A – Home

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

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.

Nursing Workforce Research Matters

…to ensure all Oregonians have access to a quality, highly educated nurse.

Upcoming OCN Events

December Student Huddle

December 8, 2021 12:00 PM

December 10 Friday Huddle

December 10, 2021 8:00 AM

December 17 Friday Huddle

December 17, 2021 8:00 AM

OCN Recognizes Nurse Preceptors Across Oregon

It’s no secret Oregon’s entire nursing workforce is under immense pressure as pandemic surges and workforce shortages continue to frustrate health care providers. Maintaining a pipeline of registered nurses to provide quality health care to Oregonians across the state...

read more

Nurses In Distress Summit Summary Available

Oregon's nurses are in distress. The unrelenting nature of prolonged public health crisis, along with the challenges facing the nursing profession prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, has taken its toll on Oregon’s nursing workforce. Many are leaving their work and...

read more

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...

read more

OUR SUPPORTERS INCLUDE

Cancel