Schedule: Part-Time Temporary, As Needed Basis (PRN)
The Registered Nurse (RN) will provide specialized patient care and education for patients receiving radiation therapy. Our Radiation Oncology Center provides advanced technology to offer the best radiation oncology care for our cancer patients. All of our treatments are specific to the particular tumor and the patient’s needs. Our radiation oncologists specialize in specific tumor sites to provide expertise in offering the best treatment for patients.
The Registered Nurse will provide patients support, education, and assistance in the prevention and/or maintenance of their disease and/or health and wellness state and will work with the individual patient, their families, and providers of care to develop and implement individual health plans, and provide support to the patient in self-management. Coordinate care and/or follow-up for patients who receive care in outpatient clinics. Coordination of prescription refill requests and patient education coordination in collaboration with physician staff. The RN will develop a specialty in patient care related to the clinic's populations and acts as a resource. The RN will work with the providers and clinical staff to implement innovative approaches and set priorities to meet patient/family needs. Commitment to patient outcomes results in high levels of performance despite workload changes.
PRN Nurses will report to an assigned Clinical Services Manager
PRN Applicant’s Work history will be screened to match the position in which they have applied for.
PRN Maximum allowable hours in a floating year is 1000.
Transfers Into PRN:
Must Follow Transfer Requirements Prior To Last Working Day As Posted On Website Http://nurses.uams.edu/. Select 'Employment Info' Drop Down Tab Prior To Submitting An Application.
Required: Graduate of an accredited Nursing Program with Associates Degree, Bachelors in Nursing, Master's in Nursing, or Nursing Diploma is required. Valid RN License, minimum of 1 year of registered nursing experience; excellent communication skills, strong work ethics and accountability, basic computer skills.
Preferred: 2 years or more nursing experience with current BLS.