Sanford Health RN Procedures Ambulatory - Pediatric Oncology in Fargo, North Dakota
Job Title: RN Procedures Ambulatory | Pediatric Oncology | Fargo
State: North Dakota
Department : Pediatric Oncology-PBB
Job Schedule: Full Time
Hours Per Shift: 8 hr
Responsible for the coordination of care, patient assessment, patient education, triage, and various other interventions. Requires excellent time management skills and ability to prioritize/triage the needs of the patients and the practice. Occasionally works in emergent patient care situations requiring critical thinking and prompt assessment skills. Will perform age related patient assessment and intervention as well as scheduling tests and interventions per provider order. Responsible for utilizing the professional nursing process to provide individualized nursing care to patients across age continuum in an ambulatory setting. Cares for patients in all phases of specific states including assessment, disease maintenance, treatment, and follow-up as patients move in both inpatient and outpatient setting. Responsible for utilizing the professional nursing process to provide individualized nursing care to patients across age continuum in an ambulatory setting. Must have working knowledge of electronic medical records. May work with or participate with or without provider in hospital and on hospital patients and take call with the provider, as needed. Abides by respective healthcare agencys policies. Provides a quality of service that customers describe as excellent. Must be skilled in assessment and triage of patients with various conditions and devices both in person and in using the appropriate mode of electronic communication. Collaborates with providers and delivers appropriate assistance during surgical and non-surgical procedures.
Assists medical staff using less common devices and tools to treat serious illnesses and injuries. Coordination and management of care for patients, including with complex needs. Effectively delegates and supervises based on ones state practice act and an understanding of the concepts of responsibility, authority, and accountability. Explains treatments and procedures to patients suffering less serious illnesses and injuries. Takes patient history or vital signs and uses this information to assist in patient prioritization. Utilizes specific resources for checking and cross-checking medical orders given.
Join a thriving team in pediatric oncology. Working with multiple providers, we provide care to infusion patients (oncology and non- oncology infusions), administer blood products, provide patient education, work with central lines, assist with procedural sedation, and more. All RNs rotate through the role of infusion nurse and telephone triage. Department is open Mon-Fri from 8-5, so working hours are 0745-5pm most days. Staffing is variable based on dept needs and patient volumes. We serve all pediatric and young adult oncology, hematology, and infusion patients.
Currently holds an unencumbered RN license with the State Board of Nursing where the practice of nursing is occurring and/or possess multistate licensure if in a Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) state. Obtains and subsequently maintains required department specific licensure, competencies and certifications. Graduate from an accredited nursing program required, including, but not limited to, American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN), Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), and National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (NLN CNEA). Bachelors Degree in nursing preferred.
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State: North Dakota
Job Function: Nursing
Job Schedule: Full Time
Req Number: req27741