years of travel nursing experience

Preferred: 5 yrs recent inpatient acute care nursing with both medical and surgical nursing experience; academic medical center experience.

Description of Duties and Responsibilities:
The registered nurse (RN) provides compassionate, evidence-based, and efficient care to individuals, families, communities and patient populations. The 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 and meets the standards/expectations of a Professional Practice Model. In that model, the RN demonstrates the professional role obligations of scientist, leader, practitioner, and knowledge transferor. Professional accountability enriches the RN’ s engagement as a leader in promoting a inter-professional culture of collaborative decision-making, innovation, life-long learning, and teamwork.

A. Evaluates knowledge of self and others:
1. Evaluates own knowledge and nursing practice in relation to professional practice standards and evidence-based knowledge; identifies areas of strength and professional growth; sets and achieves professional development goals.
Evaluates knowledge and nursing practice of peers, recognizing strengths, providing constructive feedback and maintaining caring and compassionate relationships.

This is a contract role offered by Abbott & Associates Professional Placement with their client company.

Who is Abbott & Associates Professional Placement?

We are a family-owned and operated staffing agency working in the Oregon and SW Washington market since 2002. We are a Woman Business Enterprise and Emerging Small Business certified company, also accredited by the Better Business Bureau.

Abbott & Associates has recently been recognized as a Finalist for the Excellence in Family Business awards by the Austin Family Business program at Oregon State University.

Why you should work with us:

Work with a small, locally-owned staffing agency that takes a personally tailored approach to every match they make. Helping people is our greatest passion and what drives us everyday. With Abbott & Associates you won't just feel like a number, you will feel like family!

Visit our website to learn more about us or simply do a quick google search to read the wonderful things people have said about working with us!

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