Legacy Health RN Staff Nurse - Adult Psychiatric Care in Portland, Oregon
The Legacy nursing philosophy focuses on patients and their families. Our nurses embody this philosophy in everything they do, as advocates, communicators, problem-solvers and caregivers. Their expertise is sought after and respected by our health care team. In short, they are the face of wellness at Legacy. Does this sound like an environment in which you could thrive? If so, we invite you to consider this opportunity.
Unity Center for Behavioral Health is a 24-hour behavioral and mental health services center located in the greater Portland metropolitan area. We provide immediate psychiatric care and a path to recovery for people experiencing a mental health crisis.
Unit 1 East is an adult inpatient program, provides a locked unit within Unity Center for Behavioral Health. This unit has 25 beds for mixed acuity adults. Experience in behavioral health strongly preferred.
Responsible for patient care within an assigned department/unit and participates as a member of the health care team in cooperation with and under the direction of the clinical manager or designee as defined by the relevant Standards and Scope of Practice for the Registered Nurse. The RN Staff Nurse assesses, analyzes, plans, implements and evaluates patient care following established patient care standards for Legacy Health System including those for patient assessment and transfer.
As required by licensure. BSN or degree in progress strongly preferred. BSN may be required for specific assignments; experienced RNs without a BSN may be hired based on clinical experience with approval of the site CNO.
One-year registered nursing experience or completion of either the Legacy Health RN Residency program or a nursing program that is equivalent in content, curriculum and duration. Additional clinical experience requirements may vary dependent upon the specific department in which the position is utilized.
Hire on bonus and relocation assistance provided for RNs with one year of behavioral health experience.
Demonstrated ability of positive interpersonal and communication skills with colleagues, patients, families, physicians and the community. Keyboard skills and ability to navigate electronic systems applicable to job functions.
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Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disabled
Current applicable state RN license required. AHA BLS for Healthcare Providers.
Posting Title: RN Staff Nurse - Adult Psychiatric Care
Job Req #: 21-15985
Avg Hours Per Week: 30
FTE for each opening (not total FTE across all openings for multiple openings). If less than 1.0 please enter leading 0 before the decimal, e.g. 0.2: 0.75
Job_Commensurate with Experience: USD $40.97/Hr. - USD $59.49/Hr.
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Critical to Fill: Yes
Work Days: Variable schedule, with weekends/holidays
Shift Start Time (HH:MM AM or PM): 1900
Shift End Time (HH:MM AM or PM): 0730
External Company URL: https://www.legacyhealth.org/
Street: 1225 NE 2nd Ave