Registered Nurse (RN) - Float Pool, 36 hr nights
36 hours/weeks, 6:45pm-7:15 am, every other w/e, holiday rotation
35 Medical Center Parkway
Augusta, Maine, 04330
The Registered Nurse (RN) has accountability and responsibility for clinical decision making and coordination of a patients' care during an assigned shift or throughout the length of stay on a unit. She/he provides nursing services to patients and families in accordance with the scope of practice as defined by the Maine State Board of Nursing. In addition abides by the principles of Relationship Based Care and the Clinical Practice Model Framework in order to achieve Patient- and Family-Centered Care as defined by MaineGeneral Medical Center (MGMC). May be required to work on other nursing units to include cross-campus per floating policy.
Must have either a current State of Maine Registered Nurse (RN) license or an RN license recognized by the Nurse Licensure Compact (https://www.ncsbn.org/nlc.htm). If RN licensure is from a compact state, must obtain a state of Maine RN license within 90 days of changing primary residency to Maine.
BLS certification is required within 3 months of hire. ACLS required within first year
Minimum of an Associate's degree in Nursing
1 year of RN experience strongly preferred
Proficiency in a suite of Microsoft Office applications
Ability to independently seek out resources and work collaboratively
Ability to communicate clearly with patient, families, visitors, healthcare team, Physicians, administrators, leadership and others
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationship
Ability to record activities, document assessments, plan of care, interventions, evaluation and re-evaluation of patient status.
Ability to use computer and learn software programs
Able to document and communicate pertinent information using computer and/or paper documentation tools.
Working knowledge appropriate JCAHO and other regulatory requirements.