Take advantage of exceptional opportunities in an exceptional place. Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU), a nationally prominent research university and a pioneer in patient care, community service, and biomedical research, is seeking a RN - Nurse Manager I for the Pediatric and Neonatal Doernbecher Transport unit (PANDA)
As Portland’s largest employer, OHSU is able to offer services and community support not found anywhere else in the region. Each day at OHSU brings a chance to further your learning, discover something new, and touch the lives of people throughout Oregon and beyond.
The Pediatric and Neonatal Doernbecher Transport (PANDA) Nurse Manager (NM) is a Registered Nurse (RN) who is responsible for upholding excellence in the provision of nursing care through the implementation of the Profession Practice Model. The Nurse NM is responsible for operational, human resources, quality, and financial management of the assigned inpatient unit. The NM works with the interdisciplinary team to translate and implement organizational and division priorities into the unit’s operations.
Join us in making a difference through the knowledge of all, for the care of one.
OHSU External Candidates: BSN or higher degree in nursing And
Master’s degree in nursing or related field (e.g. MBA with Healthcare Administration concentration, Public Health)
OHSU Internal Candidates: BSN And
Master’s degree in nursing or related field (e.g. MBA with Healthcare Administration concentration, Public Health) OR
Enrolled in nursing or related graduate program within 2 years and completion within 5 years
Five years of experience as a registered nurse in a related clinical area of practice, And
Two years recent formal or informal management/leadership experience
Experience in complex organization environments
Ability to effectively manage multiple conflicting priorities
Proficient with word processing, computational spreadsheet (e.g., Excel), and presentation software
Professional certification in nursing leadership-Nurse Executive/Administrator within 3 years of assuming the manager role
Unencumbered Oregon RN License
BLS for healthcare provider
Minimum five years’ clinical experience in emergency nursing, and or pediatric trauma care.
Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse (CPEN) or Acute Critical Care Nurse (CCRN)-Pediatrics or Neonatal
PALS and NRP required
Pediatric and neonatal transport nursing experience preferred
Experienced with staff development/education and/or community outreach
Able and willing to travel to healthcare facilities in Oregon and the region to provide outreach education
Requires prioritization of multiple projects, activities, and assignments
Frequent interruptions in an environment of frequent change and fluctuations
May be exposed to excessive auditory and visual stimulation
For outpatient or special service-type units: accountability and responsibility for overall program during hours of operation and overall program coordination, including stepping into a clinical or clerical role as needed
May be required to attend out of town conferences according to hospital travel and reimbursement policies
Subject to computer work for several as needed
Must be able to deal with competing needs and priorities of internal and external customers including ensuring safe conditions for patients, families and staff
Exercises the ability to implement a flexible work schedule to meet the unit needs and to create a work-life balance
Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without accommodation
Master’s degree in nursing leadership
Recent formal management experience in the related clinical area of practice
Home to nationally-renowned clinical, research and educational programs, OHSU is Oregon's fourth largest employer and the state’s only academic health center. Top medical professionals consider OHSU home for many reasons, including:
The Portland Business Journal ranks OHSU first amongst Oregon’s most admired health care organizations
OHSU provides a fully comprehensive, customizable, and generous benefit package and family wage, prioritizes opportunities for career growth, and takes pride in our emphasis on continuing education
Oregon is a beautiful place to live, with 400 miles of beaches, the Cascade Mountains, the Columbia Gorge, a vibrant Portland downtown, and some of the West’s largest open spaces in Eastern Oregon.
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Oregon Health & Science University is a nationally recognized health and research university, and Oregon’s only academic health center. Knowledge is the thread that weaves through all that we do and unites us in our common goals.
Each day at OHSU brings a chance to further your learning, discover something new and touch the lives of people in Oregon and beyond.