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The Oregon Center for Nursing facilitates research and collaboration for Oregon’s nursing workforce to support informed, well-prepared, diverse and exceptional nursing professionals.

OCN's Annual Event

Join us for an inclusive virtual event to recognize Oregon’s nurses!

Friday Huddle

Learn more about our weekly Huddles with nursing leaders and stakeholders.

simulation resources

RN Well-Being Project

Learn more about our collaborative efforts to support Oregon’s nursing workforce.

Upcoming OCN Events

September 24 Friday Huddle

September 24, 2021 8:00 AM

Simulation Journal Club

September 27, 2021 3:30 PM

October Student Huddle

October 13, 2021 12:00 PM

A Nursing Shift

October 21, 2021 7:30 AM

Filling the Gaps

As COVID lingers, Oregon’s clinical preceptors seek to balance their role as critical mentors with the threat of burnout.In a monastery, a “preceptor” is the abbey’s primary music-maker; in Freemasonry, a preceptor is the leader of a lodge. For new nurses at certain...

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OCN Is Hiring! Join Our Team

POSITION: Program DirectorLOCATION: Oregon Center for Nursing, 5000 N Willamette Blvd, Portland, OR 97203STATUS: Full-Time, Hourly, Non-ExemptSALARY: Depends on Experience [$70,000 - $90,000] The Oregon Center for Nursing (OCN) is 501(c)(3) non-profit organization...

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Coming Together for a Greater Good

South of Milwaukie, Oregon, at a bend in the river that bears its name, Willamette View is a 27-acre long-term care community that provides its 480 residents a range of programs and services, residential housing, and levels of healthcare. It offers a modern fitness...

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