Registered Nurse – ER job in Portland, OR

  • Profession:

    Registered Nurse
  • Specialty:

    ER
  • Location:

    Portland, OR
  • Start date:

    2020-08-25
  • Job Type:

    Travel Contract
  • Job ID:

    137073

Emergency Room (ER/ED) Registered Nurse Travel Job

Emergency Room nurses provide care for patients with various types if illness or trauma requiring emergency attention. The ER RN must be able to recognize and treat life-threatening conditions.

Emergency Room/ ER/ ED RN Responsibilities:

  • The Emergency Room Registered Nurse records present symptomology, as well as a thorough patient history. He or she assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates patient care plans in coordination with other healthcare team members
  • Manages care of patients experiencing life threatening problems
  • Performs triage interventions
  • The ED RN Manages basic life support needs and stabilizes patients until physician is available, based upon nursing standards and protocol
  • Records patient’s vital signs
  • Works with physicians to assist in exams, diagnostic testing, and treatments
  • Provides IV therapies
  • Treats wounds
  • ER RN’s provide exceptional bedside care
  • Prepare, administer, and records prescribed medications
  • The Emergency Department Registered Nurse reports adverse reactions to medications or treatments
  • It is the responsibility of the ED RN to report suspected abuse to appropriate agencies
  • Initiates patient education plan as prescribed
  • Performs other position related duties as assigned
  • Provides education and support to patient family members
  • Assesses on an ongoing basis, the patient’s physical and emotional wellbeing

BENEFITS OF BEING GIFTED!

  • Refer a Registered Nurse – You and your referral both get $500 with GIFTED’s Refer an RN Friend Program
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Premium pay
  • Same Day or Weekly Pay
  • Ability to work in premier facilities
  • Access to Chief Nursing Officer 24-7
  • Access to Social Worker 24-7
  • Group Health insurance benefits:
    • Medical Plan
    • Dental Plan
    • Vision Plan
    • Short and Long Term Disability
    • AD&D Insurance

Benefits of being a GIFTED TRAVEL NURSE

  • Private housing and housing allowance
  • Personal Career Coach
  • Extremely competitive personalized pay package

FACILITY DETAILS

As part of a larger healthcare system in Oregon, this 523-bed facility is home to the world’s most advanced operating room suite for brain tumors, with the West Coast’s only movable intraoperative magnetic resonance imaging. This facility is a Top 100 Hospital, having been awarded by Solucient 10 times and has also received Magnet Recognition for Excellence in Nursing Services from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. This facility has an EPIC EMR system, providing the most up-to-date information regarding patients’ care and treatment to its nurses, physicians and facilities.

As one of the most flourishing cities on the West Coast, Portland, OR known as the City of Roses and is full of cultural fun! Enjoy a cup of locally roasted coffee or check out the art galleries on the first Thursday of every month. For outdoor recreation, there couldn’t be a better place to live. Explore Forest Park where you can hike, bike, walk, or jog over 70 miles of paths or get into water sports along the Willamette and Columbia Rivers. Spend some time at Washington Park, home to the Japanese Garden, the International Rose Test Garden, the Oregon Zoo, paths, flower displays, and fountains. On Saturday mornings, before or after your shift, check out the Saturday Market to purchase exotic and farm fresh foods as well as unique souvenirs. With some of the most pedestrian friendly streets in the country, lined with delicious food trucks, this city has some of the best and most affordable street food in the country.

ABOUT GIFTED HEALTHCARE

GIFTED Healthcare is a company that believes in the power of one person to make a difference in patient care. Join the ranks of our rapidly growing team of healthcare professionals, and become that difference!

Do you remember why you became a Registered Nurse at GIFTED? We do!