Barnabas Health Elizabeth, NJ 07201

    Job #1977219598

  • RN - 12 HOUR SHIFT
    Req #: 7148
    Category: Oncology Nursing
    Status: Full-Time
    Shift: Night
    Facility: Trinitas Regional Medical Center

    Williamson Street, 235 Williamson Street, Elizabeth, NJ 07202

      • An oncology nurse is a nursing professional who specializes in caring for people with cancer. Oncology nurses often serve as your first line of communication, and help coordinate the many aspects of your care throughout cancer treatment. They may perform a number of duties, including, but not limited to, the following:
        Delivers Patient Centered Care.
        Reviews health history.
        Assess and monitors physical and emotional status.
        Keep track of laboratory, pathology and imaging studies.
        Safely administer medications, fluids and cancer treatments (e.g., chemotherapy)
        Collaborate with your doctors and other clinicians about your treatment plan
        Help you understand the disease, your treatment plan and possible side effects
        Help translate complex medical terminology and answer questions
        Help you plan for and manage symptoms throughout treatment
        Demonstrates a strong understanding of the Oncology Nursing Society s Standards of care as it pertains to the oncologic patient.
        Applies Evidence Based Practices in the care of the oncologic patient.
    • Educational Skills Required (Degree(s), Certification(s), License, etc.)
      • Current New Jersey Professional Nurse License. Ability to perform all competencies of the position is required for employment in the position. CPR within 6 months of employment in this position.
    • Work Experience Required
      • 1 year sub acute or acute care nursing experience preferred.

    RWJBarnabas Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer

    Company Description:

    How do you build a healthier New Jersey? Every day at RWJBarnabas Health, extraordinary people like you come together to shape the answer. In our newly-integrated network of busy urban medical centers, acclaimed teaching and research facilities, and state-of-the-art community hospitals, we’re delivering world-class care to more than 5 million people across the Garden State — and redefining the career expectations of every member of our team.

    We’re proud to be one of New Jersey’s premier employers, with a strong financial foundation and an outstanding national reputation for excellence in health care. At the same time, we feel like an extended family: A dynamic collection of diverse and passionate individuals with unique skills, deep roots in the communities we serve, and a shared belief that we’re better together.

    We know that the best way to serve our state is to build the strongest team in the country. We’re doing that by creating a compelling matrix organization that offers the unrivaled flexibility to explore opportunities across the entirety of our network — so you can make the choices that will position you to grow and thrive for years to come.

    How do you build a better future? By focusing on quality of life. Great relationships. Community focus. And tremendous opportunities for lifelong learning and professional growth. Take a closer look at RWJ Barnabas Health, and you’ll sAdvertisement