10370 STAFF RN III
Company: Northside Hospital
Posted on: December 9, 2018
Position DescriptionThe Registered Professional Nurse at Northside Hospital independently plans and provides professional nursing care to patients in accordance with physician orders and established guidelines, and in accordance with the scope of practice as defined by the Georgia Nurse Practice Act.Infusion Registered Nurses are primarily responsible for administration of Chemotherapy on an outpatient basis. Our Registered Nurses are highly knowledgeable about chemotherapy, including writing orders, providing education to patients who will be receiving treatment, and in administration of the medications. These nurses are skilled in conducting on-going and critical patient assessments, while enjoying an autonomous work environment. Additionally, Infusion RN's request precertification, order medication, perform medication calculations, and access IV's/Ports and or start new access. Our Infusion Nurses have the opportunity to build lasting and supportive relationships with our patients and their family members. We are committed to providing highly compassionate and patient-centered Cancer Treatment.Position RequirementsREQUIRED:1. Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and licensed as a RN in the State of Georgia in good standing without limitations.2. Minimum of two (2) years of full-time experience as a RN post-orientation or post-residency training.3. Certified in American Heart Association's Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS). a. Other REQUIRED cardiopulmonary resuscitation certifications (ACLS, NRP, PALS, etc.) are unit specific. Please refer to the specific clinical unit.PREFERRED:1. BSN degree preferred2. National Certification in Clinical Specialty preferred3. Prior Oncology or Infusion experience strongly preferred. Qualified candidates will have strong patient assessment skills, strong critical thinking skills, heavy IV experience, and excellent clinical knowledge and practice.License/Certification Requirements: YesWork Hours: 8:30a-5pWeekend Requirements: NoOn-Call Requirements: No
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