RN - Acute Care Unit (BSN)

Portland, OR 97232

Posted: 01/13/2019 Industry: Nursing Job Number: 201033

Our client in located in a downtown Portland, OR teaching hospital is searching for an experienced Acute Care RN.

This unit is an adult acute care unit with a wide variety of patient types.


*Eligible to work in the US*

Current unencumbered RN license in Oregon
BLS card – Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers by American Heart Association.
2 yrs recent inpatient acute care nursing with both medical and surgical nursing experience.

Preferred: 5 yrs recent inpatient acute care nursing with both medical and surgical nursing experience; academic medical center experience.
Pay: $44.36/HR

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

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.

We are offering a sign on bonus, assignment extension bonuses, referral bonuses, a competitive hourly wage plus a weekly stipend for housing/living expenses. Work with a local travel nursing agency who cares and is there every step of the way!

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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