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Cape Fear Valley Medical Center

Registered Nurse (RN)- Medical Surgical Oncology Unit (Med Surg)-Day shift-Full time- BONUSES OFFERED!!

Job Title
Registered Nurse (RN)- Medical Surgical Oncology Unit (Med Surg)-Day shift-Full time- BONUSES OFFERED!!
Job ID
27684347
Location
Fayetteville,  NC 28304
Other Location
Description

                  CAPE FEAR VALLEY HEALTH SYSTEM
                                                                  Position Description

NEW HIRE BONUS UP TO $20,000 AND RELOCATION ALLOWANCES OFFERED UP TO $7,000


POSITION TITLE:               REGISTERED NURSE

DEPARTMENT:                  Nursing

CLASSIFICATION:              Non-exempt

JOB SUMMARY:               Plans and implements professional nursing care for patients in accordance with hospital policies.  Assumes charge nurse responsibilities as assigned.

JOB RELATIONSHIPS:      Responsible to:  Patient Care Manager                                   
                                                Positions directly supervised: LPN, NA, US, MT, other RNs

MAJOR JOB FUNCTIONS:
The following is a summary of the major essential functions of this job.  The incumbent may perform other duties, both major and minor, that are not mentioned below; and specific functions may change from time to time. 

1.       Assesses the patient and identify patient care needs.
2.       Uses patient assessment information to organize appropriate patient care.
3.       Plans, organizes, implements, and evaluates patient care.
4.       Facilitates a safe environment.
5.       Maintains required competencies.
6.       Functions as charge nurse as assigned. 
7.       Maintains an accurate and relevant record of patient care.
8.       Administers medication as ordered by a physician.
9.       Recognizes life-threatening situations and responds appropriately.
10.     Establishes collaborative interdisciplinary relationships with other Health System staff and medical staff. 
11.     Monitors the quality of care based on pre-established outcome-oriented indicators. 
12.     Actively participates in cost containment and assists in accurate charging for patient services.
13.     Adjusts care based upon age-specific physiological and psychosocial needs of patients.
14.     Supports patients in the practice of their cultural and spiritual beliefs within the limits of medical regimen.

QUALIFICATIONS:
The following qualifications, or equivalents, are the minimum requirements necessary to perform the essential functions of this job:

Education and Formal Training:  Current licensure in North Carolina as a Registered Nurse or Compact state licensure.

Work Experience: 
o  End-of-life/palliative care
o    Diagnosis of cancer and treatment plan
o    Chemotherapy Administration
o    Wound Care Services
o    Transfusion Services
o    Tracheostomy/Chest tube/PEG tube care
o    Dietetic/Nutritional Services
o    Post-surgical drains/stent management
o    Port-a-cath placement/Central Line management
o    Osteomyelitis
o    Spiritual/Emotional Support as well as pet therapy
o    Pain management
o    Telemetry Monitoring


Knowledge, skills, and abilities required:  Demonstrates positive interpersonal skills.  Verbal and written skills required.  Demonstrates effective organizational and leadership skills.  Is knowledgeable of the age-specific physiological, psychosocial, developmental, and spiritual needs of the patients typically served.

Physical Requirements:  Speech and auditory acuity for communication of patient needs.  Visual acuity for observation of patients.  Much standing, walking, bending, and lifting.  Position may involve skin, eye, mucous membrane, or parenteral contact with blood or other potentially infectious material. 

A LITTLE BIT ABOUT OUR UNIT
•    Our Care team consists of our nursing staff: Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, Certified Nurse Assistants, Unit secretaries, Charge RNs/Resource Nurses, Nurse Navigators, Clinical Educator, and Nurse Manager.  
•    Our Clinical Educator is available to support our clinical needs with access to education, resources, guidelines, and protocols.
•    Our electronic medical record is EPIC.
•    We offer track schedules, weekday/weekend options; full-time/half-time/per-diem.
•    We have the opportunity for further development with our Clinical Ladder program.
•    We offer tuition reimbursement for undergraduate and graduate programs. 




JOBDES\RegisteredNurse-REV:05/24/94;06/97;07/97, 2/17
Reviewed:  11/98; 08/00; 9/02; 07/04, 1/ 06, 2/09, 11/11, 6/12, 3/13, 4/14
 
Required Skills

Education and Formal Training: Current licensure in North Carolina as a Registered Nurse or Compact state licensure.


Work Experience:
o End-of-life/palliative care
o Diagnosis of cancer and treatment plan
o Chemotherapy Administration
o Wound Care Services
o Transfusion Services
o Tracheostomy/Chest tube/PEG tube care
o Dietetic/Nutritional Services
o Post-surgical drains/stent management
o Port-a-cath placement/Central Line management
o Osteomyelitis
o Spiritual/Emotional Support as well as pet therapy
o Pain management
o Telemetry Monitoring





Knowledge, skills, and abilities required: Demonstrates positive interpersonal skills. Verbal and written skills required. Demonstrates effective organizational and leadership skills. Is knowledgeable of the age-specific physiological, psychosocial, developmental, and spiritual needs of the patients typically served.

Physical Requirements: Speech and auditory acuity for communication of patient needs. Visual acuity for observation of patients. Much standing, walking, bending, and lifting. Position may involve skin, eye, mucous membrane, or parenteral contact with blood or other potentially infectious material.

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