The Clinical Nurse (Registered Nurse, RN) provides hands-on care to patients, practicing in an evidence-based manner, within the Scope of Practice of the California Nursing Practice Act, regulatory requirements, standards of care, and hospital policies. Within that role, the Clinical Nurse performs all steps of the nursing process including assessing patients; interpreting data; planning, implementing, and evaluating care; coordinating care with other providers; and teaching the patient and family the knowledge and skills needed to manage their care and prevent complications. The Clinical Nurse partners with the patient's family wherever possible, considering all aspects of care, to deliver family-centered care.
Additional duties include administering chemotherapy, blood products, research protocols, antibiotics, symptom management, and patient education. Patient population consists of adult Medical Oncology and Hematology patients. This unit also provides oncology clinical trial support.
Minimum of 1 or more years of acute care experience. Minimum of 1-2 or more years of BMT/hematology experience, preferred.
Strong analytical, interpersonal, and organizational skills required. Demonstrated ability to work independently and effectively in a complex, health care environment.
Current California RN License and BSN Degree
Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS and ACLS
Current ONS Chemotherapy Biotherapy Provider Card Required
Internal Number: 54011
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