University of Vermont Medical Center, Vermont’s academic medical center and founding member of the University of Vermont Health Network, seeks an Ambulatory Nurse in Hematology Oncology.
The University of Vermont Medical Center is located in Burlington, Vermont, a small vibrant city situated on the shore of beautiful Lake Champlain. The Champlain Valley region offers an incredible range of educational, entertainment, and recreational opportunities.
The Primary Nurse in Ambulatory Oncology serves as a pivotal member of the patients' multidisciplinary team, coordinating care across the continuum. Key aspects of this role include triage of acute illness, ongoing patient assessment and evaluation of response to illness and care, and the provision of comprehensive patient education.
The Primary nurse will provide advanced professional nursing care to patients in varying states of health and illness through assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of the patient's health needs. The Ambulatory RN II provides direct care to patients and families, as well as teaching and preparation for continuing care. Organizational Standards of Patient Care and Nursing Practice guide the delivery of nursing services by this individual. The position demonstrates dedication to professional growth and development and to the continuous improvement of patient care.
The University of Vermont Medical Center is part of a six-hospital network, a home health and hospice agency, and medical group serving patients and their families in Vermont and northern New York. The University of Vermont Medical Center, along with The Robert Larner, MD College of Medicine at The University of Vermont and UVM College of Nursing and Health Sciences, is one of 138 academic medical centers in the country.
The University of Vermont Health Network is committed to being a national model for the delivery of high quality academic health care for a rural region.
University of Vermont Medical Center offers a comprehensive benefits package and encourages professional growth. University of Vermont Medical Center proudly offers a non-smoking work environment. We are an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
State of Vermont Registered Nurse (RN) license required. The University of Vermont Medical Center is moving toward an all Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) workforce. All external candidates hired into, or current employees promoted to, a RN position will be required to obtain their BSN as outlined in the terms of their offer letter. Current internal RNs are strongly encouraged to pursue a BSN to support this initiative.
One year experience in relevant clinical area and/or independent in all areas of the Ambulatory RN I accountabilities.
Internal Number: 22
About The University of Vermont Medical Center
The UVM Medical Center is a regional, academic healthcare center and teaching hospital in alliance with the University of Vermont, serving all of Vermont and the northern New York region. With over 7,000 employees, we are the largest private employer in the state of Vermont.