RN - Outpatient Clinic
Cancer care is all we do
Hope in healing
Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) takes a unique and integrative approach to cancer care. Our patient-centered care model is founded on a commitment to personalized medicine, tailoring a combination of treatments to the needs of each individual patient. At the same time, we support patients' quality of life by offering therapies designed to help them manage the side effects of treatment, addressing their physical, spiritual and emotional needs, so they are better able to stay on their treatment regimens and get back to life. At the core of our whole-person approach is what we call the Mother Standard® of care, so named because it requires that we treat our patients, and one another, like we would want our loved ones to be treated. This innovative approach has earned our hospitals a Best Place to Work distinction and numerous accreditations. Each of us has a stake in the successful outcomes of every patient we treat.
Job Description: Hours: Mon - Fri 8am - 4:30pm
The Professional Clinical Registered Nurse practices to provide the Mother Standard of care. Individualized care to the geriatric and adult patient and family is provided within the realm of relationship based care. An Individualized plan of care is provided; utilizing the nursing process including assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation. Independently guides nursing practice and evaluates patient specific outcomes. Responsible for inspiring to ensure clinically excellent outcomes through effective delegation in the exercise of his/her independent judgment. Utilizes effective communication to support a culture of caring and healing in which the patient and family are the central focus. Nursing care address physical, spiritual, emotional and educational needs of the patient, and coordinates the plan of care with other healthcare professional's patients, support persons and all members of the healthcare team. Acts in compliance with enterprise policies/procedures and the Nurse Practice Act of the State. Follows the enterprise nursing philosophy and the Empowered for Excellence (E2) nursing professional practice model which are derived from the Benner model and Jean Watson's Theory of Caring.
MAIN PURPOSE: Assesses, plans, implements, evaluates and documents the care of ambulatory patients within a clinic setting and at home..Assists with any procedures and provides ordered treatments as required.Facilitates and or participates in conferences to evaluate the evaluation of interdisciplinary interventions or goal attainment. Provides and documents patient education and works cooperatively with members of the Patient Empowered Care teams to integrate patient's care . Provides support to patients at home by answering questions, providing education, discharge planning, managing symptoms and facilitating communication with the care team.
Minimal Required Attributes: Graduate of NLNAC or CCNE School of Nursing, and licensed in the state of practice
Bachelor's Degree in nursing strongly preferred
1 - 2 yrs General Nursing and Oncology Experience
OCN within three years of hire
BLS certification current and maintained
National certification in specialty population served
1-2 years of acute care experience
Chemo certification and/or experience in infusion
We win together
Each CTCA employee is a Stakeholder, driven to make a true difference and help win the fight against cancer. Each day is a challenge, but this unique experience comes with rewards that you may never have thought possible. To ensure each team member brings his or her best self, we offer exceptional support and immersive training to encourage your personal and professional growth. If you're ready to be part of something bigger and work with a passionate, dynamic group of care professionals, we invite you to join us.
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