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Registered Nurse - Home Health Mental Health

Providence Health & Services Portland, OR
  • Posted: September 18, 2019
  • Part-Time

Providence is calling a Registered Nurse - Home Health Mental Health (0.8 FTE, Days) to Providence Cedar Hills Home Services in Portland, OR.
In this position, you will:

  • Provide quality care to patients in their homes under the direction of a physician.
  • Function as a consultant in the nursing assessment of patients who are managed by other disciplines in the department and coordinate patient care activities with other members of the health care team.
  • Be responsible for the assessment, treatment, and care of patients of all ages including adults and geriatric.
  • Provide individualized treatment of patients and reflect an understanding of the developmental needs and range of treatment requirements.
  • Be responsible for monitoring medical, physical and psychiatric care needs of assigned patients in Home Health.
Required qualifications for this position include:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing from an accredited school of nursing
  • Current unencumbered Oregon Registered Nurse License
  • Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (AHA-BLS) for Health Care Provider or Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) within 30 days of hire
  • Valid driver's license and reliable transportation
  • Driving record consistent with GOP Safe Driving Policy 330 Incident Point Matrix at time of hire
  • 3-5 years of experience in acute care or community mental health setting
  • Experience using electronic medical record software
  • In compliance with the Providence Health & Services-OR Human Resources policy #302 "Background Checks", a criminal background check is required for this position, based on assigned duties.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
  • ANCC Psychiatric Certification
  • Community mental health experience and geriatric experience
About Providence in Oregon
As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,
"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."
Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
Our Mission
As expressions of God's healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
About Us
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: Part-time
Shift: Day
Job Category: Home Health Nursing
Location: Oregon-Portland
Req ID: 237631

Providence Health & Services


Portland, OR
97240 USA

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