This nurse will be competent in the skills/knowledge required and fully participate in unit governance. He/she will practice and adhere to the guidelines specified in the UMMC Professional Nurse Job Charter.
Responsible for the development and implementation of efficient and effective programs for competency validation, continuing education, workforce development and patient education. Programs are based on the principles of evidenced based practice and adult learning.
Designs, implements, and evaluates education programs for staff by providing expertise to ensure existing and future education programs, including orientation and ongoing instruction as relevant to individual/group learning needs and patient care needs.
Perform basic clinical and laboratory procedures during subject clinic visits such as obtaining medical history, taking vital signs, drawing blood and obtaining other clinical, research, and immunological specimens as required.
Functions effectively as a member of a multidisciplinary health care team. Is accountable to patient, family and team members for care provided, and to the nurse manager for totality of work performance.
The Nurse Practitioner will provide quality, efficient and effective patient care in accordance with standards/guidelines, applicable statutory requirements and accepted clinical practice for the nurse practitioner profession.
Our Bone Marrow Transplant Coordinators work together with our physicians in the evaluation, care and education of transplant patients and their families. Following patients throughout the course of treatment, the RN coordinator will ensure the seamless continuity of treatment plans and be a central resource for the healthcare team.
Represents department at research and protocol initiation meetings. Attends and participates in various in-service and external trainings, workshops, conferences and other relevant programs for professional growth and development.