RN Radiation Oncology PRN

Location
Alpharetta, GA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Nov 29, 2017
Closes
Dec 29, 2017
Specialty
Hemo / Oncology, Other
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
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.
Position Requirements
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES/LICENSE OR CERTIFICATION REQUIRED: 1. Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing. 2. Demonstrated proficiency in skills applicable to designated area within probationary period. 3. Certified in cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR). In addition to the above, the following is preferred for departments listed below: Renal Dialysis: 1. One (1) year experience in critical care or hemodialysis. Special Care Nurseries: 1. Completion of the American Heart Association Resuscitation course. Family- Centered Care- Admissions Team: 1. 2 years nursery/nicu experience or 4 years Mother/Baby experience. 2. NRP mandatory. Neurosciences: 1. Completion of Critical Care and Basic Arrhythmia course. 2. ACLS certification. Radiology: 1. ACLS certification must be obtained within twelve (12) months of hire date. 2. Two (2) years experience in medical-surgical nursing or related area with at least one (1) year experience involving the treatment of cardiac/critical care patients or previous radiology experience. 3. PALS is required of Radiology Nurses working in the Alpharetta Pediatric Imaging facility and is preferred but not required for all other Radiology nurses 4. For the Breast Care Center locations — BCLS requirement only. Surgical Services 1. Operating Room: Prior Operating Room experience or completion of a course in Operating Room nursing. 2. PACU: Prior PACU or ICU experience or completion of a course in Post-Anesthesia Care nursing. Current ACLS Certification required. Cath Lab Admission/Recovery Unit (ARU)-Forsyth 1. Critical Care experience (preferred). 2. Current ACLS (required). Cardiology –Forsyth 1. Critical Care experience (preferred). 2. Current ACLS (required). KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES/LICENSE OR CERTIFICATION PREFERRED: National certification in specialty area. Cancer Center (Radiation Oncology ACLS certification and Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN).

License/Certification Requirements: Yes

Work Hours: 8a-4:30p

Weekend Requirements: No

On-Call Requirements: No

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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. Northside Hospital’s Cancer Program received an Outstanding Achievement Award as a fully accredited Comprehensive Community Hospital Cancer Program by the American College of Surgeon’s Commission on Cancer, offering 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. As a member of Northside’s Cancer team, Northside Hospital Radiation Oncology at Preston Ridge provides the most advanced and specialized treatment of cancer available with an individualized, multidisciplinary, and collaborative approach to patient-centered care.
Facility Overview
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