Registered Nurse (RN) - Oncology.
At WellStar, we all share common goals. That s what makes us so successful and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.
We have an immediate need for a Registered Nurse (RN) for Northwest Georgia Oncology Centers in Roswell, Georgia. The Primary Oncology Nurse is a proactive member of an interdisciplinary team of licensed and unlicensed care givers who ensure that patients, families and significant others receive individualized high quality, safe patient care. This nurse works directly with our Oncology providers and patients to provide world-class oncology care in our hospital-based outpatient departments. Primary functions of the Primary Oncology Nurse include, but are not limited to the following: Assessment Preparing/assisting with chart preparation, exams, procedures, and treatments Initiating/modifying treatment and therapy plans for provider approval Performing appropriate patient tests Accessing ports and IV s Administering medications within the scope of practice Providing education/teaching regarding treatment plans and plan of care Consulting with the interdisciplinary team to plan, implement, and evaluate care plans Maintaining accurate records and completing pre-charting in the EMR Preparing paperwork: Return to work, leave of absence, and disability Care coordination using best practices of patient care Managing patient throughput Driving patient experience They practice in a clinical environment that is administered by Nurse Managers and other leaders and is supported through the WellStar Shared Governance Model. The framework for practice is steere...