RN - Hematology-Oncology Job
Full Job Title: Registered Nurse Oncology Hematology weekends
Job Number: 17009863
Facility: SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital
Location: St. Louis, MO
Schedule: Full Time, 12 Hour Night, Nights, Weekends
SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital
RN - FT WEO Nights - Three 12s
$10K Sign-on Bonus
*Must have 2 years of RN experience to receive bonus
The Oncology Unit provides services to primarily adultoncology patients with occasional adolescent patients. The Oncology Unitprovides continuous 24 hour care to patients with medical, hematological andoncological conditions including Bone Marrow Transplant and to those patientswith potentially life-threatening medical conditions that require observationand care. The outpatient care may be continued when the outpatient clinic isclosed for those who need continual daily treatments or follow-up.
The nursing staff is trained to accept most medical/surgicalpatients after the admission screening criteria is met. Screening criteria isfor infection to protect the oncology population from unnecessary exposure toinfection. The nursing staff is certified in chemotherapy administration.Dynamaps, pulse ox, telemetry, and lab results, are used to evaluate andmonitor the patient's condition. Day staff are certified to provide moderatesedation.
The Registered Nurse (RN) is a professional practitioner who manages and directs nursing care activities during the patient's hospital stay and coordinates care planning with other disciplines utilizing a patient / customer driven approach.
Minimum Education: RN licensure in the State of Missouri
Working Conditions: May be exposed to the risk of blood borne diseases. Exposure to unpleasant elements (accidents, injuries, and illness). Subject to varying and unpredictable situations. Handles emergency and crisis situations. Subject to irregular hours.
Physical Requirements: Occasional prolonged standing/walking. Occasionally lifts,
positions, pushes and/or transfers patients. Occasional reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching.
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