Radiation Oncology Registered Nurse
Under general supervision and in consultation with the responsible Radiation Oncologist, the Radiation Oncology Nurse is responsible for coordinating, managing and communicating the plan of treatment to patients and their families. Specifically, the nurse assists in communications with patients, triages patients and patient issues, performs symptom management and teaches patients regarding their disease process and treatment, and provides care coordination for patients seen in the radiation oncology department. To further the hospital mission, the Radiation Oncology Nurse collaborates with the multi-disciplinary teams and utilizes clinical outcomes data to support innovative and cost effective changes to clinical practice by participating in quality improvement initiatives and promoting a positive patient experiences.
Education and Experience Required:
1. RN Licensure in the state of Maryland
2. Must have progressive oncology RN experience (Radiation Oncology experience a plus)
3. BLS for the Healthcare Provider CPR required
4. OCN certification and BSN preferred
In this full time role, you will work Monday-Friday.
Tobacco use is a well-recognized preventable cause of death in the United States and an important public health issue. In order to promote and maintain a healthy work environment, We will not hire applicants for employment who either state that they are nicotine users or who test positive for nicotine use.
We will withdraw offers of employment to applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine). Those testing positive for cotinine are given the opportunity to re-apply in 90 days, if they can truthfully attest that they have not used any nicotine products in the past ninety (90) days and successfully pass follow-up testing.
Equal Employment Opportunity
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
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