Full Time Nurse Staffing Policy Analyst in Portland Metro at Oregon Health Authority

Nurse Staffing Policy Analyst

Oregon Health Authority

Location: Portland Metro
Industry: Government
Type: Full Time

CLOSE DATE: 10/20/2015

The primary purpose of this position is to provide consultation and advice to managers and executives in the Health Facility Licensing and Certification program regarding the administration, management, and policy aspects of Oregon’s hospital nurse staffing laws.

Primary duties of the position include, but are not limited to:

Manage and facilitates the Nurse Staffing Advisory board (NSAB) with assistance, as needed, from support staff.
Participate in program or section management team meetings and provide relevant updates relating to trends, issues, and concerns identified by the NSAB.
Participate in hospital nurse staffing committee meetings as needed and provide for mediation in the event that the hospital nurse staffing committee cannot reach an agreement on a staffing plan.
Ensure that the Nurse Staffing Report web page is up-to-date including audit and investigation reports.
Track the imposition of any civil penalties or suspension or revocation of license due to nurse staffing violations.
Initiate, manage and perform studies that evaluate agency policy and performance, possible consequences of significant changes, and the effect of pending legislation or rule amendments.
Design and oversee collection of data for relevant surveys as needed. Analyze data, evaluate findings and recommend appropriate changes to agency policies.

A Bachelor’s Degree in Business or Public Administration, Behavioral or Social Sciences, Finance, Political Science or any degree demonstrating the capacity for the knowledge and skills; AND four years professional-level evaluative, analytical and planning work.


Any combination of experience and education equivalent to seven years of experience that typically supports the knowledge and skills for the classification.

Application Guidelines:

Please visit www.oregonjobs.org to complete the online application for position number OHA15-0421
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Salary: $4,569.00 - $6,691.00 Monthly
Application Link: http://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/oregon/jobs/1255270/operations-and-policy-analyst-3-nurse-staffing-policy-analyst