Ascension Health Registered Nurse-RN Medical Oncology in Nashville, Tennessee
We Are Hiring
Ascension Saint Thomas is hiring an RN for our Medical Oncology unit at Saint Thomas Midtown. This unit is part of our new Caregiver program. We are taking away the obstacles so that you can do what you do best, care for your patients! Join our interdisciplinary team and see the difference a team approach can make.
City, State: Nashville, TN
Location: St Thomas Midtown Hospital
Shift: PRN, Night
What You Will Do
Get back to doing what you love! As an RN with Ascension, you will be able to do just that - take care of your patients and be part of an interdisciplinary team. This unit at Saint Thomas Midtown is a fast-paced oncology/leukemia / renal unit specializing in the care of patients who are at all stages of their disease process. As an Oncology RN, you would expect to care for acute leukemia patients, medical oncology patients and renal patients as our primary diagnoses. As a cohesive team, we utilize a modified primary nursing approach to deliver individualized relationship-based care. Skills you would expect to develop with this patient population are care of a newly diagnosed acute leukemia patient, chemotherapy administration, blood administration, peritoneal dialysis, pain control, antibiotic administration, end of life care, & psychosocial support for patients and their families.
Implements and monitors patient care plans. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate.
Serves as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.
Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders.
Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.
What You Will Get:
Your own dedicated Patient Care Technician to work alongside
Opportunity for advancement
Opportunity for Chemo Certification
What You Will Need
Licensure / Certification / Registration:
BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.
One or more of the following required:
Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Tennessee Board of Nursing or current home state license for multi-state license recognition "Compact State" obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
- Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required.
No additional preferences.
Why Join Our Team
As one of the largest health systems in the state, we offer rewarding careers across eight hospitals, in addition to a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, clinics and rehabilitation facilities. We employ more than 8,000 associates and serve a 68-county area. As we continue to grow, we need compassionate caregivers to join us on our journey and to help influence care across our hospitals. We provide our associates with the support needed to re-energize, engage and experience the joy of caring for our patients. If you are looking for a rewarding career in healthcare, we invite you to apply today.Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all. In FY2020, Ascension provided $2.4 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes more than 160,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers across a national network of ministries. We offer rewarding careers across more than 2,600 sites of care – including 146 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 19 states and the District of Columbia.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
Ascension Saint Thomas is an equal opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdfEEO is the Law Poster SupplementPlease note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.
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