• The University of Maryland Medical System
  • Parkville, MD
  • Healthcare - Nursing
  • Full-Time
  • 8708 Edgefield Rd

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What You Will Do:

University of Maryland Medical Center - Midtown Campus has had a long history of working to keep our community healthy. Located in Baltimore s cultural center near the historic Mount Vernon neighborhood, UMMC Midtown Campus is a 200-bed non-profit, community teaching hospital, and part of the University of Maryland Medical System. UMMC Midtown Campus was named a 2014-2015 Best Regional Hospital in Baltimore by U. S. News & World Report.

UMMC Midtown is seeking a Sr. Clinical Nurse I Psych Unit FT Night.

The Senior Clinical Nurse I (SCN-I) is a member of the health care team and renders nursing care to all patients within her/his assigned unit/area, assuring the nursing process is followed from admission through discharge. The SCN-I collaborates with other members of the health team, delegates appropriately to support staff and directs care to assure the patient s care needs are met. The SCN-I is expected to exercise good judgment in the care of patients and the management of personnel. The SCN-I models teamwork with physicians and personnel from other units/areas/departments. The SCN-I must stay current with standards of practice through ongoing education relevant to nursing, such as the Nurse Practice Act and specialty standards of practice. In addition, the SCN-I may function as charge nurse and/or preceptor, and are nurse leaders.

The SCN-I demonstrates the ability to lead groups of nurses and/or interdisciplinary groups, set nursing practice standards, evaluate nursing practice, plan for implementation of changes to practice, an ensure changes are made that positively impact nursing practice. He/she participates and collaborates with other disciplines to positively impact improvements in patient outcomes. He/she is able to articulate best practices and speak to nursing research/science/or literature for a specialty area in nursing. He/she demonstrates professional interpersonal skills that facilitate patient customer satisfaction scores that reflect highly on the practice of nursing at the University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus. He/she monitors customer service and patient care standards for his/her areas of practice and ensures others always strive to improve in this practice area. He/she takes an active role in improving and changing nursing service in a positive manner and facilitates the spirit of teamwork. The SCN-I will maintain active membership on a nursing council/committee.

Associated topics: advanced, advanced practice registered nurse, clinic, cnm, cns, crna, midwife, np, practitioner, spanish

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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