Oncology Registered Nurse

Cumming, GA
Mar 07, 2018
Mar 08, 2018
Hemo / Oncology
Contract Type
Full Time
Position Description

Manages patient care of an assigned group of patients in accordance with the philosophy and policies of the appropriate division. Nurses at Northside are professionals committed to patients/families and all members of the Healthcare team. Our nursing practice reflects the values of collaboration, communication, coordination, integration, and empowerment.

Will practice in an expanding 16 bed Inpatient Oncology floor. Strong team approach with excellent support, ratio's.

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 are diagnosed and treated at Northside than at any other hospital in the Southeast.
  • More cases of gynecologic (cervical, ovarian and uterine) cancer are diagnosed and treated at Northside than at any other hospital in Georgia.
  • 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.
  • We are a STAR Program certified institution, offering evidence-based and best practices cancer rehabilitation care.
  • 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.

We are fully accredited by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer (CoC), and one of only 10 hospitals in the country to receive the CoC's Outstanding Achievement Award for four consecutive
Position Requirements
Required: Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Demonstrated proficiency in skills applicable to designated area within probationary period. Certified in cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR). In addition to the above, the following is preferred for departments listed below:

Prefer solid Oncology or med surg experience and a strong interest to grow into Oncology .

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
We recognize each patient’s journey to recovery is different and requires a special level of care. Our Medical/Surgical Unit at Northside Hospital provides acute and rehabilitative nursing care services to help our patients get back to their daily lives. The Med/Surg unit is characterized by a warm, friendly and caring atmosphere that stresses individual attention for all patients. This approach is reflected in outstanding patient satisfaction survey results. The unit also participates in nursing education by providing internships for students. We also support clinical internships for Patient Care Technicians. If you have the skills to contribute to our team, Northside is eager to talk to you!
Facility Overview
Northside Hospital – Forsyth

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Discovering what’s possible at Northside Hospital-Forsyth in Cumming, Georgia --- it’s something our patients and team members do every day. Our reputation for the latest technology, the highest quality care and service, and expertise in Spinal Surgery, Cancer Care, Emergency Services, and Women's Services is well-known. But what resonates most with our people are opportunities for growth, how
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Our 155-bed, not-for-profit community hospital does more than serve our neighbors. We stress
continuing education. A true patient-focus, and offer a work/life balance that allows you to give your best to our family, and yours.

We are a state-of-the-art setting for opportunity, top quality health care, and you.

Ready to make a difference --- and a better living?
Find your extraordinary side with Northside Hospital-Forsyth today.

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