University Hospital Staff Nurse (Per Diem), Chemotherapy/Infusion Services in Newark, New Jersey
The primary purpose of the Staff Nurse (Cancer Center) position is to administer total patient care based on individualized needs of assigned patients and families in accordance with professional nursing standards. The Staff Nurse will utilize knowledge of chemotherapy and/or radiation oncology procedures to assess, screen, evaluate, educate and provide care management/outcome management in accordance with professional nursing standards to adult patients who are under the care of the Outpatient Oncology Services team. The role of the RN includes practice/office support. Demonstrates team approaches at all times, and demonstrates flexibility by rotation between Oncology Services as required. Shows a working knowledge of UH, Joint Commission & DOH regulations. Participates in evidence based nursing and related QA and PI endeavors.
Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing with a current license to practice in the State of New Jersey required. BSN preferred. Current BLS for healthcare professionals required. Two (2) years of full-time experience in a hospital setting preferred. Oncology experience preferred. Oncology Nursing Society (ONS)/ONCC Provider Chemotherapy Biotherapy Certificate and/or Radiation Therapy Certificate and IV/Venous Access Device Certification required or must be obtained within the first ninety (90) days of employment and maintained throughout employment. Candidate with national Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN) certification preferred. Essential requirements also include working predetermined flexible hours.
University Hospital offers a competitive salary & comprehensive benefits package. Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. For more information, visit www.uhnj.org/hrweb.
Banner Position Number: H98253
Job ID: 2021-9142
External Company Name: University Hospital, Newark NJ
Street: 150 Bergen St
Salary Range: XH-99H: $48.00