RN, Endoscopy, Portland, Oregon

Employer Oregon Health & Science University
Created 07/10/2024
Reference 243523737
Country United States
State Oregon
City Portland
Zip 97201
Salary -
Oregon Health & Science University

Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or aaeo@ohsu.edu.

RN, Endoscopy


Job ID: 2024-30661
Type: Relief/Flex/Resource
# of Openings: 1
Category: Nursing-RN
Portland, OR (Marquam Hill)


Department Specific Requirements:

  • Requires ability to push patient in a stretcher around corners throughout the shift.
    Requires the ability to ride the aerial tram throughout the day
  • Requires the willingness to work with High Level Disinfectants
  • Requires the ability to work in a dark procedure room
  • Requires the flexibility to stay focused and have your assignment changed several times throughout your shift
  • Requires weekend and after hours ERCP call and ability to report to work within 30 min of being called – not required for Resource RN
  • Requires ability to work in fluoroscopy room and standing for up to 3 hours wearing lead garments
  • Requires ability to work in fast-paced environment that provides care for up to 15 patients per day
  • Requires ability to move, turn, lift sedated patients using provided safe patient mobilization device
  • Two years’ experience working in an endoscopy procedural area setting
  • BLS and ACLS certification
  • Annual hands-on competencies determined by unit need, regulatory requirements, and other evidence-based factors (i.e. moderate sedation administration and monitoring, peripheral IV insertion, motility and PH testing,
    telephone triage, procedural patient care, etc.)


  • External applicants: Baccalaureate of Science in Nursing Degree from a program accredited by Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) or Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (CNEA)
  • Internal applicants: Associate's Degree in Nursing
  • Current, unencumbered Oregon State Registered Nurse License by 1 week before start date
  • BLS at time of hire and must be issued by the American Heart Association (AHA) or Military Training Network branch of AHA (upload documentation with online application)
  • BLS must not expire during orientation or probation period, and must have the same expiration date (upload documentation with online application)
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without accommodation


  • Current OHSU employees: BSN preferred

Department Specific Preferences (competencies, certifications, etc.):

  • Experience performing moderate sedation preferred
  • Experience performing motility and PH testing procedures preferred
  • Experience with GI Surgery or medicine and the disease processes associated with them preferred


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