Registered Nurse (RN- CN1), Genitourinary Oncology/Hematology, First, ONA

Job Description

Registered Nurse (RN-CN1), First Shift, Genitourinary Oncology/Hematology

UC Health is hiring a full-time Registered Nurse (RN) for the Genitourinary Hematology and Oncology unit at the Barrett Center. The nurse will be working with two providers in the Genitourinary unit . Be a part of a growing Oncology program, by making an indelible impact cancer patient's lives through caring for them with the most advanced treatment.

About UC Health Ambulatory Services

UC Health Ambulatory Services supports the majority of the academ ic health system's outpatient and non-hospital-based facilities and operations. This includes almost 200 specialty and primary care physician offices in nearly 60 locations across Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky.

More than 130 UC Health ambulatory physicians and advanced practice providers have been recognized as the top 1% of clinicians in the nation for their patient experience scores.

Unit Details :
  • Enjoy an experienced staff that prioritizes excellent care.
  • Experience traditional 8 hour working days with no holidays or weekends.
  • Be a part of a growing BMT, Hematology Oncology Program.
  • Engage in leading educational and clinical advancements for the Cincinnati region.

Benefit Details
  • 401K
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • Employee paid long-term and short-term disability


Responsibilities

The Registered Nurse (RN) is an individual who holds a current state license to practice nursing. The practice of nursing requires specialized knowledge, judgment, and skills to provide care to groups and individuals. The RN utilizes knowledge derived from the principles of biological, physical, behavioral, social and nursing sciences to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care. The care is culturally based and age-specific.
  • Administers treatments, infusions, and reviews labs
  • Prepares, implements, evaluates, revises and coordinates interdisciplinary plan of care for each assigned patient in a collaborative effort with the other healthcare team members and patient/family within the time frame indicated by unit's standards of practice.
  • Communicates formulated plan of care, as appropriate, to all levels of associates involved in the patient's care, and demonstrates ability to establish priorities of care based on patient's assessment and needs.
  • Gives clear instructions to patients/family regarding treatment, and involves family/guardian in the assessment, initial treatment, and continuing care of the patient.
  • Identifies and responds appropriately to different patient needs resulting from behavioral health problems, unique psychological needs or those associated with religious/cultural norms.
  • Demonstrates critical thinking, accountability, flexibility, and a cooperative attitude in meeting the needs of the unit.
  • Nursing process is accurately and concisely documented, including evaluation of treatment and in accordance to hospital policy and procedure.
  • Acts as a resource person and mentor for new personnel, floater, and/or supplemental staff working on the unit.
  • Assumes responsibility for personal professional development and contributes to the professional development of peers, colleagues, and others.


Qualifications

  • Graduate from an accredited school of nursing
  • Associate's Degree, minimum required
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, preferred
  • Current OH RN License
  • Current BLS/ACLS/PALS per department requirements based on patient population needs.