University of Maryland Shore Medical Center (Formerly Shore Health Systems)
Thank you for your interest in University of Maryland Shore Medical Center. Easton and Dorchester General Hospital are members of the Shore Medical Center. Please note that completing orientation for these facilities allows you to work at both facilities. The new Queen Anne’s Emergency Department does not currently utilize agency coverage, but that may change in the future.
Number of Beds: 132
Charting Information: Meditech
Teaching Facility: No
Trauma Facility: No
University of Maryland Shore Medical Center specific requirements:
Flu Vaccine Deadline: November 30th
PALS & NIHSS required in ALL ED’s in the Health system
Tdap encouraged, but not required
W2 or Voters Registration card required
TB and blood work need to have been done within the last three (3) months. Requires 2 PPDS – #1 within 3 months and #2 within a year or chest xray and documentation of history.
MMRV – Must be titers. Vaccination records not accepted
Hep B – Must be titers. Declination and/or vaccination records not accepted.
PLEASE NOTE: Once you have completed the orientation process you are eligible to work at ANY of the Shore Health System facilities.
Please check here to see if there are any current contracts open at the facility.
If you are interested in picking up at this facility, please click here to notify Cindy Hoel, HR Orientation Manager. Your information will be uploaded into their system so that you can be submitted to the next computer class. Please include your name and area of nursing specialty (ex. ER, ICU, Tele, etc.).
** After 6 months of not picking up a shifts, Shore Health will make you a DNR (Do Not Return)**
- Orientation consists of 2 full days at the Dorchester campus and you must attend both days.
- RN’s must be prepared to take a Medication exam first thing Tuesday morning (score of 85% is required). Critical Care nurses (includes Surgical Services, Telemetry, ED and ICU) should be prepared to take an Arrhythmia exam.
- Your complete profile will need to be cleared prior to you attending orientation.
- Any orientation paperwork will be done onsite.
Please use the Kronos system on site. If you have any issues please direct them to the staffing department and your manager. Please also use a CMS Timeslip as a back-up.
219 South Washington Street
219 South Washington Street Easton, MD