Maine Medical Center Cancer Institute is seeking a Nursing Supervisor for their Radiation Oncology Department in Scarborough. The position will oversee the day-to-day nursing operations for the department. The selected candidate will manage a staff of 5 employees at various radiation oncology sites in southern Maine. Daily duties will include but are not limited to: working collaboratively with and being part of a multidisciplinary team for problem solving; guaranteeing high patient satisfaction scores; ensuring staffing-level needs are met; mentoring and developing team members; and overseeing quality and process improvements ensuring a consistent and seamless patient experience.
Our ideal candidate must hold a current RN license in the state of Maine. A BSN or MSN is preferred. Previous experience working with oncology patients is required. Although not required, prior positions in an outpatient setting and previous supervisory experience will help to guarantee success in this position. Oncology Nursing Certification is highly desirable.
The Supervisor must assure that the nursing needs of Radiation Oncology patients are met by the continuous assessing, planning, delivering and evaluating of the effects of comprehensive care designed to meet the changing needs of the patient and family; contributes to the professional growth of other departmental personnel and participates in achievement of other department goals and objectives. This work may be performed at any of the Radiation Centers operated by Maine Medical Center.
Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Maine; Oncology Nursing certification preferred.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing or Master’s preferred.
Interpersonal and management skills and knowledge of employee relation laws as normally acquired through completion of a Bachelor’s degree in nursing in order to deal with complex management problems and communicate with unit personnel, physicians, administrative personnel and a variety of other hospital personnel and community persons.
Clinical expertise in direct patient care as normally acquired through approximately seven years’ experience as a staff nurse and/or supervisor.
High level of analytical skills to make management decisions at unit level and make recommendations for consideration of departmental issues.
Maine Medical Center is a complete healthcare resource for the people of greater Portland, the entire state of Maine and Northern New England. With a history dating back to 1864, Maine Medical Center is the state’s largest medical center and the flagship facility of MaineHealth, with 637 beds and more than 7,000 employees. In addition, we have achieved Magnet™ status in recognition of our commitment to the highest standards of nursing excellence. Maine Medical Center’s unique role as both a community hospital and a referral center requires an unparalleled depth and breadth of services, including the state’s only medical school, through a partnership with Tufts University School of Medicine, and a world-class biomedical research center, the Maine Medical Center Research Institute.
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