The Triage Nurse at Schwarz Cancer Center at IU Health North Hospital in Carmel, Indiana reflects the mission, vision, and values of Indiana University Health, adheres to the organization's Code of Ethics and Corporate Compliance, and complies with all relevant policies, procedures, guidelines and all other regulatory and accreditation standards. The registered professional clinical nurse (RN) is accountable and responsible for the provision and coordination of competent, evidence-based care, which includes assessment, diagnosis, outcome identification, planning, implementation, and evaluation. The clinical nurse participates in decision-making, teaching, mentoring, and collaboration with the multidisciplinary team to advance the patient plan of care, achieve outcomes and enhance operational efficiency. The nurse adheres to the ANA Scope and Standards of Professional Nursing and the Code of Ethics for Nurses with Interpretive Statements.
Duties for the Triage Nurse include, but are not limited to: symptom management, receive phone calls, Cerner/Portal messages, voice mail messages and manage medications and refills.
The Triage Nurse will work Monday-Friday, 8 am – 5 pm with no weekends, holidays or on-call. Types of cancers seen include medical oncology (breast, GI, GU, head and neck, Myeloma, Sarcoma and thoracic); surgical oncology (breast, gynecologic, orthopedic, otolaryngology, thoracic and urology). Services will include: IU School of Medicine research, adolescent and young adult program, genetics, high risk screening, integrated health, laboratory, nutrition, palliative care, PET/CT, pharmacy
Requires an Associates of Nursing (ASN); Bachelors of Nursing (BSN) preferred.
Requires that the RN has graduated from a nationally accredited nursing program.
Requires current state of Indiana license as a Registered Nurse.
Oncology clinical nursing experience preferred.
Requires Basic Life Support certification through the American Heart Association (AHA).
Other advanced life support certifications may be required per unit/department specialty according to patient care policies.
Internal Number: 302216
About Indiana University Health - Joe & Shelly Schwarz Cancer Center
Indiana University Health, formerly known as Clarian Health Partners, is a nonprofit healthcare system located in the state of Indiana. It is the largest and most comprehensive healthcare system in Indiana, with 16 hospitals under its IU Health brand and almost 16,000 team members.