Hancock Regional Hospital

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Registered Nurse, RN, Hancock Cancer Care

Registered Nurse, RN, Hancock Cancer Care

Job ID 
2017-3841
Shift 
8a-4p
Department 
Cancer Center
Position Type 
Full Time

More information about this job

Overview

The Cancer Center nurse administers nursing care to patients and/or plans, directs and coordinates the nursing care of patients via the nursing process and in collaboration with the health care team. The RN also instructs patients and families in porcedures, health care practices and continuing care after discharge. The RN performs job duties and responsibilities in a manner adhering to the hospital and department's policies and procedures and in accordance with protocols developed collaboratively with the Medical Director of the Cancer Center. The RN may be assigned other responsibilities for the area.

Responsibilities

1. Direct and indirect patient care
2. Professional growth
3. Performance Improvement
4. Fiscal Responsibilities
5. Communication
6. Safety
7. Patient's First
8. Able to work effectively in a protocol driven setting
9. Exceptional assessment skills for the cancer population.
10. Skilled at inserting and maintaining IV's; skilled working with central lines and other venous access routes.
11. Able to initiate and maintain strong interpersonal/psychosocial relationships with this specific patient population.
12. Skillfully and accurately triages cancer patient phone calls.

Qualifications

Associates RN degree required; Bachelor's degree preferred.
Prefer oncology experience, but not required. This is an entry level oncology nurse and would be a great opportunity for a nurse with the passion to learn oncology skills.
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