Milford Regional Medical Center - Dana Farber Cancer Center
August 2, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Under the direction of the Director of Nursing, is responsible for the overall nursing care of the patients coming to the Department of Radiation Oncology. Participate in the development, implementation and evaluation of the Radiation Oncology Quality Management Program. The incumbent will also be responsible for other clinical initiatives, programs and planning as assigned.
Delivers expert, evidence-based nursing care to patients and families
Establishes rapport with patients and families from a variety of cultural, ethnic and religious backgrounds.
Manages the environment of patient care
Performs quality assessment and improvement activities for the department
Leads clinical and educational programs within the department
Establishes and promotes effective communication and working relationships with other departments at MRMC, BWH, DFCI, Faulkner, etc.
Assists with budget business planning and analysis for new programs and equipment
Works with Nurse Manager to provide and environment which encourages innovative approaches ton nursing care, continuous self evaluation and improvement
BSN required, Masters preferred
Massachusetts RN license
Membership in professional organizations is strongly recommended and certifications in Oncology Nursing, OCN or AOCN preferred
Current CPR skills
Current ACLS or obtain within 6 months
Clinical and managerial expertise
Ability to coordinate inter- and intra-departmental activities
Leadership experience with demonstrated management ability
Internal Number: 11900
About Milford Regional Medical Center - Dana Farber Cancer Center
Milford Regional Medical Center, Inc. is a comprehensive healthcare system that comprises the Medical Center; Milford Regional Physician Group, Inc., and Milford Regional Healthcare Foundation. The Medical Center is located at the intersection of Routes 140 and 16 in Milford, MA.
A full-service, community and regional teaching hospital, Milford Regional is a 149-bed, nonprofit, acute-care facility serving a region of 20-plus towns. With over 300 primary care and specialty physicians on the medical staff, our physicians are skilled in the most advanced procedures and technology, and provide personalized patient care in a warm and caring environment. Many hold teaching appointments at New England’s finest medical schools preparing the doctors of tomorrow.
The Cancer Center at Milford Regional Medical Center provides world-renowned cancer care close to home. Milford Regional’s cancer patients have always had access to top quality cancer care but now, through the collaboration between Milford Regional and Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center, comprehensive care is available right in Milford, close to our patients’ network of family and friends.
The 54,000 square-f...oot Cancer Center, located across the street from Milford Regional’s main campus, provides the following services:
•Medical oncology provided by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
•Radiation therapy provided by Brigham and Women’s Physician’s Organization
•Diagnostic imaging (PET/CT, CT, MRI and X-ray) and laboratory testing by Milford Regional Medical Center
In addition, patients now have access to the clinical trials offered through Dana-Farber and can participate in living with cancer, educational and screening programs and support groups. Services for hematology patients are also available. To obtain more information about the services provided, go to Dana Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center at Milford Regional.