RN - Center of Cancer Care, PRN

JOB SUMMARY

Delivers direct/indirect patient care to patients of all ages from neonate, infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult to geriatric utilizing the nursing process through data collection and assessment; implementation and prioritization of patient’s problems and needs; and development/implementation/evaluation of a nursing plan of care. Demonstrates critical thinking to assure the delivery of safe, quality, age specific care. Delegates effectively to appropriate team members. Documents accurately and in a timely manner. Communicates and collaborates with other healthcare team members. Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards.

 

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Current knowledge of the nursing role and scope of practice as defined by the State of Ohio Nurse Practice Act and the Ohio Board of Nursing.

  • Current knowledge of American Nurses Association (ANA) Code of Ethics.

  • Knowledge of current trends and demonstration of standards of care in assigned unit.

  • Successful completion of mandatory requirements including unit proficiencies/competencies.

  • Demonstration of effective problem solving, decision-making, interpersonal, and teamwork skills.

  • Demonstration of effective verbal and written communication.

  • Demonstration of positive customer service.

Requirements Include: 
  • Graduate of an accredited program for nursing education, BSN preferred.

  • Current licensure to practice professional nursing in the State of Ohio.

  • Current American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider CPR (BLS) certification required.

  • Previous work experience in a patient setting preferred.

  • Center of Cancer Care: 3-5 years medical, surgical, or critical care experience required. Oncology experience preferred.

Job Specifics
Department: 
Center for Cancer Care
Status: 
Shift: 
7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Average Weekly Hours: 
8
Contact: 
Employment Specialists
Phone Number: 
740.393.9021 or 740.393.9822
E-Mail Address: 
careers@knoxcommhosp.org
Posting Date: 
Thursday, August 29, 2019