Registered Nurse (RN) - Anticoagulation

  • MaineHealth
  • Rockport, ME, USA
  • Aug 31, 2021
PRN Registered Nurse (RN)

Job Description

Summary

  • Position Summary
    • The scope of the Anticoagulation Therapy Services includes: Ambulatory Clinic, Inpatient, Home Health, Long Term and Skilled Care patient populations within the Pen Bay Healthcare organization. Anticoagulation Services are provided under the direction of and in collaboration with the Medical Director or their designee. Anticoagulation Services are provided utilizing pre- established clinical guidelines, patient assessment, INR result trending, and the knowledge base of the Anticoagulation Management Certification Program from the University of Southern Illinois.
    •  
    •  
  • Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
    • Education: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and current licensure with the State of Maine Board of Nursing.
    • License/Certifications: Anticoagulation Management Certification form the University of Southern Illinois within six months of hire. BLS is required.
    • Experience: Minimum of five years acute care experience preferred. Experience utilizing clinical guidelines independently preferred.
    • Demonstrates competency with Standing Stone documentation software within six weeks of hire.
    • Demonstrates the ability to function successfully within all patient populations within six months of hire.
    • 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

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
  •  Per Diem - Day Shift
  •  Nursing
  • Req #: 133143

Specialty

Ambulatory Care Nursing