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347850 Registered Nurse Onc PD

Penn Medicine
West Chester, PA 19380
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As a member of our RN Oncology team, youll experience: ¢ Work in a state-of-the-art Abramson Cancer Center rated œExceptional by the National Cancer Institute ¢ Perform inpatient and outpatient treatments across the continuum of care ¢ Tuition benefits and continuing education through Penn MedicineGeneral Responsibilities1.\tProvides age appropriate care for the population served. Gives consideration to growth & developmental phase of life, to age related factors such as thermal regulation, nutrition, medication administration, nutrition, safety and functional needs of the patient.2.\tUses appropriate resources for patients with special needs such as language barriers, sensory problems, altered cognition, cultural and religious needs.3.\tDemonstrates competency in assessment skills (Physical, spiritual, psychological, social) of the Hematology and Oncology Services patient.4.\tPerforms telephone triage for patient problems, utilizes decision trees to formulate plan of care. Consults with physician and CRNP as necessary to problem solve and direct urgent/emergent patient care.5.\tPerforms follow up telephone alls to evaluate Hematology and Oncology Services patient outcomes.6.\tDemonstrates the ability to make correct clinical decisions and prioritize nursing actions.7.\tPerforms procedures according to policy and procedure.8.\tDemonstrates competence in starting IV ports, performing therapeutic phlebotomy, intra-peritoneal chemotherapy, and intravenous chemotherapy administration.9.\tDemonstrates competence with peripheral IV insertion.10.\tDemonstrates competence with assessing and maintaining peripheral and central IV access.11.\tFollows policy and procedure when using Cathflo to de-clot port access.12.\tAdheres to the 5 rights of medication administration. Reports errors and/or adverse drug effects 100% of the time. Researches unfamiliar medications prior to administration.13.\tFollows P&P for medication administration.

Education Training and Experience\nBSN is required. A minimum of 3 years recent nursing experience as an RN required.\nExperience preferred in the specialty of oncology nursing. Must have strong IV therapy skills. Oncology and Chemotherapy Administration experience strongly preferred. \nExcellent communication and patient education skills needed.\nBasic computer skills: keyboard, mouse use. Ability to complete data entry on clinical documentation screens. Ability to use email and internet. Ability to practice critical thinking and organizational skills. Ability to successfully complete on the job training for CCH computer programs.\nAbility to speak, read, write and understand English.\n\nLicensure/Certification \nCurrent Pennsylvania RN License. \nCPR certification required. \nChemotherapy certification strongly preferred; and mandatory within first 6 months of employment.\nONC certification preferred


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Posted: 2021-04-08 Expires: 2021-06-07

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347850 Registered Nurse Onc PD

Penn Medicine
West Chester, PA 19380

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