Clinical Nurse Leader (RN) - Neonatal Intensive Care Unit NICU / CCN

  • Portland, ME
  • Maine Medical Center
  • Full Time - Day Shift
  • Nursing
  • Req #: 127566-73441
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  • Position Summary
    • The Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) at Maine Medical Center (MMC) is Master's prepared, nationally certified nurse as defined by the AACN Role Description Practice Standards 2003.  The mission of the CLN is to assure the provision of expert, quality, evidence-based care for patients and families in a variety of practice settings. The CNL also provides leadership in  the development of staff, resources, and programs that support the MMC mission.  The CNL partners with health care  providers and management teams to develop and deliver quality health care to specific patient populations.
    • The NICU/CCN in The Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital  is a 51 bed level lll-lV unit. This is the largest ICU in the state of Maine. We have single rooms with state of the art equipment and work closely with all disciplines- surgical, cardiac, GI, genetics, renal and  palliative care  We have Neonatologists and APP’s along with a nursing staff of 150. We have an active transport team and a nurse driven PICC Team.
  • Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
    • Masters degree required.
    • Clinical Nurse Leader certification required.
    • 3-5 years clinical experience required in NICU/CCN, prior to Masters prepared education.
    • Graduate from a Masters program in nursing with an AACN approved CNL curriculum.
    • Experience as registered nurse, knowledge base from CNL academic program.
    • Skillful communicator, problem solving, systems analysis, financial expertise, evidence based practice and research.

We offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our package includes health and dental insurances, paid parental leave, retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.

MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system consisting of eight local hospital systems, a comprehensive behavioral healthcare network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and over 19,000 employees. It is the largest health system in northern New England and provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire.

With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you’ll be working with healthcare professionals that truly value the people around them – both within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the wellbeing of our communities and employees. We believe in fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring and continuous improvement. Our care – and the science behind that care – is top rate. Join us and your abilities will be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to another level.


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