RN Infusion Cancer Services Asheville at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 10/23/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Asheville, NC
  • Date Posted:
    10/23/2020
  • Job ID:
    20020826
  • Job Family
    Nursing
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Description

REGISTERED NURSE INFUSION CANCER SVCS ASHEVILLE

AdventHealth Hendersonville/Park Ridge

100 Hospital Drive Hendersonville NC  28792

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Hendersonville

  • Community involvement
  • Located in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina
  • Great benefits
  • Co-workers who feel like family
  • Faith based environment 

Work Hours/Shift

FT Days, 40 hours per week 

You Will Be Responsible For: 

• Assists physicians in providing care to patients with oncology and hematology conditions.

• Maintains accurate nursing documentation including patient histories, conditions, treatments, vital signs, responses, and assessment of changes.

• Responds quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment.

• Communicates effectively with front office staff to coordinate patient care.

• Provides care that reflects initiative, flexibility, and responsibility indicative of professional expectation with a minimum supervision

• Shows responsibility for own professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, in-service meetings and workshops.

• Maintains current knowledge of medications and chemotherapy drugs and correct drug administration while following the Five Medication Rights to reduce medication errors.

• Prioritizes care based on physical and psychosocial needs, as well as factors influencing patient flow through the system.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Licensed RN in the state of North Carolina required
  • OCN (Oncology Certified Nurse) certification within one year of hire required (nor required for PRN)
  • Baccalaureate degree in Nursing (BSN) preferred
  • Chemotherapy and Biotherapy experience preferred
  • Chemo/Bio course by PRH Cancer Services within three months of hire required
  • Current BLS certification required
  • Able to communicate effectively in English both verbally and in writing required
  • Additional languages preferred

Job Summary

Perform chemotherapy administration, physician assistance, information gathering, sample collection, patient education, patient follow-up, supply maintenance and consultation.


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

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