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Northern Light Health RN- Internal Travel- Float Pool-13 weeks-36hours/week in Portland, Maine

Northern Light Mercy Hospital- Portland, ME

Department: Float Pool

Position is located: Mercy Fore River

Work Type: PRN- Temporary

Hours Per Week: 36.00

Work Schedule: 7:00 PM to 7:30 AM

This position is a Temporary PRN position working in the Staffing Pool for 36 hours per week. This is a 13-week position with an enhanced pay rate!

Candidates eligible for this position include:

*RNs who are new hires to Northern Light Health or Northern Light Mercy

*RNS who are not currently employes within Northern Light Health

*RNS who have previously worked for Northern Light Health or Northern Light Mercy and have not worked for Northern Light Health or Mercy for at least 90 days (first time rehire only)


The Staff Nurse I is a Registered Nurse who is a beginning professional caregiver, entering into practice and establishing a professional identify. The incumbent is responsible for the practice of nursing according to the Rules and Regulations defined in the State of Maine Nurse Practice Act, Northern Light Health Standards of Care/Practice, policies and procedures. The Staff Nurse 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 Staff Nurse 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.


· Demonstrate system values and integrates them into daily organizational practice.

· Actively support patient-centered care with sensitivity and respect for the diversity of human experience.

· Ability to handle difficult and stressful situations with professional composure.

· Ability to influence others' actions and decisions without express authority.

· Working knowledge of word processing, spreadsheets, data entry, database experience and other computer related skills.

Competencies and Skills

  • Behaves with Integrity and Builds Trust: Acts consistently in line with the core values, commitments and rules of conduct. Leads by example and tells the truth. Does what they say they will, when and how they say they will, or communicates an alternate plan.

  • Cultivates Respect: Treats others fairly, embraces and values differences, and contributes to a culture of diversity, inclusion, empowerment and cooperation.

  • Exercises Sound Judgment & Decision Making: Understands and processes complex information, which allows for appropriate and accountable conclusions. Does not react too quickly or slowly. Balances facts, goals, and potential approaches taking the appropriate criteria into account. Makes active decisions and commits oneself by communicating confidently and respectfully.

  • Fosters Accountability: Creates and participates in a work environment where people hold themselves and others accountable for processes, results and behaviors. Takes appropriate ownership not only of successes but also mistakes and works to correct them in a timely manner. Demonstrates understanding that we all work as a team and the quality and timeliness of work impacts everyone involved.

  • Practices Compassion: Exhibits genuine care for people and is available and ready to help; displays a deep awareness of and strong willingness to relieve the suffering of others.

  • Promotes Health and Safety: Promotes a healthy and safe environment for patients, employees and visitors. Advocates and models healthy physical and mental health behaviors even in challenging circumstances. Sets high quality standards and strives for continuous improvement and quality assurance by reporting and encouraging others to report near misses and safety issues.

  • Provides Patient-Centered Care: Demonstrates understanding of patient care quality and service as organizational priority. Proactively supports change to improve patient experience and results. Exhibits the ability and willingness to find out what the patient wants and needs and to act accordingly, taking the organizational and outside resources into account. Cooperates, collaborates, communicates, and integrates care within and between teams to ensure that care is continuous and reliable.

  • Utilizes Resources Effectively: Understands how to get the most out of available resources and uses cost-benefit thinking in decision-making and in setting priorities. Monitors and analyzes resource usage to identify and eliminate areas of waste and maximize resources. As a leader, defines targets and provides appropriate means; oversees progress and makes adjustments when necessary. Appropriately delegates work, sets clear direction and manages workflow and time.


  • Required Registered Nurse

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