A revolution is happening in cancer treatment: we have cracked cancer’s genetic codes. At Smilow Cancer Hospital, we are on the cutting edge of personalized medicine.
Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven, affiliated with Yale Cancer Center (YCC), is one of only 41 National Cancer Institute (NCI) designated comprehensive cancer centers in the nation and the only such center in Connecticut. Smilow has 168 private inpatient rooms, outpatient multidisciplinary treatment centers, 12 operating rooms, infusion suites, diagnostic imaging services, a floor dedicated to children, a specialized women’s cancer center and diagnostic and therapeutic radiology services for children and adults. There are also a dozen outpatient Smilow Hospital Care Centers in Connecticut in addition to 3 community hospital service lines.
We have hundreds of specialists that are changing the face of cancer treatment. From scientists to physicians to nurses, they are among the best at treating specific types of cancer. On any given day, teams of these specialists meet to determine the best course of treatment for a single patient. It is their expertise that is giving patients more effective options for overcoming cancer. The intersection of personalized, patient-centered care with the latest scientific advances is what is happening now at Smilow Cancer Hospital.
What RNs love about Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven, a part of Yale New Haven Health:
Coordination of care - social work, infusion team, etc.
Mix of intellectual work and patient contact
Active team member of her disease team
Sense of teamwork
Flexibility of schedule
Magnet designated facility for Nursing Excellence
2 years of oncology RN experience is required
Chemotherapy experience is preferred
BSN or BSN enrolled
Internal Number: 3143
About Yale New Haven Health
Yale New Haven Health is making it easier for people to access the latest medical treatments, advanced research and innovations through our five outstanding hospitals – Yale New Haven, Bridgeport, Greenwich, Lawrence + Memorial and Westerly – and our affiliation with the prestigious Yale University and its highly-ranked Yale School of Medicine. Plus, our patients benefit from access to hundreds of dedicated primary care physicians and specialists in Northeast Medical Group and Yale Medicine.
We also have advanced clinical relationships with multiple hospitals and numerous outpatient locations throughout the state so you can get the care you need, when you need it. As one organization, we’re working together to make health care more patient-focused, more accessible and more cost-effective. Some call it personalized medicine. We call it good care.
For more information, check out the YNHHS Web site: www.ynhhs.org