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Registered Nurse - Oncology - Per Diem

Company: The Guthrie Clinic
Location: Big Flats
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

Position Details: Per Diem - CorningHospital Position Summary The Oncology nurse provides professional, comprehensive nursing care for patients and is responsible for delivery of coordinated, safe, compassionate, therapeutic, and evidence-based quality care. Practicing in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act in the state of employment, the American Nurses Association (ANA) Code of Ethics, and the ANA scope and standards of practice. Education, License, & Cert Graduate of an Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) or Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) accredited nursing program. A Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing (BSN) is preferred but not required. Licenses: 1. Licensed Registered Nurse in the state of employment. 2. Basic Life Support (BLS) 3. Specialty certification is recommended as soon as the RN is eligible including: Chemotherapy/Biotherapy Certificate and Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN). 4. Specialty training as required by specific units or specialty includes Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS). Experience A minimum of two years of practice as a registered nurse in an acute care setting is preferred but not required. Essential Functions

  • Employs Nursing Professional Practice by assessing, diagnosing, planning, implementing, and evaluating patients care.
    • Develops updates and coordinates patient plan of care to achieve patient goals.
    • Optimizes patient outcomes and helps patient transition across the care continuum.
    • Monitors, records, and communicates patient condition as appropriate.
      • Performs and maintains essential competencies as required by the department. Such as administering chemotherapy, antibiotics, blood and iron infusions and any other therapeutic treatments.
      • Follows provider orders in relation to patient care and documents interventions.
      • Advocates for patients to promote a safe and quality patient care.
        • Provides ethical and holistic care by partnering with other health care providers within and outside of the department.
        • Facilitates learning environment for patients to educate them on disease processes and treatments.
          • Helps educate patients on the care being provided to them and the treatment plan they are prescribed.
          • Provides patients with the education material needed to ensure health literacy. Other Duties Other duties as assigned. Joining the Guthrie team allows you to become a part of a tradition of excellence in health care. In all areas and at all levels of Guthrie, youll find staff members who have committed themselves to serving the community. The Guthrie Clinic is an Equal Opportunity Employer that welcomes and encourages diversity in the workplace. The Guthrie Clinic is a non-profit, integrated, practicing physician-led organization in the Twin Tiers of New York and Pennsylvania. Our multi-specialty group practice of more than 500 physicians and 302 advanced practice providers offers 47 specialties through a regional office network providing primary and specialty care in 22 communities. Guthrie Medical Education Programs include General Surgery, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Anesthesiology and Orthopedic Surgery Residency, as well as Cardiovascular, Gastroenterology and Pulmonary Critical Care Fellowship programs. Guthrie is also a clinical campus for the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine.

Keywords: The Guthrie Clinic, Syracuse , Registered Nurse - Oncology - Per Diem, Healthcare , Big Flats, New York

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