Registered Nurse Medical / Surgical Oncology

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Macon, GA

Industry: Healthcare

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Not Specified years

Posted 174 days ago

  by    Nina Mathews

This job is no longer available.

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description:?

  • Seeking  Registered Nurse Medical/Surgical Oncology
  • Start : ?ASAP
  • Terms: Permanent
  • ?Shift: Full-time Days and Nights (Rotating Weekends) (7p-7a)

Position Summary:

  • Provide professional nursing care to patients utilizing the nursing process.
  • To collaborate with other members of the health care delivery team to deliver quality care in accordance with the philosophy, goals, and objectives of CMC.

Essential Functions: 

  • Demonstrates knowledge and application of the nursing process.
  • Participates and cooperates in unit based Quality Improvement processes.
  • Supports, maintains and provides an environment which is supportive of quality patient care through effective use of resources and personnel.
  • Practices, develops and endorses customer service skills with internal and external customers.
  • Serves as the patient and family advocate with respect to the patient?s right to privacy by protecting confidential information.
  • Plans and implements patient care and teaching based on a total assessment and the age of the patient.
  • Evaluates and documents patient response; monitors and recognizes changes in physiological and psychosocial status; takes appropriate action based on assessment of the patient.
  • Actively seeks ways to control costs without compromising patient safety, quality of care or the services delivered.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of the occurrence reporting system. Uses system to report potential patient safety issues.
  • Follows established guidelines for reporting a significant medical error or unanticipated outcome in the patient?s care which results in patient harm.
  • Attends in-service presentations and completes all mandatory education requirements.
  • Uses Performance Improvement Plan to improve patient safety.
  • Regular, punctual and dependable attendance per policy.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Education: 

  • AssociateDegree, Diploma in Nursing, or BSN required.

Licensure/Registration/Certifications:

  • State of Georgia RN License required.
  • BLS ? AHA Healthcare Provider.

 Experience: 

  • 1-3Years Acute care experiencepreferred.
  • Oncology, Chemotherapy Experiencepreferred.

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: 

  • Read and write basic English.
  • Ability to listen, empathize and respond to patient, family, internal and external partners needs.
  • Basic computer skills.