Registered Nurse - Cancer Care Center (PRN)

Southeast Georgia Health System

Posted Under: Waverly, Georgia jobs in Healthcare; Healthcare jobs in zipcode 31565
Posted On: 2018-12-07

Southeast Georgia Health System has an opportunity for a Registered Nurse to join our Cancer Care Center team!

Summary: Provides patient care using the nursing process of assessment, planning, intervention, evaluation, teaching and supervision. All team members of Southeast Georgia Health System will promote a culture of safety, follow established policies, and adhere to all state and federal regulatory requirements, Joint Commission requirements, and national patient safety standards.
  • Effectively manages the care of assigned patients using knowledge, skills, judgment and decision making skills for the specific area. Effectively carries out charge nurse role when assigned.
  • Delivers patient care utilizing guidelines of care and appropriate resources, including utilizing personnel, services, supplies and equipment in a fiscally responsible manner.
  • Reviews, evaluates and takes appropriate action regarding results of diagnostic tests.
  • Administers medications and chemotherapeutic drugs according to Health System policy.
  • Performs and documents a nursing assessment to identify and prioritize physical, psychosocial and cultural needs and develops a plan of care.
  • Evaluates and reassesses nursing interventions based on interdisciplinary plan of care and makes revisions as appropriate.
  • Develops and implements an education plan in collaboration with patient and family. Documentation meets compliance with regulatory standards.
    The ideal Registered Nurse candidate should posses the following minimal qualifications:
    • Graduate of a Diploma, Associate's Degree or Bachelor's Degree Nursing Program. BSN preferred.
    • 1+ years Oncology and/or IV therapy experience is strongly preferred
    • Current RN license to practice in the State of Georgia
    • Nursing skills as defined in the law governing the practice of nursing in Georgia. Current American Heart Association BLS Certification is required. CCU/SICU/PCCU/ECC and PACU: ACLS required within 6 months of hire.
    • Uses good judgment. Exhibits positive interpersonal skills.
    • Chemotherapy & Biotherapy Course Completion (within 6 months of hire), OCN Certification (within 1 year of hire).
      Service Excellence: All team members of Southeast Georgia Health System will promote service excellence by developing and maintaining positive relationships with customers, other team members, and the medical staff and will ensure the highest quality of care by performing their responsibilities according to the highest professional standards.

      All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or national origin. EOE/AA: M/F/D/V Associated topics: bsn, ccu, coronary, hospice, intensive, maternal, nurse, staff nurse, tcu, transitional

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