Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Randall Children’s Hospital
Randall Children’s Hospital, part of Legacy Health and Legacy Emanuel Medical Center, is seeking Neonatal Nurse Practitioners to work in a state-of-the-art, future driven unit. NNPs within the NICU are involved in the care of infants within the level IV NICU, and in the leading national neonatal telemedicine resuscitation program and general newborn care. NNPs have active memberships within the units shared governance structure and contribute to and help with the continual education of the staff nurses. The NNP team welcomes the opportunity to mentor NNP students from programs all over the country. The team has a supportive approach to bringing on newly graduated NNP’s that offers flexibility based on their prior experience. Orientation usually continues for 3 to 6 months depending on the candidate, with further supportive measures in place after that time to ensure an effective transition to the NNP role. Experienced candidates receive orientation based on their experience and needs, and will receive similar supportive measures as needed.
Randall Children’s Hospital was proud to open a new freestanding children's hospital in 2012. The NICU is a 45 -bed unit with a dedicated physician team. The NICU has been actively involved in the Vermont Oxford Network since the 1980’s and continue to work with this group for quality driven, family focused and national leading standards of care. The NICU within Randall children’s is known regionally for the excellent care provided to patients and families who have infants with complex medical needs.
Randall Children’s Hospital has been a regional leader in providing excellent care for over 100,000 infants, children and teens in Portland and the Pacific Northwest every year. The hospital is one of Oregon’s largest providers of pediatric inpatient and trauma services, receiving referrals from the entire Pacific Northwest. The medical staff within Randall Children’s Hospital is made up of more than 600 physicians, including pediatric medical and surgical specialists, sub-specialists, hospitalists and community pediatricians.
Positions are for a 0.9 FTE and include rotating blocks of day shift and night shift responsibilities. We also have part time benefited positions. Our team within the NICU is excited to continue to build a culture that values diversity and consistently reflects the values our team and hospital aspire to hold through the care we provide our patients.
Portland is home to several universities, and is a sophisticated city offering diverse cultural activities and communities that appeal to a wide variety of needs and tastes. Portland is home to Powell’s Bookstore which is the largest independent bookstore in the US, as well as a host of fine arts choices and diverse dining. Beautiful parks and more biking paths per mile than any other city in the US promote an active and healthy lifestyle. The temperate four seasons, spectacular surroundings of the Columbia River Gorge and the majestic Cascade Mountains, as well as close proximity to ocean beaches and long skiing seasons make this an opportunity for both a dynamic position and a wonderful lifestyle.
We are a not-for-profit 501 (c) (3) organization. To find out why Legacy was selected as one of the top 50 mid-size organizations with in the US by Forbes Magazine 2016, or to apply, please visit our website www.legacyhealth.org. Please apply for position number 16-3545. A CV can be inserted into the application. For additional information, please contact Vicki Owen at 503 415-5403 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. AA/EOE/Veterans/Disabilities