PROFESSIONAL NURSE II
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Portland, ME 04104
This NIGHT position is eligible for $12,000.00 (less taxes) sign on
bonus, paid out incrementally with a work commitment; plus, educational
loan repayment. Both incentives require a minimum of two years CCU RN
experience to qualify.
The Professional Nurse II a fully competent practitioner of nursing. The
incumbent is responsible for the practice of nursing according to the
Rules and Regulations defined in the State of Maine Nurse Practice Act,
Mercy Hospital Standards of Care/Practice, policies and procedures. The
PN is responsible for the delivery of patient care to assigned patients
on a Nursing Unit, and for the supervision of other qualified staff to
whom the PN has delegated patient care in the exercise of his/her
independent judgment. The Nurse plans and evaluates the nursing care
for patients and families and exercises independent judgment in
implementing the care him/herself or assigning the care to other
qualified staff. The nurse addresses physical, spiritual, emotional and
educational needs of the patient, and coordinates the plan of care with
other healthcare professionals. The incumbent performs duties and tasks
in accordance with performance standards established for the job.
The incumbent may have access to highly confidential patient, employee
and/or Mercy proprietary information, and must handle & protect the
information in accordance with hospital & system policies, HIPAA
requirements and the highest level of ethical standards. The incumbent
is responsible for reporting all security events, potential events, or
other security risks to the organization. The incumbent is responsible
for participation in and completion of all patient safety initiatives
appropriate to the position, and conducts all job responsibilities
according to the Mission and Values of Mercy Hospital.
Current license as a Registered Nurse in the State of Maine. Healthcare
Provider/Professional Rescuer certification is required.