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More about Nurse Practitioner Jobs in Portland
Nurse Practitioners (NPs) are in high demand everywhere, including the Pacific Northwest region. Qualified NPs have a variety of job options available to them. Determine what’s important to you and we’ll match you with the right NP job at the right employer. Here are some other important considerations:
Credentials for Nurse Practitioner Jobs in Portland
NPs typically require a master’s degree to practice in Oregon. A Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) is fast becoming a preferred degree. We work with NPs who are new to their role, as well as others who are seasoned professionals.
Specialty Areas for Nurse Practitioner Jobs in Portland
Nurse practitioners (NPs) in Portland are licensed, independent medical professionals with expertise in a given specialty. We work with Portland healthcare employers who are looking for NPs who focus in areas such as adult care, mental health, pediatric care, dermatology, cardiovascular health, oncology, or emergency care. Since NPs often specialize by patient population, we also place candidates in Oregon pediatric, adult-gerontological, and women’s health positions.
Work Environments for Nurse Practitioners in Portland
There are NP jobs in Portland in many different settings. These can include hospitals, clinics, physician offices, patients’ homes, long-term care facilities, and more. Many NPs in Oregon are also educators and researchers who are asked to consult with a variety of other health-care professionals.
Qualifications for Nurse Practitioners in Portland
To provide patient care, NPs in Oregon need to be both licensed and certified. Licenses enable an NP to practice, whereas certifications demonstrate their proficiency in a given area of specialization. Beyond these needed qualifications, most of the successful NPs in Portland that we represent exhibit outstanding qualities like empathy, enthusiasm, tenacity, creativity and integrity.
Expertise for Nurse Practitioners in Portland
Nurse practitioners in Portland are required to have a level of expertise in nine broad areas of “core competencies” regardless of their area of specialization. These nine areas include: scientific foundations, leadership, quality, practice inquiry, technology and information literacy, policy, health delivery system, ethics and independent practice.
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