RN - Med Surg
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®.
The Registered Nurse practices to provide the Mother Standard of care. Registered Nurse provides Individualized care to the pediatric, adolescent, geriatric and adult patient and family is provided within the realm of relationship based care. The Registered Nurse provides individualized plan of care; utilizing the nursing process including assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation. Independently guides nursing practice and evaluates patient specific outcomes. Registered Nurse is 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.
Registered Nurse Assesses, plans, implements, evaluates and documents the care of medical/surgical, ambulatory care and same day surgery patients. Registered Nurse Assists with special procedures. Directs the care delivered by patient care technicians and other members of the healthcare team.
Graduate of NLNAC or CCNE School of Nursing, and licensed in the state of practice
Bachelor’s Degree in nursing strongly preferred
OCN Certification within three years of hire
BLS certification must be maintained while in this position
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certified (as appropriate for population served)
Telemetry competency - ability to read and operate cardiac monitor, recognize normal/abnormal rhythms, and institute appropriate interventions within 6 months of hire.Completion of Basic ECG course in OnCourse.
ONS chemotherapy certification within 6 months – Medical
National certification in medical surgical nursing
National certification in progressive care (PCCN)
1-2 years of acute care experience
Demonstrate basic knowledge of procedures, treatments, and equipment
Demonstrate basic knowledge and care of complex medical oncology 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.