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US Nursing: Willis Knighton, Shreveport LA

Oncology Nurse

This Registered Nurse role has primary accountability for patient outcomes. The nurse leads of the patient care team and delegates, supervises and is a key participant in patient care delivery. The position coordinates care, together with medical staff, across all disciples. Key duties include assessing the patient and family needs; accordingly developing a plan of care; coordinating and patient care; reviewing effectiveness of the plan of care. This role also assumes the charge nurse responsibilities as assigned per unit.

 

Experience

Acute care experience preferred. Experience in area of clinical specialty preferred.

Knowledge

Knowledge of nursing process in the assessment of physical and psychological needs of patients and their significant others. Aware of adult learning principles in providing teaching of patients and their significant others.

Department Specific Requirements

Chemotherapy class within 6 months of hire. Completion of Bone Marrow Transplant (BMT) training and competency within 6 months of hire. ACLS within 6 months of hire.