- Current State of Maine RN license
- Minimum 3 years experience required
This nursing leadership position will support 3 West, a high acuity 36-bed
Surgical Unit at the New Regional Hospital
The Charge Nurse is a strong nursing leader who demonstrates commitment to MaineGeneral Medical Center’s Nursing Vision: “To serve all who enter our doors with skillful hands & compassionate hearts”. She/he is responsible for: supervision of the clinical operations of the patient care unit; making staffing assignments; serving as a resource and mentor for the nursing staff; creating a healthy work environment in collaboration with Partnership Council; and collaborating with the Nurse Manager and Unit Coordinator in utilizing resources in a manner that aligns with the goals of the department. In addition, this individual abides by the principles of Relationship Based Care and the Clinical Practice Model Framework in order to achieve Patient and Family Centered Care as defined by MaineGeneral Medical Center.
Must have either a current State of Maine Registered Nurse (RN) license or an RN license recognized by the Nurse Licensure Compact (https://www.ncsbn.org/nlc.htm). If RN licensure is from a compact state, must obtain a state of Maine RN license within 90 days of changing primary residency to Maine
BLS certification is required within 3 months of hire.
Certification in area of nursing specialty preferred.
Bachelor’s degree in Nursing (BSN) preferred.
3 years of current acute care inpatient clinical RN experience required.
Proficient in a suite of Microsoft Office applications.