Providence RN - Outpatient Infusion Services in Aberdeen, Washington
Providence is calling a Registered Nurse (0.5 FTE, Day Shift) to work for Outpatient Infusion Services at Providence Centralia Hospital in Aberdeen, WA.
We are seeking a Registered Nurse to be accountable for the delivery and supervision of safe, quality care and follows the nursing process in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act (assessment, planning, implementation, evaluation). The Registered Nurse is accountable for delegating selected functions to members of the health care team, supervising others to whom he/she has delegated nursing functions and evaluating outcomes of care provided by the health care team. The Registered Nurse is a leader of the oncology health care team with a comprehensive educational background in the nursing process to include patient and family teaching. The Registered Nurse also has leadership skills which enable him/her to delegate, and coordinate the nursing care provided in an oncology outpatient setting. The Registered Nurse assists in orientation, training, and education of personnel.
In this position you will:
Assists in the coordination and delivery of all aspects chemotherapy and non-chemotherapy treatments, and implements safe, therapeutic patient specific care.
The charge nurse of RN is responsible for supervising patient care provided by Licensed Practical Nurses.
Assume responsibility of specific patients as assigned.
Administers and documents chemotherapy and non-chemotherapy treatment according to established policy procedures without repeated errors.
Knowledgeable in the administration of chemotherapy/non-chemotherapy treatment to include adverse side effects and patient/nurse precautions.
Participates in teaching, and is a resource person to patients, families, new employees, residents, and student nurses.
Assesses patient and families level of knowledge concerning aspects of chemotherapy/non-chemotherapy needed by the patient.
Using a variety of teaching methods, explains the chemotherapy/non-chemotherapy treatment needed.
Within the framework of the nursing process uses independent judgment and initiative to plan the clinical outcomes. Identifies patient needs and establishes plans of care accordingly.
Supports the development of the patient care team by serving as the primary source of information for patient care team members.
Required qualifications for this position include:
A graduate of an NLN accredited registered nurse program.
Current license to practice as a registered Nurse in the State of Washington
Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (AHA BLS) Certification.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Minimum of two years RN experience.
Chemotherapy administration experience.
About the hospital you will serve .
Providence Centralia Hospital in Centralia, Washington is a 127-bed, not-for-profit hospital providing emergency, diagnostic, cancer, birthing and surgical services. It consistently receives high scores on accreditation surveys by the Joint Commission, the Washington Department of Health (DOH) and the Washington Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).
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Job Category: Clinic/Ambulatory Care Nursing
Req ID: 287889