Oncology Clinical Care Associate, Nights

Location
Atlanta, GA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Dec 06, 2017
Closes
Jan 05, 2018
Specialty
Hemo / Oncology
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Position Description
Provides nursing assistance and patient care for the comfort, safety and personal needs of patients on the 38 bed Medical Oncology unit. Assists patients with activities of daily living and performs procedures for physical hygiene and comfort of patients. Performs duties within the construct of a unit based, self directed, multidisciplinary patient care team while sharing various tasks with other licensed and non licensed members. Performs general clerical and reception duties according to needs of patient unit or department. Position is characterized by preparing and maintaining patient charts, transcribing physician orders, and entering information into computerized patient care system.
Position Requirements
REQUIRED: 1. Listed as a CNA on the GA Registry, OR a. Graduate of a U.S. Military Medic course, OR b. Graduate of a Medical Assistant Program and Certified as a Registered Medical Assistant. If eligible, must obtain certification within 30 days of hire, OR c. Enrolled in a School of Nursing and has completed one (1) full semester of clinical rotations, OR d. Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing or Medical Degree program 2. Current BLS card (CPR) PREFERRED: 1. One year patient care experience in an acute care setting 2. Graduate of an accredited Nursing Assistant Program

License/Certification Requirements: Yes

Work Hours: 7p-7a

Weekend Requirements: Yes

On-Call Requirements: No

Why choose Northside? Northside supports our employees’ professional and personal growth. We foster an environment that promotes work/life balance. We embrace diversity. We care about you. If you are ready to advance your career, apply online today to join Northside’s team!
Service Area Overview
Northside Hospital is one of the largest and most respected providers of comprehensive cancer services in the Southeast, combining the latest in technology and research with compassionate patient-centered care. The Northside Hospital Cancer Institute offers the best of both worlds: clinical excellence on par with academic-based programs, along with the personalized and attentive care typically associated with a community hospital. Our Program has received an Outstanding Achievement Award as a fully accredited Comprehensive Community Hospital Cancer Program by the American College of Surgeon’s Commission on Cancer. Specialty areas include BMT, Women's, Prostate, and Research.

The Northside Hospital Cancer Institute Highlights:
  • More cancer cases are diagnosed and treated at Northside than at any other community hospital in Georgia.
  • For the sixth consecutive year (2009-14), our Blood & Marrow Transplant Program achieved among the best survival outcomes in the nation for bone marrow transplants.
  • More cases of breast cancer and gynecologic cancer are diagnosed and treated at Northside than at any other hospital in the Southeast.
  • More prostate cancer treatments are performed at Northside than at any other hospital in Georgia.
  • We have a network of more than 32 cancer centers across Georgia.
  • More than 30 oncology nurse navigators and cancer care liaisons offering support throughout your journey.
  • We now offer Gamma Knife technology, the latest treatment for malignant and benign brain tumors and functional and vascular disorders.

Facility Overview
Discovering what’s possible at Northside Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia --- it’s something our patients and team members do every day. Our reputation as one of Georgia’s fastest growing healthcare institutions and our state-of-the-art, award-winning work environment are well-known. But what resonates most with our people is the way we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support real work/life balance, and how close they feel to their co-workers.

Our 537-bed, not-for-profit, full-service hospital does more than serve our community. We’re a market leader in Women's Services, Maternity and Newborn Services, Surgery, Robotic Surgery, and Cancer Care. Proud to have been voted “Atlanta's Most Preferred Hospital for All Health Care Needs" by consumers for more than 16 years. We are pleased to offer our people great pay, benefits, and a pension plan.

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