Registered Nurse (RN) - Medical/Surgical Unit
The Medical/Surgical North 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 C entered C are”, the Medical/Surgical RN collaborates with the Health C are 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 North Unit Manager.
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and current licensure on the State of Maine Board of Nursing.
C urrent BLS C ertification.
ACLS Certification preferred (or attained within 2 years of hire).
C ompletion of departmental competencies within one month of hire.
Articulates elements of professional practice and demonstrates:
Knowledge of Evidence Based Practice and Patient and Family C entered C are
Understanding of teamwork and collaboration
Effective verbal/written communication skills
Knowledge of process improvement and sound safety strategies
C ompetence with computer applications
Healthcare | Nursing
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