Meet Nundu - an Asante RN! https://asante.wistia.com/medias/u864wklzp3
Who We Are
Our 17-bed pediatrics department is the only dedicated children’s health unit between Eugene and Redding. Often referred to as a “hospital within a hospital”, we offer a full range of care for children ages one day to 17 years. Our outstanding team of clinicians includes pediatric physicians, nurses and therapists.
As we also offer comprehensive follow-up care in pediatric surgery, orthopedics, neurology, hematology, nephrology, oncology and intermediate care, you will have a unique opportunity to work across various pediatric services. Our team also partners with Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) as our intensive care consults have been offered through the OHSU Telemedicine Network since 2010.
Who You Are
You are an experienced pediatric RN who is cares about providing compassionate, efficient and high-quality nursing care for a diverse population of pediatric patients and their families
A solid team player who enjoys working with a close team and stops at nothing to achieve a shared goal
You are interested and passionate about joining a pediatric team that supports a positive and fun culture
A forward-thinking RN who not only enjoys learning new processes but supports change
You offer high critical thinking and strong communication skills within a fast-paced environment
What You'll Do
Collaborate interdepartmentally to deliver excellent pediatric care
Participate in clinical teams to focus on evidence-based continual improvements
Demonstrate organizational skills in the delivery of nursing care to patients with flexibility and a willingness to adjust priorities in response to changes in patient acuity, volume, emergencies, staffing or scheduling
Become part of an impressive and well recognized pediatric team that is the only regional inpatient pediatric care unit in the area
What You Must Have
Associates in Nursing required
Bachelor’s in nursing (BSN) preferred
Must have 1-year RN experience in Pediatric Medical Surgical unit, Pediatric ICU OR must have completed comprehensive new graduate training program in Pediatrics within last year
Current knowledge and skills appropriate to the age/type of patient population served
Experience in an acute patient care environment required
Charge nurse experience preferred
Registered Nurse (RN) licensed by Oregon State Board of Nursing. Will consider candidates with RN licensure from out of state – but Oregon license is required by start date
Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider (BLS) certified through the American Heart Association (AHA) is required upon start
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certified by American Heart Association (AHA) must be obtained within 4 months of hire date
Pediatric Nurse certification preferred
APHONN certification preferred
Additional Salary Information: What We Offer
•Opportunity to work for an award-winning Healthcare System
•An unparalleled, supportive culture that leads to award-winning patient outcomes
•Excellent base pay, comprehensive benefits and performance-based
•Generous time off package including 8 holidays that supports a healthy work/life balance
•Substantial retirement package that includes a 6% employer contribution
•Relocation and bonus package available to qualified external candidates
Internal Number: 5457
At Asante, our top priority is you. We believe each person must be treated with compassion, dignity, honesty and skill. Our more than 6,000 employees work together to make this ideal a reality, supported by new technology, modern facilities, and a common purpose of healing and hope.
Asante is based in Medford, Oregon, and governed by a board of directors comprised of local volunteers and physicians. Board members give their time to ensure that the people of nine Southern Oregon and Northern California counties receive high-quality health care services provided with compassion. All decisions are made by people who live and work in our community.
High-quality health care for everyone
As the largest health care provider in nine counties, Asante provides comprehensive medical care to 600,000 people throughout Southern Oregon and Northern California. Our facilities include Asante Ashland Community Hospital in Ashland, Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center in Medford, Asante Three Rivers Medical Center in Grants Pass, Asante Physician Partners and additional health care partnerships throughout the region.