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Providence Health & Services RN Manager - Medical Surgical in Portland, Oregon


Providence is looking for an RN Manager - Medical Surgical Unit (1.0 FTE, Days) to Providence Portland Medical Center in Portland, OR.

We are seeking an RN Manager for the Medical Surgical unit - that embraces a spirit of continual improvement and possesses a relentless drive towards excellence. They are accountable for the 24/7 operations of their unit. The Nurse Manager is accountable for:

  • The quality of care delivered and outcomes of areas under their leadership.

  • Establishing an environment where healing and wellness are optimized and the core values of the organization are realized for both our patients and caregivers.

  • Leading effective care delivery through strong caregiver engagement, wise use of resources, and compassionately holding others accountable for their behaviors and actions.

  • Assembling and developing effective teams of caregivers and leads these teams in a complex and changing environment.

  • Establishing and sustaining collaborative inter-professional relationships in service to Providence Health & Services (PH&S) strategic plans.

  • Unit adherence to all applicable laws, regulations, policies, contracts, procedures, and standards of performance.

  • Mentoring their direct reports and plans for succession.


Required qualification in this position include:

  • Bachelor's degree in nursing

  • Current Oregon RN license

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) required at time of hire.

  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support (AHA-BLS) for Health Care Provider required within 6 months of hire.

  • National Certification from recognized professional organization in relevant field of clinical expertise

  • 5 years of experience in nursing with experience in progressive leadership roles

Preferred qualification in this position include:

  • Master's degree in related field

  • Formal coursework in management, finance and other administrative subjects

  • Management 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: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Nurse Lead/Supervisor/Manager

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 246346