Clinical Nurse (RN) - Operating Room/Surgery
Posted on: January 19, 2023
This is a bargaining unit position
Job Posting Date: 06/28/2022
4 Openings Available
For a limited time MaineHealth is offering up to $10,000 Sign on
bonus for all eligible experienced Registered Nurses with 1-3 years
of experience and $20,000 for experienced Registered Nurses with
greater than 3 years of experience!
- Eligible candidates are hired (offer accepted) into a Full or
Part time RN position. 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.
Relocation Assistance Available to Eligible Candidates
We are a Level 1 trauma center with 29 Operating Rooms. We offer a
fast-paced, exciting team environment. Opportunity to work in many
surgical specialties such cardiac, thoracic, vascular, ortho
trauma/total joints, neurosurgery, ENT, general, trauma, GU, and
pediatrics. New technology advancements in all specialties. We
offer 10 nd 12-hour shifts.
Prior Operating Room RN experience is required.
We offer an 8-month internship starting in January 2023 to allow
RN's to steer their career towards the rewarding Operating Room
specialty. Internship includes didactic, clinical, and peri-op
101-new grads welcome. Following completion of the internship, you
will be based in the Bramhall Campus Operating Room.
- 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 basis.
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
- Education: A Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing is
preferred. Must matriculate to a BSN program within one year of
hire with completion attained within five years of hire.
- License/Certifications: Current license to practice as a
Registered Professional Nurse in the state of Maine.
- Experience: Meets all requirements of Clinical Nurse I.
Completion of Level I usually achieved by 12 months of
- Evidence of 10 hours of ongoing education per year.
- Demonstrates a caring nursing practice and promotes a healing
environment for patients and families.
- Demonstrates the required knowledge and technical skills to
care for most patient populations on the unit.
- 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 was ranked one of America's Best Large Employers in
2022 by Forbes!
MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system whose
vision is, "Working together so our communities are the healthiest
in America." MaineHealth consists of nine local health systems, a
comprehensive behavioral health care network, diagnostic services,
home health agencies, and 1,700 employed clinicians working
together through the MaineHealth Medical Group. With approximately
22,000 care team members, MaineHealth provides preventive care,
diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New
Hampshire. Learn more about our system at mainehealth.org
At MaineHealth, we offer benefits that support an individual's
needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our packages
include 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.
With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you'll be
working with health care 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
well-being of our communities and care team members. We believe in
fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate
caring and continuous improvement. Join us, and your abilities will
be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to a new
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