Registered Nurse (RN) Oncology
Location: Fort Collins
Posted on: July 13, 2019
Shift: Shift: 4
FTE Status: Part Time
FTE: FTE: 0.600000
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Summary -- Registered Nurse - Medical/Oncology Unit - Poudre Valley
Hospital, Fort Collins, CO
Provides direct patient care using the nursing process in
accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice and with
the policies, values, and mission of the organization. This is a
combined patient population of medical and oncology patients. This
is a 28 bed inpatient medical/oncology unit.
-- Plans, implements, and evaluates patient care plans based on
patient assessment to optimize outcomes and maximize available
resources. Monitors, records, and communicates patient condition as
-- Collaborates as needed across disciplines to coordinate patient
care, including patient transfer, discharge, referral and
spiritual/psychosocial support needs.
-- Evaluates learning needs of patient and/or family and provides
patient/family education appropriate to age, culture, condition,
-- Effectively delegates patient care to ancillary personnel. May
precept student nurses and new hires.
- Critical management of oncology patients receiving complex chemo
-- Graduate of an accredited Registered/Professional Nursing
program if less than 3 years experience.
-- Preferred: Bachelor's degree in Nursing.
-- Minimum 1-2 years with acute care nursing experience.
-- State licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN).
-- BLS through the American Heart Association or the American Red
Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer with card in-hand before
start date. BLS or CPR card must be good through sixty days of
hire. All life support certification cards must be issued by either
the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for
the Professional Rescuer. (American Red Cross for the Professional
Rescuer is only good upon hire and all renewals will need to be
through an American Heart Association sanctioned course.)
Due to Point of Care Testing duties associated with this position,
upon hire, a copy of highest level of education (diploma, degree,
or transcripts) would be required to present to the hiring manager.
If this is available to you at this time, please attach it with
your resume in one document.
-- Bachelor's degree in Nursing. BSN
-- Minimum 1-2 years acute care nursing experience
- National OCN Certification
ONS chemo therapy/Biotherapy certification
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