The Director of Emergency and Women’s and Children’s Services is a Registered Nurse (RN) who is responsible for upholding excellence in the provision of nursing care through the implementation of the nursing practice. The Director is responsible for the administrative, leadership and strategic functions of one or more service lines. Utilizes professional practice as the foundation for leading nursing practice.
The Director’s decisions and actions are based on ethical principles as outlined by the American Nurses Association. Practices in adherence with the American Nurses Association’s (ANA) Nursing Administration: Scope and Standards of Practice for Nurse Administrators, the ANA’s Code of Ethics, the Oregon State Board of Nursing Practice Act, and within the context of the Nurse Executive Competencies developed by the American Organization of Nurse Executives (AONE). Exemplifies the principles of the OHSU Tuality mission and vision statements by committing to a Just Culture, a Reporting Culture, a Learning Culture, and an Engaged Informed Culture.
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