Registered Nurse (RN) - Anticoagulation

  • MaineHealth
  • Belfast, ME 04915, USA
  • Feb 23, 2021
Nursing

Job Description

Summary

Position Summary:

The scope of the Anticoagulation Therapy Services includes: Ambulatory Clinic, Inpatient, Home Health, Long Term and Skilled Care patient populations within the Pen Bay Healthcare organization. Anticoagulation Services are provided under the direction of and in collaboration with the Medical Director or their designee. Anticoagulation Services are provided utilizing pre- established clinical guidelines, patient assessment, INR result trending, and the knowledge base of the Anticoagulation Management Certification Program from the University of Southern Illinois.

 

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs):

    1. Education: Registered Nurse with current Maine license. BSN preferred. 
    2. License/Certifications: BLS, AED competency. See also "Education"
    3. Experience: Experience in acute care hospital nursing required.
    4. Must be self-directed, motivated, and highly productive. 
    5. Excellent computer skills required.
    6. Prior experience in outpatient anticoagulation therapy management preferred.
    7. Will complete Anticoagulation Therapy Management Certification Program within 6 months of hire.