Trinity Health RN . Full Time 0.9 . Cancer Care Center in Berwyn, Illinois
Reporting to the Nurse Manager of the Center for Cancer Care, performs patient care, education, administration, research and consultation duties including the administration of chemotherapy; education of patients, families and nursing staff related to oncology; explanation of research protocols to patients and nursing staff; coordinating patient care with other hospital staff; providing psychosocial support for patients, families and staff; participation in the quality assurance program; and participation in community cancer education programs in order to improve the quality of patient care.
Current licensure by the State of Illinois as a Registered Nurse.
Bachelor’s Degree required. Candidates with an Associate’s Degree may be considered if they are currently enrolled in an BSN program, or will enroll within six (6) months of hire, and will complete within three (3) years.
Demonstrated clinical expertise with at least two (2) years of clinical experience in Oncology nursing.
Proven knowledge and ability to administer chemotherapy, safely.
Current certification in the administration of chemotherapy/biotherapy and Basic Life Support.
Current O.C.N. certification required, or must be obtained within six (6) months of hire.
The necessary analytical skills to resolve problems and to develop methods of enhancing the quality of nursing care on a systematic basis, to assess clinical situations, to provide effective patient/family education, and to assist staff with their learning needs.
Superior communication and interpersonal skills to effectively engage and educate staff, patients and their families, visitors, physicians and other personnel.
Job Number: 00120705
Location: Berwyn, IL
Organization Name: Loyola University Medical Center
Facility: LUHS-MacNeal Hospital
Employment Type: Full time
Shift: Day Shift