Nursing Careers at OHSU

OHSU's culture of excellence earns Magnet recognition

Our OHSU Nursing Vision is to be the leader for professional nurses, be recognized for innovation, and provide compassion and excellence in patient care.

As the only teaching hospital in the state of Oregon, we have cutting-edge technology and research in several nursing specialties. Nurses play a vital role in shaping and educating tomorrow’s healthcare professionals and preparing them for a lifetime of learning, leadership and contribution.

Nursing Professional Development

OHSU values nurse leadership and continued professional development. Through our Shared Governance Model and our implementation of Maria O’Rourke’s role-based Professional Practice Model, we are committed to the empowerment of nursing staff by advocating for autonomy, professional accountability and a collaborative interdisciplinary responsibility for decision making in clinical practice.

Seize the opportunity to join nurses at OHSU for a commitment to professional growth, lifelong learning, and excellence in patient care!

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Nursing Core Values

Nursing embraces core values that serve as a foundation for the delivery of quality patient care:

  • Commitment to Patient and Family Centered Care
  • Accountability to support each other in providing excellent care and outcomes
  • Realizing Professional Practice as an engaged and thriving staff
  • Excellence in nursing practice through our commitment to performance improvement, evidence based practice and research



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OHSU is seeking registered nurses to fill several positions in Perioperative Services at Doernbecher Children's Hospital. Perioperative staff are an integral part of an interdisciplinary care team that provides individualized family center care for the pediatric patient.

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Professional Practice Leaders

OHSU is currently hiring Professional Practice Leaders, a new opportunity for Master's prepared nurses who are passionate about professional nursing practice. Go to our job search page to look for current openings.

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