Staff Nurse - Medical Surgical Unit - M3
The rehab nurse assists patients with disability to attain and maintain maximum function while providing a therapeutic environment. Knows and applies current nursing theory, principles of care and nursing procedures to design and implement treatment strategies that promote physical, psychosocial, and spiritual health of the patient. General responsibilities include specialized knowledge and clinical skills to provide care for the patient with physical disability; coordinates educational activities to implement a teaching and discharge plan; performs hands-on nursing; provides direction and supervision of ancillary personnel; coordinates nursing care activities in collaboration with other members of the interdisciplinary rehabilitation team to achieve overall goals; and acts as a resource and role model for nursing and students. Must have a high level of interpersonal and communication skills and be a demonstrated team player. Must demonstrate reliability and accountability to team members and patients.
Education & Experience Essentials:
- Registered Nurse licensed in the State of Maine.
- Ability to complete a comprehensive age specific nursing care to the population of patients within the assigned unit/area.
- Acute Rehabilitation nursing experience or previous med-surg experience.
We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, protected veteran status, national origin, genetic information or any other legally protected status.