Charlotte, NC, United States
Job ID: 18808
Job Family: Nursing
Status: Full Time
Shift Details: Regular
Department Name: 11011005030360-Nursing - 3T Medical/Oncology
Location: AH CMC Main - 1000 Blythe Blvd
3 Tower is a 36-bed surgical/medical oncology unit at Carolinas Medical Center that cares for patients with solid tumors. Surgery specialty include GYN oncology and Breast cancer patients. Nurses provide chemotherapy, post-op care, and manage complex medical care for their patients. Patients often have multiple visits, which allows for the team to become familiar with and form a bond with them. Nurses with previous experience will qualify for Oncology specialty certification after 1 year and be checked off on providing chemo during orientation.
Job SummaryResponsible for the direct provision of patient care and for assisting the manager with daily operations to include but not limited to coordination of patient care/outcomes, allocation of human and fiscal resources, communications, patient throughput, program development and oversight, patient, physician and employee rounding, selection, development, and retention of staff, clinical supervision and performance appraisal, performance improvement activities, service recovery and compliance with regulatory agency requirements. Maintains clinical and professional competency as appropriate to the population of patients served.
Work requires walking, standing, sitting, lifting, reaching, stooping, bending, pushing, and pulling. Must be able to lift and support the weight of 35 pounds in handling patients, medical equipment, and supplies. Must speak and understand English fluently. Intact sense of sight, hearing, smell, and touch. Finger dexterity. Critical thinking and ability to concentrate.
Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing. Current RN licensure in appropriate state. Minimum two years nursing experience preferred. Previous management experience preferred. BSN required. RN candidates for external hire or internal promotion without BSN must be enrolled in a BSN program within 1 year of Hire/Transfer date and must complete program within 3 years of enrollment in the program. Current Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider status according to the American Heart Association. Appropriate professional certification (either clinical or leadership) is required within 1 year of eligibility for professional certification exam. Additional education, training, certifications, or experience may be required within the department by the nurse leader.
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