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Registered Nurse 2 - Hematology Oncology Clinic

Job Number: 1911926
Category: Registered Nurse
Organization: Hematology/Stem Cell Clinic 303661
Location: TN-Nashville-The Vanderbilt Clinic (TVC)


JOB CODE INFORMATION:

  1. Title: Registered Nurse 2
  2. Job Code: 6643
  3. Job Stream Description: Professional
  4. Title: Registered Nurse 2
  5. Job Code: 6643
  6. Job Stream Description: Professional


JOB SUMMARY:
Applies the nursing process to plan and implement the care of patients, including patient and family education and continuum of care planning. Effectively communicates pertinent patient/family information to the health care team. Collaborates in establishing patient goals and evaluates progress to ensure effective outcomes. Furthers professional growth by engaging in learning activities according to the Board of Nursing standards.



KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Collaborates in establishing the plan of care, coordinates and implements care delivery while anticipating patient care needs across the continuum.
  • Analyzes comprehensive information pertinent to the patient's care and management to determine nursing diagnosis.
  • Continually utilizes the nursing process to evaluate patient's progress towards goals and applies appropriate interventions to ensure effective outcomes.
  • Employs strategies to promote health and a safe and healthy environment.
  • The responsibilities listed are a general overview of the position and additional duties may be assigned.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:  

Required: 


Graduate of an approved discipline specific program (or equivalent experience) and 1-year relevant experience

Licensure, Certification, and/or Registration (LCR):

  • Registered Nurse Required
Preferred: 
  • OCN Certification and Oncology Experience
  • Stem Cell Transplant Experience
 

Position Shift: 

  • Full Time 8AM - 5PM Monday thru Friday  
 
DEPARTMENT UNIT SUMMARY:

We are the only cancer center in the region that offers outpatient transplant services. We are one of the premier cancer centers in the country and the only National Cancer Institute (NCI) Comprehensive Cancer Center in Tennessee that cares for adult patients as well as children. This designation recognizes our leadership in cancer care and research. We treat both Non-Hodgkin and Hodgkin Lymphoma, various types of Leukemia, Germ Cell Tumors, Severe Aplastic Anemia, among others.

 
 
 
 

Discover Vanderbilt University Medical Center:  

Located in Nashville, Tennessee, and operating at a global crossroads of teaching, discovery and patient care, VUMC is a community of individuals who come to work each day with the simple aim of changing the world. It is a place where your expertise will be valued, your knowledge expanded and your abilities challenged. It is a place where your diversity — of culture, thinking, learning and leading — is sought and celebrated. It is a place where employees know they are part of something that is bigger than themselves, take exceptional pride in their work and never settle for what was good enough yesterday. Vanderbilt’s mission is to advance health and wellness through preeminent programs in patient care, education, and research. 

 
 

Our Nursing Philosophy:  

We believe highly skilled and specialized nursing care is essential to Vanderbilt University Medical Center’s mission of quality in patient care, education and research. We believe nursing is an applied art and science focused on helping people, families and communities reach excellent health and well-being. 

 

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