Home Care Pediatric Registered Nurse (RN) - York County

  • MaineHealth
  • Saco, ME, USA
  • Jun 22, 2021
Nursing

Job Description

Summary

Are you looking for a career in Pediatric Homecare which will allow you to have more of a work-life balance? Do you enjoy working independently and using your knowledge as a Pediatric Skilled Nurse to provide life changing care to vulnerable pediatric patients throughout York County, ME? 

For a limited time this position is eligible for a sign on bonus of up to $5,000.00 for Registered Nurses *Prorated bonus based on hours (Per Diem not eligible)

Current MaineHealth member employees are not eligible for bonus; former MHCAH or MaineHealth Organization Care Team Members that have been separated from employment for a minimum of 3 months are eligible 

Why Home Care:

  • Enjoy a less stressful pace of work, treating one patient at a time
  • Case Manage a set number of cases
  • Follow patient cases from start to finish
  • Have the ability to work closely with patients and families, building better relationships
  • Ability to give your full, undivided attention to each patient
  • Have the ability to educate patients and family members about care, treatment & diagnosis in a much more in depth manner
  • Weekend scheduling – Every 4th weekend rotation!

Previous pediatric experience is necessary for this role.

Position Summary   Position functions as a Home Care RN and applies expertise of pediatric nursing to home care patients where care plan indicates such intervention is appropriate, and provides support and assessment to newborns and mothers under the grant-funded program.  Employee serves in a consultant capacity to co-workers when increased knowledge of this specialty will enable the co-worker to provide improved patient care.   Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
  • Education: Graduate of an NLN accredited nursing program.
  • License/Certifications: State of Maine licensure as a Registered Nurse. Current, valid driver’s license to operate a motor vehicle, with vehicle available for work covered by liability insurance as specified by agency policy. Current certification in Basic Life Support for Healthcare providers.
  • Experience: Position requires a minimum of one year of acute pediatric nursing experience.