Licensed Practical Nurse - Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Posted on: November 23, 2022
For a limited time MaineHealth is offering sign on bonuses for
- 0-1 years of experience eligible for $5,000 (full
- 1-3 years of experience eligible for $7,500 (full
- 3+ years of experience eligible for $10,000 (full
- Eligible candidates are hired (offer accepted) into a Full or
Part time LPN 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.
The Licensed Practical 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 the Nursing Standards of Care
and within the guidelines of both Maine Medical Center Policies and
Procedures and the Maine State Board of Nursing, the Licensed
Practical Nurse, under the supervision of the Registered
Professional Nurse, performs selected, direct, technical aspects of
patient care. The Licensed Practical Nurse makes and reports
observations concerning the patient's condition and reinforces
patient education in order to meet the physical, psychosocial, and
spiritual needs of the patient and family. They are able to work in
a variety of patient care settings such as Med-Surg, OB,
Pediatrics, Psych and clinics.
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
License/Certifications: BLS certified. Annual IV certification.
Must pass a licensing examination after completing a State-approved
practical nursing program.
Complete a Departmental CBO tool at the time of hire demonstrating
competencies in designated unit tasks.
All clinical competencies.
Must pass a course allowing them to function as a Category II in IV
therapy prior to employment or shortly after.
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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