Registered Nurse - Educator (Oncology)
We Are Hiring Registered Nurse Educator - Oncology with Saint Agnes Hospital Cancer Institute in Baltimore, Maryland We are looking for a highly motivated Registered Nurse Educator to join our well respected and highly regarded Cancer Institute in Baltimore, Maryland. The ideal candidate will be ONC Certified and have a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Nursing. Your role as an educator, facilitator, change agent, leader, consultant and researcher in your area of expertise will serve to meet the needs of our patients and care teams. Your experience and background in clinical informatics is also essential as you will be responsible for orienting new members of our care team to our EMR systems and process. Power of Purpose: For us, work is more than the place we go each day. It's an environment that nurtures relationships, connects talent, and understands patients so we can provide holistic care that treats the whole person: body, mind and spirit. Our innovative approach impacts and influences the community that we serve. What You Will Do: You will be responsible for the development, implementation and evaluation of orientation programs, staff development and continuing education programs for our nursing and nursing support associates within the Cancer Institute. You will utilize your clinical background in Oncology and your critical thinking and problem-solving experience to: * Collaborate with nurse managers and other leaders to assess, plan, implement and evaluate educational activities for our Cancer Institute Associates. * You will implement a variety of teaching strategies tailored to the learner's characteristics learning needs, cultural perspectives and outcome objectives. * Plan nursing professional development programs that are culturally relevant and incorporate concepts of multicultural and multigenerational education. * Apply nursing and learning theoretical and conceptual foundations as a basis for developing nursing professional development programs for the areas of chemotherapy, immunotherapy and radiation therapy treatment protocols. * Promote participation in professional organizations for yourself and others. * Develops, implements, and evaluates educational plans/programs and utilizes methods, measurements and tools to evaluate achievement of learning goals. * Promote performance improvement protocols and a culture of high reliability and accountability. * Participate in applicable accreditation/certification surveys and inspections * Saint Agnes Healthcare Cancer Institute serves the greater Baltimore area providing care and treatment protocols for individuals diagnosed with Cancer. As part of the multidisciplinary care team, you will partner with our Medical Director, pharmacy, spiritual care, nutritionists, clinical nurse specialists and other members of our Oncology Care Team to tailor the care plans and support services for our patients. Why Join Ascension? Saint Agnes Healthcare serves the greater Baltimore area and employs more than 3,000 associates. Saint Agnes offers a full range of services through its operation of a 254-bed, full-service teaching hospital, Saint Agnes Medical Group, Seton Imaging Center, and Saint Agnes Foundation. Partnerships throughout the community have positioned Saint Agnes to provide support to individuals when and where they need it most. Saint Agnes strives to ensure the vitality and health of the community. Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the US, Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2019, Ascension provided $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes more than 150,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care - including 150 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities - in 20 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including clinical and network services, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, risk management, and contracting through Ascension's own group purchasing organization. What You Will Do As an Associate with St. Agnes Healthcare - MD, you will have the opportunity to assess, plan, implement and evaluate educational activities planning for an assigned service or population. Responsibilities: * Collaborates with nurse managers and staff to assess learning needs and competencies. * Develops, implements, and evaluates educational plans/programs and utilizes methods, measurements and tools to evaluate achievement of learning goals. * Identifies and/or develops teaching tools and instructional materials. * Keeps records of educational activities and prepares reports. What You Will Need Licenses/Certifications/Registration: * Required Credential(s): * Registered Nurse credentialed from the Maryland Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. * Preferred Credential(s): * ONS/ONCC Chemotherapy Immunotherapy Certification and/or ONS Certification preferred Education & Work Experience: * Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required. * Rn Educator specializing in Oncology and Immunotherapy preferred Equal Employment Opportunity We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. As an equal opportunity employer, Saint Agnes Hospital does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, age, mental or physical disability, marital status, veterans status, military service, or any other legally protected status. Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.