Oregon Health & Science University

RN, Home Infusion, Resource

Job Locations US-OR-Beaverton
Requisition ID
2020-7203
Position Category
Pharmacy
Position Type
Relief/Flex/Resource
Job Type
ONA union represented
Department
Home Infusion Pharmacy
Salary Range
Commensurate with Qualifications
FTE
0.00
Schedule
Monday-Friday, variable days
Hours
8:00am - 8:00pm, variable hours; 10 hours shifts. On call rotation required to include weekends
HR Mission
Healthcare
Drug Testable
Yes

Function/Duties of Position

Discover Your Passion ~ Two Opportunities!

As professional nurses, we partner with our community and each other to provide innovative, compassionate and excellent patient-centered care.

 

The OHSU 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 an inter-professional culture of collaborative decision-making, innovation, life-long learning, and teamwork.

 

In this position, you will provide comprehensive care to home infusion patients in an outpatient setting, including, but not limited to, the administration of antibiotics, immunologics, TPN, chemotherapy, and supportive care. You will be required to travel to the patient’s home and provide infusion therapy for patients.  You will be assigned to coordinate care and ensure the patient and family are receiving OHSU’s highest quality of nursing care. You need to be available to work Monday through Friday and be available to be on call.

Required Qualifications

  • External applicants- BSN required
  • Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing
  • Current unencumbered Oregon RN and WA licenses (WA within 30 days of hire)
  • Certification in Basic Life Support
  • Valid drivers license
  • Communication skills including fluency in oral and written English
  • Basic computer skills including the ability to send/receive email, navigate information technology associated with the position, and use Electronic Health Record information and tools
  • Previous Experience in ambulatory or infusion
  • Minimum two years of nursing experience with acutely ill patients 
  • Constant exposure to usual hospital environmental conditions including possible exposure to blood and body fluids for which staff is provided education and protective equipment to minimize risk
  • Ability to lift, bend, stoop, reach, carry, push, pull and walk throughout the work period
  • Must be able to use all senses: seeing, hearing, touching, smelling, and speaking
  • Able to lift 35 lbs. OHSU provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities
  • This position requires frequent intervals of walking significant cumulative distances, standing for long periods of time, and bending
  • Ability to lift or help position (using correctly learned body mechanics) patients weighing up to but not limited to > 200 lbs with or without assistance. The work environment carries risk of exposure to human tissue/fluids.
  • Ability with or without reasonable accommodation corrective lenses and/or hearing aids to use the senses of seeing (including color vision ability), hearing, touch, and smell to make correct judgments regarding patient conditions and safely administer care
  • Significant use of computers, copiers, multi-line phones, and fax
  • Must be able to deal with competing needs and priorities of internal and external customers
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without accommodation

Preferred Qualifications

  • Current OHSU employees: BSN preferred
  • Pediatric acute care experience preferred
  • Previous home infusion or home health experience preferred
  • CRNI
  • INS Membership preferred
  • Advanced Life support

Additional Details

  • Orientation period: customary 6 weeks

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All are welcome

Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or aaeo@ohsu.edu.

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