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RN 2 CC - Outpatient Stem Cell Transplant Clinic (Oncology)

Vanderbilt University Medical Center Nashville, TN
  • Posted: August 25, 2019
  • Full-Time

JOB CODE INFORMATION:
1. Title: Registered Nurse 2 CC
2. Job Code: 6658
3. Job Stream Description: Professional
4. Title: Registered Nurse 2 CC
5. Job Code: 6658
6. Job Stream Description: Professional JOB SUMMARY: Applies the nursing process to plan and implement the care of patients,including patient and family education and continuum of care planning.Effectively communicates pertinent patient/family information to the healthcare team. Collaborates in establishing patient goals and evaluates progress toensure effective outcomes. Furthers professional growth by engaging in learningactivities according to the Board of Nursing standards. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
7. Collaborates in establishing the plan of care,coordinates and implements care delivery while anticipating patient careneeds across the continuum.
8. Analyzes comprehensive information pertinent to thepatient's care and management to determine nursing diagnosis.
9. Continually utilizes the nursing process to evaluatepatient's progress towards goals and applies appropriate interventions toensure effective outcomes.
10. Employs strategies to promote health and a safe andhealthy environment.
11. The responsibilities listed are a general overview ofthe position and additional duties may be assigned. POSITIONQUALIFICATIONS: Required: Graduate of an approved discipline specific program (or equivalent experience)and 1-year relevant experience Licensure, Certification, and/or Registration (LCR):
12. Registered Nurse Required Preferred :
13. OCN Certification and OncologyExperience
14. Stem Cell Transplant Experience PositionShift:
15. Full - Time 4 Ten Hour Shifts (Between7AM and 6PM), Some weekends and holidays DEPARTMENT UNIT SUMMARY: We are theonly cancer center in the region that offers outpatient transplant services. Weare one of the premier cancer centers in the country and the only NationalCancer Institute (NCI) Comprehensive Cancer Center in Tennessee that cares foradult patients as well as children. This designation recognizes our leadershipin cancer care and research. We treat both Non-Hodgkin and Hodgkin Lymphoma,various types of Leukemia, Germ Cell Tumors, Severe Aplastic Anemia, amongothers. Click here to learn about our vision of Defining Personalized Care DiscoverVanderbilt University Medical Center: Located inNashville, Tennessee, and operating at a global crossroads of teaching,discovery and patient care,VUMCis a community of individuals who come to workeach day with the simple aim of changing the world. It is a place where yourexpertise will be valued, your knowledge expanded and yourabilities challenged. It is a place where your diversity - of culture,thinking, learning and leading - is sought and celebrated. It is a place whereemployees know they are part of something that is bigger than themselves, takeexceptional pride in their work and never settle for what was good enoughyesterday.Vanderbilt'smission is to advance health and wellnessthrough preeminent programs in patient care, education, and research.OurNursing Philosophy: We believe highly skilled and specialized nursing care isessential to Vanderbilt University Medical Center's mission of quality inpatient care, education and research. We believe nursing is an applied art andscience focused on helping people, families and communities reach excellenthealth and well-being. Achievethe Remarkable:
16. Learnmore about VUMC Nursing:
17. Nursing Careers: http://www.vumcnursingcareers.com/index.html
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19. Our Nursing Philosophy: http://www.vumcnursingcareers.com/philosophy.html
20. Our Nursing Leadership: http://www.vumcnursingcareers.com/leadership.html
21. Shared Governance: http://www.vumcnursingcareers.com/shared-governance.html
22. Education &Professional Development: http://www.vumcnursingcareers.com/professional-development.html
23. Life In Nashville: http://www.vumcnursingcareers.com/nashville.html
24. VUMC Nursing: http://www.mc.vanderbilt.edu/root/vumc.php?site=vanderbilt-nursing
Graduate of an approved discipline specific program (or equivalent experience) and 1 year relevant experience
Licensure, Certification, and/or Registration (LCR):

  • Registered Nurse Required
Prefer Oncology experience and OCN certification
Physical Requirements/Strengths needed & Physical Demands:
  • Heavy Work category requiring exertion of 50 to 100 lbs. of force occasionally and/or up to 20 to 50 lbs. of force frequently and/or up to 10 to 20 lbs. of force continually to move objects.
Movement
  • Occasional: Sitting: Remaining in seated position
  • Occasional: Lifting over 35 lbs: Raising and lowering objects from one level to another, includes upward pulling over 35 lbs, with help of coworkers or assistive device
  • Occasional: Carrying under 35 lbs: Transporting an object holding in hands, arms or shoulders, with help of coworkers or assistive device.
  • Occasional: Bending/Stooping: Trunk bending downward and forward by bending spine at waist requiring full use of lower extremities and back muscles
  • Occasional: Climbing: Ascending or descending stairs/ramps using feet and legs and/or hands and arms.
  • Occasional: Kneeling:Bending legs at knees to come to rest on knee or knees.
  • Occasional: Crouching/Squatting: Bending body downward and forward by bending legs and spine.Reaching above shoulders: Extending arms in any direction above shoulders.
  • Occasional: Reaching above shoulders: Extending arms in any direction above shoulders.
  • Frequent: Standing: Remaining on one's feet without moving.
  • Frequent: Walking: Moving about on foot.
  • Frequent: Lifting under 35 lbs: Raising and lowering objects under 35 lbs from one level to another
  • Frequent: Push/Pull: Exerting force to move objects away from or toward.
  • Frequent: Balancing: Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling when walking, standing, crouching or maneuvering self, patient and equipment simultaneously while working in large and small spaces
  • Frequent: Reaching below shoulders: Extending arms in any direction below shoulders.
  • Frequent: Handling: Seizing, holding, grasping, turning or otherwise working with hand or hands.
  • Frequent: Fingering: Picking, pinching, gripping, working primarily with fingers requiring fine manipulation.
  • Frequent: Bimanual Dexterity: Requiring the use of both hands.
Sensory
  • Frequent: Communication: Expressing or exchanging written/verbal/electronic information.
  • Continuous: Auditory: Perceiving the variances of sounds, tones and pitches and able to focus on single source of auditory information
  • Continuous: Vision: Clarity of near vision at 20 inches or less and far vision at 20 feet or more with depth perception, peripheral vision, color vision.
  • Continuous: Smell: Ability to detect and identify odors.
  • Continuous: Feeling: Ability to perceive size, shape, temperature, texture by touch with fingertips.
Environmental Conditions
  • Occasional: Chemicals and Gasses: Medications, cleaning chemicals, oxygen, other medical gases used in work area.
  • Frequent: Pathogens: Risk of exposure to bloodborne pathogens and other contagious illnesses.
Job Registered Nurse - Critical Care
Organization: Hematology/Stem Cell Clinic 303661
Title: RN 2 CC - Outpatient Stem Cell Transplant Clinic (Oncology)
Location: TN-Nashville-The Vanderbilt Clinic (TVC)
Requisition ID: 1905415
Vanderbilt University Medical Center is committed to principles of equal opportunity and affirmative action.

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