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Ellsworth, ME 04605
Description: Directs and provides professional nursing care while
meeting patients’ psychosocial, physical and general aspect of care
needs. Coordinates care planning with other disciplines, families and/or
caregivers. Responsible for initial assessment, reassessment and
documentation of assigned patients. Determines priorities of care based
on physical and psychosocial needs of patients. Communicates with
practitioners regarding changes in patient’s status, symptoms and
results of diagnostic studies. Responds quickly and appropriately to
changes in patient condition or response to treatment. Assumes
responsibility for supervising and assessing other nursing personnel.
Responsible for safety and flow of the department assuring that staff
comply with policies, procedures and JCAHO regulations. Communicates
with all disciplines regarding patient status, flow, and continuation of
Licensure, Education, Experience and Skill Requirements: *Graduate
of an accredited professional nursing education program, BSN
preferred. Active Maine RN license or eligibility to obtain required.
Active BLS certification required. Three years nursing experience
required. Oncology and/or Infusion certification preferred.
Must be able to work 4 shifts per month.