Registered Nurse - Chemo Infusion Manchester Memorial in Manchester, KY at Adventist Health System

Date Posted: 11/5/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    11/5/2018
  • Job ID:
    18007138
  • Job Function
    Nursing
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • AHS Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    Manchester Memorial Hospital

Job Description


Description
Manchester Memorial Hospital
Situated in the heart of the Daniel Boone National Forest, Manchester Memorial Hospital has provided whole-person care to members of Clay, Jackson, and Owsley counties for 100 years. Inspired by our mission of Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ, we continually look for ways to bring hope, health and healing to the patients we have the honor of caring for.  As a member of Adventist Health System, one of the largest faith-based healthcare organizations in the U.S., we also offer world-class opportunities for our team members to learn, grow and serve across the nation.

Work Hours/Shifts-Full-time Day
 
GENERAL SUMMARY:

The Manchester Infusion Care RN is responsible for the delivery of coordinated nursing care for patients in the Manchester Oncology Clinic and Manchester Infusion Center and for the day to day duties of the related clinical activities.  The Infusion Center RN demonstrates cancer specific knowledge and clinical expertise in medical oncology and chemotherapy administration under the direction of the physician.  The RN is also responsible for independent judgment while practicing with the state, facility, and regulatory guildelines.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

•         Provide Nursing Care/Skills to Oncology patients

•         Assess Patients and Respond to Changes in Patient Condition

•         Manage Emergency Patient Situations such as Codes

 
Qualifications

 

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:

•         Clinical nursing expertise in oncology care

•         Good communication skills, both written and verbal

•         Computer proficiency

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

•         Two-year associate degree in nursing

•         1 year experience in acute care nursing

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:

•         BSN degree

•         Graduate from an accredited school of nursing

•         Oncology experience

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

•         Maintains professional licensure of a Registered Nurse in the state of Kentucky   

•         Maintains BLS/CPR certification

•         Oncolology Nursing Certification Required within 1 year of hire date


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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