RN S Cancer Care Med Oncology Clinic

Job Description

The licensed registered nurse is a professional nurse who is responsible and accountable for providing evidence-based clinical care to designated patients utilizing the nursing process. This is accomplished by assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating care according to established ethical/cultural codes and standards of nursing practices and working collaboratively with interdisciplinary teams to achieve patient outcomes. The registered nurse is responsible to delegate tasks appropriately to other licensed and unlicensed health care team members.

Demonstrate respect, dignity, kindness and empathy in each encounter with all patients, families, visitors and other employees regardless of cultural background.


Education, Credentials, Licenses:

  • Graduate from accredited School of Nursing.
  • Licensed to practice in the state where work is being performed.
  • Meets contact hour requirements for licensure, including all state-required courses.
  • Focus of education promotes nurses’ ability to practice in clinical area assigned.

Specialized Knowledge:

  • Demonstrates knowledge of nursing theory, clinical practice standards, procedures, policies and competence in mathematical calculations associated with medication administration.
  • Competent to independently perform safe nursing skills and procedures

Kind and Length of Experience:

  • Successful completion of preceptorship and orientation to the facility and clinical area.
  • Able to critically think and problem solve in routine and emergency situations.