Oregon Burn Center Emanuel

Facility Profile

Note: This information is provided for nursing school faculty to let them know the kinds of clinical experiences available for nursing students at Legacy Health. For medical professionals wanting to transfer a patient to the Burn Center, please call 503-413-4232 and see Transfer Sheet. 

 

Site:  Legacy Emanuel Medical Center 
Unit Name: Legacy Oregon Burn Center
Patient Population &/or Specialty Served:  Critical care and acute care, pediatrics to geriatrics for burn, wound and skin diseases 
Usual Times/Days of Week Unit Open:  24/7
Shift Length Worked & Start Times:  12 hour shifts, 0700 & 1900 
Number of Licensed Patient Beds:  16 
Average Daily Unit Census:  13 
Average Length of Stay:  7-12 days 
Number of RNs Working Each Shift: 
Mix:  90% RN, 10% LPN and CNA; also use a unit secretary 
Average Skill Style of Nursing & Usual Patient Assignment:  Acute Care 3:1, Critical Care 2:1 
Special Skill Sets Usually Required of RNs:  PALS, ACLS, critical care experience or classes, ABLS (Advanced Burn Life Support) 
Comments:   See Oregon Burn Center for more information.