RN Registered Nurse - Hematology Oncology - AGH Cancer Institute - Full Time - Military Veterans

at Highmark Health

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

**Company :**

Allegheny Health Network

**Job Description :**

GENERAL OVERVIEW:

Responsible and accountable for a designated patient population for the purpose of providing care based upon enactment of the nursing process.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

+ Demonstrates clinical assessment skills, implements plan of care in collaboration with physician and multidisciplinary team and may perform other duties as assigned which may include generating, verifying and administering anti-neoplastic agents.(55%)

+ Provides safe and effective care for the age population served according to regulatory requirements. (30%)

+ Professionally directs and manages the activities of the patient care delivery by the team members. (5%)

+ Assesses learning needs of patient and family and provides education based on age, culture and willingness to learn. (5%)

+ Assures compliance with regulatory bodies. (5%)

QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum

+ Current PA licensure as an RN

+ 2 years hematology/oncology experience

Preferred

+ BSN

+ Chemotherapy and IV experience

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Req ID: J187793

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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