For the KPV Procedure room and Recovery room-
1 year experience working in critical care of procedural area setting.
Fast paced environment during Family Planning clinic.
Heavy handling and administration of narcotics while moving at fast pace that requires ability to focus attention on details while performing other skills at the same time.
IV skills required.
Moderate sedation competency and experience required at time of hire.
ACLS required at time of application.
Confidence to work next to and communicate directly with MD throughout the shift.
Ability to document telephone encounters on patients youve advised over the phone
Performing Moderate Sedation in the Procedure rooms
RNs who also perform Moderate Sedation in the Family Planning clinic, must possess ACLS, BLS, and have completed the OHSU required Moderate Sedation Module once hired.
IV Hydration & Medication Infusions
The RN performing IV Hydration & Medication infusion must have had 1 year recent experience starting IVs, infusing medication (ie Iron infusions using a pump) and performing blood transfusions.
In addition, the below are requirement for this Recovery RN position. Because we are in an outpatient clinic setting, the RN must also be able to cover phone triage, complete follow up calls to post procedure patients, ability to draw blood if needed, and be able to communicate patient care plans over the phone.
o 1 year phone triage experience
o 1 year phlebotomy experience
o Ability to respond appropriately in crisis situations. Understands the procedures for medical emergencies, as well as other disaster situations.
o Excellent communication skills via telephone.
o Excellent organization skills