12/31/2022

Job Description:

Coastal Living? Bring your career to a picturesque resort town that has become a popular destination for travelers visiting the Oregon Coast. The area’s unique historical significance and its history as one of the first popular resort towns draws tourists from all over the world.

**THIS ROLE IS LOCATED ALONG THE OREGON COAST **

We are hiring IMMEDIATELY for a Registered Nurse to join one of our community mental health providers!

  • Full Time and Part Time Positions available
  • Contact licensed medical professional (LMP) for newly admitted patients, reporting medical status and requesting individual medication orders as appropriate for program.
  • Monitor patient medical status, measure patient vital signs and perform other routine medical procedures; maintain up to date documentation of observations and evaluations in patient electronic medical record.
  • Follow protocols as established by LMP.
  • Administer and review PPD (Tuberculosis testing for purified protein derivative).
  • Perform patient care activities within scope, according to licensed medical professional’s patient care instructions, medication orders, and other established patient care orders.
  • Collect urinalysis sample, perform rapid toxicology screening, and collect blood samples according to established policies.
  • Safely dispense medication as prescribed and continue to monitor patient for potential side effects.
  • Evaluate and assess medical stability of established patients within program expectations and professional scope, identifying any special needs or circumstances that require licensed medical professional notification.
  • Recognize and initiate appropriate response to crisis or emergency situations. Lift patient if necessary for safety.

Requirements:

  • Current, unencumbered Oregon Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) licensure. Completion of an accredited nursing education program that includes at least 500 hours of direct patient contact.
  • Current Oregon or Washington driver’s license.
  • Crisis prevention certification (such as CPI) within six months of hire.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification or ability to acquire within one month of hire.

“Careers and companies flourish when staff, clients, and candidates truly believe in the mission, know the role they play, and humbly reflect, evaluate, and act for the best interest of the communities served”.

Proof of COVID-19 vaccination.