Registered Nure (RN) - Medical Surgical General

  • MaineHealth
  • Rockport, ME, USA
  • Jun 21, 2021
Full time Registered Nurse (RN)

Job Description

Summary

**THIS POSITION IS ELIGIBLE RELOCATION ASSISTANCE FOR QUALIFYING CANDIDATES**

The Community: We are located in a truly magnificent area, overlooking the picturesque Maine coastline. Mid-Coast Maine offers some of the most spectacular natural beauty and outdoor recreation found anywhere. Sail and kayak the world-class waters of Penobscot Bay, hike the mountains that overlook the sea, swim & fish in our pristine lakes and streams, and bike on our country lanes. Enjoy an abundance of rich cultural opportunities and great schools in a safe community environment.

The Position: The Medical/Surgical RN is responsible for the excellent delivery of care to a variety of patients including; pediatric, general surgical, general medical, stroke, orthopedics, and urology. Working within a model of “Safe Patient Family Centered Care”, the Medical/Surgical RN collaborates with the Health Care team to develop a plan of care, monitor the effectiveness of that plan, and to assist in the development of a discharge plan to best meet the patient’s and families’ needs. The Medical/Surgical RN works under the direction of the Medical/Surgical Unit Manager.

The Requirements (KSAs):

  1. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and current licensure on the State of Maine Board of Nursing.
  2. Current BLS Certification.
  3. ACLS Certification preferred (or attained within 2 years of hire).
  4. Completion of departmental competencies within one month of hire.
  5. Articulates elements of professional practice and demonstrates:
  • Knowledge of Evidence Based Practice and Patient and Family Centered Care
  • Understanding of teamwork and collaboration
  • Effective verbal/written communication skills
  • Knowledge of process improvement and sound safety strategies
  • Competence with computer applications

We offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our package includes health and dental insurances, paid parental leave, retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.

MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system consisting of eight local hospital systems, a comprehensive behavioral healthcare network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and over 19,000 employees. It is the largest health system in northern New England and provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire.

With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you’ll be working with healthcare professionals that truly value the people around them – both within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the wellbeing of our communities and employees. We believe in fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring and continuous improvement. Our care – and the science behind that care – is top rate. Join us and your abilities will be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to another level.

 
  • Rockport, ME
  •  Pen Bay Medical Center
  •  Full Time - Evening/Night Shift
  •  Nursing
  • Req #: 133823

Specialty

Medical-Surgical Nursing