Job Description

Employment Status:
Part time
Job Function:
Nursing
Department:
200003 Nursing Admin-RN
Shift Hours / Days:
7pm - 7:30am, rotating wknds/holidays
Hours / Pay Period:
48

Registered Nurse – Float, Acute Care

 

We Fight Cancer: Care That Never Quits®

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) delivers an extraordinary patient experience we call Patient Empowered Care®. We deliver state-of-the-art, high quality care through an integrative model where a team of experts puts patients at the center of their own care. Every day, you will help patients win the fight against cancer. Every day is challenging and rewarding beyond your imagination.

 

A Culture of Teamwork, Empowerment & Development

CTCA provides Stakeholders with exceptional support and easy access to a wide range of tools and resources they need to bring the best of themselves, every day. Our benefits, wellness, and compensation programs lead the market. Imagine access to your own personal health coach! We also provide extensive training and career development opportunities that encourage professional and personal growth—it is a point of pride. We empower our Stakeholders to deliver the highest standard of care, which we call the Mother Standard®.

 

Purpose Summary:

The Professional Clinical Registered Nurse practices to provide the Mother Standard of care.  Individualized care to the pediatric, adolescent, geriatric and adult patient and family is provided within the realm of relationship based care.  An Individualized plan of care is provided; utilizing the nursing process including assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation.  Independently guides nursing practice and evaluates patient specific outcomes.  Responsible for inspiring and guiding the other qualified patient care team members to ensure clinically excellent outcomes through effective delegation in the exercise of his/her independent judgment. Utilizes effective communication to support a culture of caring and healing in which the patient and family are the central focus.  Nursing care address physical, spiritual, emotional and educational needs of the patient, and coordinates the plan of care with other healthcare professional’s patients, support persons and all members of the healthcare team. 

 

 

MAIN PURPOSE:

Competency based cross trained staff assigned each shift for census fluctuations or periods of time for replacement.  RNs are held accountable to the job description for the professional clinical registered nurse and the position specific requirements of the clinical area   

REQUIRED ATTRIBUTES:

  • One year current hospital nursing as med/surg, infusion or outpatient clinic

  • Telemetry certification - Ability to read and operate cardiac monitor, recognize normal/abnormal rhythms, and institute appropriate interventions

  • BLS upon hire

  • ACLS upon hire

PREFERRED ATTRIBUTES

  • IV therapy/Phlebotomy experience

  • Chemo certification

  • National certification in medical surgical nursing

  • National certification in oncology nursing

  • IV therapy/Phlebotomy experience

     

    ADDITIONAL EXPECTATIONS:

  • Willingness and ability to provide flexible staffing according to Tier in order to meet the needs of the patient care areas (Refer to CRC Guidelines and Expectations)

    • Tier 1 (0.3 or 0.45 FTE)

    • Tier 2 (0.9 FTE)

  • Demonstrate basic knowledge of procedures, treatments, and equipment including…

  • Demonstrate basic knowledge and care of complex medical patients

  • Identify and respond to emergencies

  • Recognize cardiac arrhythmias and notify physician

     

 

The Best Place to Work

We call ourselves Stakeholders because we all have a stake in the care and success of every patient. Today, CTCA Stakeholders deliver healing and hope to patients fighting complex and advanced cancer in Atlanta, GA, Chicago, IL, Philadelphia, PA, Phoenix, AZ and Tulsa, OK.  Each of our hospitals earned a Best Place to Work distinction and receives numerous accreditations that celebrate our culture of clinical quality, innovation, high performance and wellness.

 

Beyond The Resume, What We Look For

We select people with talent—people who thrive in an environment of continuous improvement. We are creative and resourceful problem solvers. We are inventors and innovators. As a CTCA Stakeholder, you make the difference in the life of a patient.

 

Do you see yourself working with a passionate team in a dynamic, high growth environment?  Visit www.cancercenter.com/careers  to begin your journey.