Registered Nurse - Cardiovascular Surgery
Posted on: January 20, 2023
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 up to $20,000 for experienced Registered Nurses
with greater than 3 years of RN 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.
This position is critical to support surgical patients through
their open-heart surgery by providing pre-operative education,
coordination of necessary testing, post-operative follow-up, and
coordination of post-operative care.
The ideal nurse for this position has 2+ years of cardiology
experience, but all clinical experience will be considered.
Cardiology or Med/Surg certification is a plus. This position
offers some flexibility working 36-40 hours during the
Monday-Friday work week. Your weekends are free!
Under the direction of physicians, this position is responsible for
assisting with total patient care by performing clinical duties,
responding to patient telephone inquiries, and coordinating care
both at the office and at outside facilities. An Ambulatory Care RN
II is the competent nurse who has at least one year of professional
nursing experience in acute or ambulatory care.
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
Education: Completion of nursing training from an accredited school
License/Certifications: Active State of Maine Nursing License or
eligible for licensure. BSN preferred. Current BLS required.
Experience: Minimum one year nursing experience required.
Knowledge of nursing processes; health care systems, structure and
functions; and community resources.
Knowledge of chart/medical record documentation requirements and
federal/state laws related to release of health care
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills necessary for
interacting with patients, physicians, supervisors and other
Skill in time management, problem solving, multitasking,
prioritizing and medical care coordination.
Ability to read and interpret physicians orders and notes from
Ability to calculate and administer drug dosages and injections and
Ability to organize and accomplish multiple tasks and to have the
flexibility to meet changing demands on a daily basis.
Ability to maintain a professional manner even under stressful
Ability to maintain confidentiality.
Proficient computer skills.
Adhere to all RN I requirements
In accordance with the Ambulatory Care Nursing Advancement Program,
a RN II who meets or exceeds all of the criteria and requirements
at the 12 month performance evaluation date may apply for RN III
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