Newberg, Oregon -- Seeking an excellent Wound Care nurse practitioner. Full-time position. Competitive compensation; comprehensive benefits. Experienced clinician with Certified Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nurse or Certified Wound, Ostomy Nurse Certifications required. Outpatient Wound Ostomy practice with some inpatient consults and an opportunity to participate in monthly, regional Wound Care forums. Help build the Wound Care Clinic and join a dedicated, motivated team at Providence Newberg Medical center. Enjoy a healthy work-life balance in the beautiful and welcoming community of Newberg, a friendly town just outside of Portland in the heart of Oregon's wine country.
Newberg is a college town of 22,000 set in the Chehalem Valley just 25 miles southwest of Portland. Newberg residents cherish their proximity to the big city -- Portland has a metro population of around two million and offers every amenity and opportunity imaginable. But the buffer of forest and farmland around Newberg is another cherished feature that can make the big city seem a world away. Yamhill County is home to more than 20 award-winning wineries, which lends the Newberg area yet another distinction: as the Napa Valley of Oregon.
Providence Newberg Medical Center is the newest hospital in the Providence system, opening in June 2006. Its "green" design made it the first hospital in the nation to achieve LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification. With wireless technology and voice over Internet protocol, it is cutting edge in many ways. With 40 beds and a medical staff of 125, Providence Newberg is just the right size to serve the city of Newberg and numerous small communities in this semi-rural area.
Providence St. Joseph Health is a family of partner organizations including Providence Health & Services, St. Joseph Health, Facey Medical Foundation, Swedish, Pacific Medical Centers, Covenant Health and Kadlec. With 50 hospitals, more than 800 physician clinics, and a variety of health and educational services that include senior care and supportive housing, the health system and its partners em...ploy more than 100,000 caregivers (employees) serving communities across seven states: Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. PSJH’s family of organizations work together to meet the needs of its communities, especially the poor and vulnerable.