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Registered Nurse - Hematology/Oncology - 1721793

Boston, MA

Registered Nurse - Hematology/Oncology

 

Setting: Outpatient
 

Shift: Day shifts
 

Schedule: 24, 32 & 36 hour roles available

 

Job Requirements:

  • Registration and current RN licensure in the state of MA.
  • Current basic life support (BLS) certification.
  • Bio/chemo certificate required within 1 month of hire.
  • ONS chemotherapy provider card within 60 days of hire, OCN preferred, must obtain within 2 years.
  • Minimum 1 year experience, 2 years preferred in hematology/oncology.
  • Previous experience in hematology/oncology triage, surgical oncology, transplants, stem cell transplants, or amyloidosis preferred.
  • Recent port access, peripheral IV insertion, and clinical assessment skills preferred.
  • Additional certifications may be required for certain practice areas.

 

Responsibilities/Duties:

  • Utilize nursing process for timely, safe, and patient-centered care.
  • Administer injections, triage phone calls, handle prescription refills, and work closely with providers.
  • Prioritize calls based on clinical acuity, determine severity, and provide health information.
  • Collaborate with the healthcare team, ensuring quality care and patient satisfaction.
  • Provide patient teaching, counseling, and document information in electronic health record systems.
  • Conduct in-office procedures, patient vitals, medication reconciliation, and health histories.
  • Evaluate patient progress and perform Nurse Only visits for specific procedures.
  • Other related duties as required.

 

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Basic computer proficiency for data access and interpretation.
  • Effective interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • Multilingual skills preferred.
  • Relevant clinical experience and certification in specific areas.
  • Analytical ability for problem-solving and research projects.
  • Ability to delegate patient care activities and manage stress.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Physical ability to meet job responsibilities.
  • Knowledge of electronic medical record systems.
  • Customer service skills and time management.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively.

 

This position requires a skilled and experienced nurse dedicated to providing quality care in the hematology/oncology field.

 

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