Registered Nurse, Full Time, Nights (36 hrs./week) Oncology-Robert Packer Hospital

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Sayre, PA, United States
Jun 12, 2020

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Job Description

Guthrie Entity

Robert Packer Hospital

Shift

Nights - 12 hours

Pay Grade

RPH/RNS

License

Basic Life Support
CPR / AED Certification
Registered Nurse-PA

FLSA Status

Non-Exempt

Unit Description

5 Main Oncology is a 20-bed medical/surgical Oncology and Palliative care unit that provides for a wide variety of acute oncological illnesses as well as post-operative surgical care for the oncology population. The unit specializes in oncologic emergencies, colorectal surgeries, post-mastectomy, and hematological issues. 5 Main is an isolation-free unit to protect our immunocompromised patients from infections. All beds have the capability of telemetry and continuous oximetry.

Oncology has highly skilled staff with a high certification rate among our nurses. All certifications are paid for by Guthrie. Our care partners are specially trained to care for active chemotherapy patients and are knowledgeable in specimen collection related to oncologic care. All bedside staff are provided with ELNEC Palliative Care training to take care of this special population.

5 Main has a full leadership triad to provide staff with managerial and educational support. Staff do not need prior experience in Oncology to apply. Our team takes pride in mentoring new staff and fosters an environment of teamwork and collaboration.

Main Function

Provides high quality nursing care for assigned patients in a scientific and humanistic focus.  The Robert Packer Hospital Staff Registered Nurse (RN) utilizes a holistic systems approach to protect and promote client wellness and safety in the physiological, psychological, social-cultural, developmental and spiritual domains.  Nursing interventions are interdisciplinary, age specific and are directed toward optimal wellness.

Education

Graduate of an Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) or Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) accredited nursing program.   Nurses hired who have not earned a Baccalaureate degree in Nursing, will be required to do so within four (4) years from their date of hire.

Experience

The staff nurse must be a graduate nurse eligible to take the state board examination or a registered nurse currently licensed by the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing, and must successfully complete an IV medication challenge examination as outlined by the hospital within the orientation period. In addition, the staff registered nurse must meet individual nursing unit specifications regarding educational requirements during employment. Must maintain CPR certification and practice. ACLS is Unit dependent. nursing unit specifications regarding educational requirements during employment.

How To Apply

Guthrie is an equal opportunity employer. To apply for a position at Guthrie please visit www.guthrie.org/careers

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Jun 12, 2020

118083-1A

United States

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