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AdventHealth Registered Nurse Out Patient Infusion Center Cancer Services in Hendersonville, North Carolina

Description

REGISTERED NURSE OUTPATIENT INFUSION CENTER FT

AdventHealth Hendersonville/Park Ridge

100 Hospital Drive Hendersonville NC 28792

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Hendersonville

  • Community involvement

  • Located in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina

  • Great benefits

  • Co-workers who feel like family

  • Faith based environment

Work Hours/Shift

Full Time, Monday thru Friday

You Will Be Responsible For:

· Assists physicians in providing care to patients with oncology and hematology conditions.

· Maintains accurate nursing documentation including patient histories, conditions, treatments, vital signs, responses, and assessment of changes.

· Responds quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment.

· Communicates effectively with front office staff to coordinate patient care.

· Provides care that reflects initiative, flexibility, and responsibility indicative of professional expectation with a minimum supervision

· Shows responsibility for own professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, in-service meetings and workshops.

· Maintains current knowledge of medications and chemotherapy drugs and correct drug administration while following the Five Medication Rights to reduce medication errors.

· Prioritizes care based on physical and psychosocial needs, as well as factors influencing patient flow through the system.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Licensed RN in the state of North Carolina required

  • OCN (Oncology Certified Nurse) certification within one year of hire required (nor required for PRN)

  • Baccalaureate degree in Nursing (BSN) preferred

  • Chemotherapy and Biotherapy experience preferred

  • Chemo/Bio course by PRH Cancer Services within three months of hire required

  • Current BLS certification required

  • Able to communicate effectively in English both verbally and in writing required

  • Additional languages preferred

Job Summary

Perform chemotherapy administration, physician assistance, information gathering, sample collection, patient education, patient follow-up, supply maintenance and consultation.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

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