THIS POSITION IS AT THE TATE CANCER CENTER LOCATED AT BWMC IN GLEN BURNIE, MD. ONCOLOGY CERTIFICATION WOULD BE A PLUS!!!
Full-time and Per Diem available.
WHAT YOU WILL DO:
Under limited supervision, the Registered Nurse is responsible for the assessment of patients including the development, evaluation and modification of the plan of care. The RN interprets and performs complex patient-care procedures specific to their area of expertise. RN’s are members of the Care Team and Support Team and have accountability to function as a team to accomplish patient outcomes identified in the pathway/plan of care.
Participates as a member of the Patient Care Team by providing functional supervision and by delegating duties to other care team members as they provide appropriate direct patient care duties.
Carries out performance standards for charge nurse; when assigned that duty, as delineated in the delivery of care methodology.
Assigns nursing care responsibilities to staff.
Participates as a member of the care team to provide direct care requiring the skills/qualifications of the RN.
Performs assessment/data collection in an ongoing and systematic manner, focusing on physiologic, psychological and cognitive status.
Formulates a goal-directed plan of care with patient/family which is prioritized and based on determined nursing diagnoses/patient care needs/problems and patient outcomes.
Functions to establish priorities of patient care based on essential patient needs and available unit resources of time, personnel, equipment and supplies.
Identifies patient/family learning needs and implements appropriate measures to meet these.
Performs documentation duties on unit and in patient record which are timely, accurate, concise and legible.
Evaluates effectiveness of care given by all healthcare team members in progressing patient toward outcomes.
WHAT YOU NEED TO BE SUCCESSFUL:
Graduation from an accredited nursing education program approved by the Board of Nursing or found by the Board to be substantially equivalent to the programs in Maryland.
Currently licensed as an RN in the state of Maryland. Successful completion of a refresher course within past 6 months if nursing practice has not occurred within the past 5 years.
Current BLS certification or obtained prior to providing direct patient care is required.
Ability to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the patient population(s) served. Ability to demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and possesses the ability to assess data reflective of the patient's requirements relative to his or her population-specific and age specific needs.
Highly effective verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills
Maintains updated hospital safety and other mandatory training.
Updated immunizations as recommended per practice area.
As a University of Maryland Community Medical Group (UM CMG) employee, you will enjoy a comprehensive benefits program designed with you and your dependents in mind. Subject to any eligibility waiting period, all of the benefits are available to regular full-time employees and most benefits are available to regular part-time employees who are regularly scheduled to work twenty (20) or more hours per week. Many benefits are provided at no cost to employees. For others, the cost is shared between UM CMG and employees.
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.