Career Opportunity: Full-Time Lead Treatment Suite Registered Nurse - Oncology Hematology Care - Springfield, OH
For over 30 years, OHC (Oncology Hematology Care, Inc.) has served as the region's premier provider of treatments for cancer and blood disorders, offering a wide range of services and state-of-the-art treatments and technologies, as well as being nationally recognized for cutting edge clinical research breakthroughs. OHC puts patients first by delivering compassionate and convenient care, tailored to meet a patient's medical and personal needs.
OHC is looking for a full-time Lead RN for our Springfield office.
The Lead Treatment Suite Nurse is a Registered Nurse who provides direct patient care related to all aspects of Physician ambulatory treatment administration, including assessment in response to therapy, access device management, side effect and symptom management of treatment regimen. Responsible for oversight and coordination of the treatment suite and staff members.
Responsibilities of a Lead Treatment Suite Nurse also include:
Oversee the treatment suite and continually improve the organization of patient care delivery to ensure a high level of patient and employee satisfaction.
Oversee the Treatment Suite schedules to ensure operational effectiveness. Review the schedules daily, in advance of patient care, and coordinate appropriate and strategic scheduling to minimize patient wait times and maximize efficient use of staff.
Perform aseptic admixture of chemotherapeutic and other medication agents for treatment administration.
Provide direct patient care through patient assessment, treatment administration, access device management, side effect and symptom management and monitoring response to treatment regimen.
Collaborates with physicians, nursing staff, clinical coordinator and the interdisciplinary team in the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of patient care.
Provides teaching/education with the patient and their family to meet and support their desired outcomes as necessary.
Serve as a conduit for education follow up and reinforcement between the physician, APP and Nurse Navigator.
Performs all documentation requirements in the treatment suite including, but not limited to, medication lot numbers, patient care encounters, patient medication labeling, charge capture, incident reporting.
The ideal candidate is empathetic, highly organized, flexible and has the ability to multi-task. Additionally, he or she will have:
Minimum seven (7) years actively practicing as a registered nurse, including at least three (3) years of oncology experience. One year of supervisory or lead experience preferred.
Associate degree or diploma required, Bachelor's degree (BSN) from a four-year college or university preferred
Active RN License for the state(s) of practice
Additional license for Ohio, Kentucky or Indiana as determined by management within 6 months of employment
Active certification from Oncology Nursing Society in administration of Chemotherapy and Biotherapy required within six months of employment. Certification must be maintained.
Oncology Certified Nurse professional certification preferred
Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) membership preferred
This full-time position offers competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, company paid short-term disability, long-term disability and basic life insurance. Also included is 401K, supplemental life insurance, PTO (paid time off), paid holidays and a Monday through Friday daytime work schedule.
The US Oncology Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
Internal Number: MCKEA00877833
About US Oncology Network
The US Oncology Network believes local cancer care is better care. We empower the delivery of advanced integrated cancer care through our network of independent physicians who share expertise and resources to provide quality, value-based care close to home.
Our clinical and business support capabilities, expertise and industry-leading technologies keep local practices at the forefront of high quality, efficient care delivery while enabling practice success, quality of life and financial security for physicians.
- 25 years of oncology practice management expertise
- Leader in value-based cancer care with over 900 physicians participating in the Center for Medicaid and Medicare
- Innovation Oncology Care Model – one fourth of the entire population of physicians nationwide
- Over 1,400 affiliated physicians
- More than 450 cancer treatment center locations across the United States
- Over 995,000 patients treated annually