Outpatient Oncology Nurse (RN)

Recruiter
The Execu|Search Group
Location
Yonkers
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 13, 2017
Closes
Aug 14, 2017
Industry
Service
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

About the Opportunity A Bronx-based ambulatory care center is searching for a patient-oriented Registered Nurse for a promising Outpatient Oncology role on their staff. In this role, the Outpatient Oncology Nurse will deliver medical treatment of cancer and blood diseases using chemotherapy, hormonal therapy, and targeted biological therapy. Company Description Ambulatory Care Center Job Description The Outpatient Oncology Nurse (RN): * Plans, implements, and evaluates all professional nursing care given to oncology patients in the out-patient setting * Carries out direct and indirect patient care activities * Determines and coordinates services needed by oncology patient and family * Acts as a resource person for all oncology patients and other hospital nursing staff in area concerning, but not exclusive to oncology nursing * Suggests and implements new and improved progressive methods and techniques of oncology nursing care * Maintains established departmental policies and procedures, objectives, quality assurance program, safety, environmental, and infection control standards Required Skills * Active New York State Registered Nurse license * Strong clinical skills and knowledge * 2 years of experience in Oncology * BLS * Oncology/chemotherapy certification * ACLS * Highly organized * Patient-oriented * Excellent communication skills