Clinical Nurse II (RN) - Inpatient Psychiatric Unit - P6
Company: Maine Medical Center
Posted on: November 22, 2020
FOR A LIMITED TIME MMC IS OFFERING UP TO $20,000 SIGN ON BONUS FOR
ALL ELIGIBLE EXPERIENCED NURSES!
* Eligible candidates are hired (offer accepted) into a Full or
Part time MMC RN position on or after 08/20/20 and have greater
than 3 years (36 months) of RN work experience. Bonus amount
prorated for Part time hires, per diem hires are ineligible.
* Bonus is paid out in 3 installments - First month of employment,
completion of one year of employment and completion of 2nd year of
employment. Bonus amount prorated for Part time hires, per diem
hires are ineligible.
* Current MaineHealth member employees are ineligible; former
MaineHealth Members are ineligible until greater than 6 months
separation from employment.
P6 (Pavilion 6) is the 21 bed Inpatient Psychiatry unit at Maine
Medical Center. Over the years it has evolved from a traditional
psychiatric unit to one that serves an increasingly medically
complex population with a particular emphasis on Geriatric
Psychiatry. All patients on P6 have both a major psychiatric
illness, as well as a medical comorbidity that requires an
inpatient level of care. We are excited to grow our
interdisciplinary team and welcome all applicants from those new to
nursing or Psychiatry, to those who have many years of
The Clinical Nurse supports Maine Medical Center's mission, vision,
and values by exhibiting the following behaviors: excellence,
competence, collaboration, innovation, respect, patient and family
centered care, commitment to our community, and accountability. In
accordance with national standards of nursing practice and within
the guidelines and policies and procedures of both Maine Medical
Center and the Maine State Board of Nursing, the Clinical Nurse is
responsible for assessment, diagnosis, outcome identification,
planning, implementation, documentation, and evaluation of the
effects of nursing care. Care delivery and coordination of patient
and family care begins with the initial contact with the health
care system and may continue across the continuum. Services may be
provided on an inpatient, outpatient, ambulatory, and/or community
REQUIRED MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES (KSAS)
* Current license to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse in
the state of Maine.
* Demonstrated competency in applying evidence based knowledge,
theory, practices, principles, and processes of professional
* A Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing is preferred. Must
matriculate to a BSN within one year of hire, attaining completion
within five years of hire.
* Meets all requirements of Clinical Nurse I. Completion of Level I
usually achieved by 12 months of employment.
* Evidence of 10 hours of ongoing education per year.
* Interpersonal and communication skills to interact effectively
with patients, families, and healthcare team members.
* Ability to identify potential crisis situations involving
patients and/or families and to initiate appropriate action.
* In accordance with the Clinical Nursing Advancement Program, a
Clinical Nurse II may choose to remain at Level II as opposed to
seeking advancement to Level III.
MaineHealth values diversity and is an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Federal and state laws
prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, color,
national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability
or veteran status.
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