Registered Nurse I - Oncology - Levine Cancer Institute Lincoln

Location: Lincolnton, NC (28093)
Company: Atrium Health
Industry: Healthcare
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 2 days ago
Job Description
This position is Sign-on Bonus eligible. Experienced RNs with a minimum of 1 year of experience are eligible for a bonus of $15,000 for Full Time positions, and $7,500 for Part Time positions.

In addition to the sign-on bonus, new teammates at Atrium Health are eligible for robust benefits packages, paid time off, and a Career Advancement Ladder that rewards you for years of experience within your area of specialty. Levine Cancer Institute Lincoln is a Medical and Hematology Oncology office providing ambulatory and outpatient care to adult Oncology patients. Our specialized Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers work together with clinical support staff and multidisciplinary team members to provide safe, therapeutic and effective care.

Perform and assist with procedures, infusion therapies/chemotherapy, central line care and maintenance, and coordination of care. Provides patient/family-centered nursing care within a clinical and infusion center. The best cancer care focuses on the whole person.

Their physical and emotional needs. That's what makes Atrium Health Levine Cancer Institute (LCI) the region's top-rated cancer program and the only program in the nation to be Planetree-certified for compassionate, patient-centered care. LCI is a well-established comprehensive cancer center in Charlotte, NC.

It operates within a unique model of care that provides diverse community access to world-class care, close to home. The academic hybrid model combines two important bodies of work- academic and oncology research with compassionate, community-based care.Job Summary Assesses and diagnosis patients in a practice setting.

Identifies outcomes, implements treatment and coordinates care. Performs and assists with oncology and infusion related treatments, therapies, and procedures. Essential Functions Identifies expected outcomes for patients' individualized treatment plan.

Implements identified treatment plan and coordinates all aspects of care delivery. Provides education and counseling to patient and family members regarding identified health needs, health care activities, immunization requirements, medication effects and contraindications. Meets specific clinical needs of oncology and infusion patients by using knowledge and expertise.

Recognizes medication mid solution incompatibilities and factors affecting stability. Performs facility acuity coding by selecting the appropriate level of service for a diverse patient population, ensures that all pertinent clinical information is documented in the patient's medical record and supports the level of service selected. Physical Requirements Work requires walking, standing, sitting, lifting, reaching, bending, pushing and pulling.

Work requires lifting 75 pounds. Must speak English fluently and in understandable terms. Must possess an intact sense of sight, hearing, smell, touch, and finger dexterity.

Must have the ability to concentrate. Must be able to respond quickly to changes in patient and/or clinic conditions. Education, Experience and Certifications Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing required. BSN preferred.

Current licensure to practice as a Registered Nurse or temporary license as a Registered Nurse Petitioner in the state of North Carolina required. Oncology experience preferred. Proficiency in IV therapy, bone marrow, spinals, thoracenteses, paracenteses and phlebotomy preferred.

Oncology certification preferred. Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider (BLS HCP) from AHA required.About UsAtrium Health is one of the nation's leading healthcare organizations, connecting patients with on-demand care, world-class specialists and the region's largest primary care network.

A recognized leader in healthcare delivery, quality and innovation, our foundation rests on providing clinically excellent and compassionate care.We've been serving our community since 1940, when we opened our doors as Charlotte Memorial Hospital. Since then, our network has grown to include more than 40 hospitals and 900 care locations ranging from doctors' offices to behavioral health centers to nursing homes.

Our focus: Delivering the highest quality patient care, supporting medical research and education, and joining with partners outside our walls to keep our community healthy.About the TeamOur Mission Statement, Vision and ValuesOur Mission: To improve health, elevate hope and advance healing - for all. Our Vision: To be the first and best choice for care.

Our Values: We recognize that employees are our most valuable asset. We have identified four core values we hold in the highest regard: caring, commitment, integrity and teamwork

Web Reference : AJF/412053167-21
Posted Date : Sun, 02 Oct 2022

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