• RN Medical Oncology Clinic

    Posted Date 7 days ago(7 days ago)
    Requisition ID
    2018-44923
    Category
    Nursing - Outpatient
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Department
    ICE CASL CA Medical Oncology Clinic
    Shift
    Day Shift
    Post End Date
    9/27/2018
  • Overview

    Schedule: Full-Time, 8:00am-4:30pm

     

    The Registered Nurse (RN) will promote wellness; improve outcomes, and self-care within a defined population of patients in the Medical Onoclogy Clinic.  The RN will provide patients who have chronic conditions the support, education, and assistance in the prevention and/or maintenance of their disease and/or health and wellness state.  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 facilities.  Coordination of prescription refill requests and patient education coordination in collaboration with physician staff.  Commitment to patient outcomes results in high levels of performance despite workload changes.

    Responsibilities

    The RN 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.

     

    The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of education, research, and clinical programs that encourages and supports teamwork and diversity.  We champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving patient care and the lives of Arkansans.  

     

    UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:

    • Health: Medical, Dental and Vision plans available for staff and family
    • Holiday, Vacation and Sick Leave
    • Education discount for staff and dependents (undergraduate only)
    • Retirement: Up to 10% matched contribution from UAMS
    • Basic Life Insurance up to $50,000
    • Career Training and Educational Opportunities
    • Merchant Discounts
    • Concierge prescription delivery on the main campus when using UAMS pharmacy.

     

    Qualifications

    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 3 years of registered nursing experience with 2 years in a clinical environment.  Excellent communication skills, strong work ethics and accountability, basic computer skills.

     

    Preferred: 2 years or more nursing experience with current BLS.

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