Outpatient Chemotherapy Nursing Open House Tuesday 3/06/2018 5 pm -Rockville Centre Long Island
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
January 5, 2018
Rockville Centre, New York
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Are you interested in learning about Oncology Nursing at MSK and how you can become part of our dynamic Outpatient Clinical Care team?
Please join us at our Information Session to explore Outpatient Chemotherapy positions .
Date: Thursday, 3/6/2018 5 pm -7 pm in Rockville Centre Long Island
You will have an opportunity to learn about how the nurses at MSK provide expert Oncology care to this special patient population. You will also learn about the resources and extensive training offered to nurses transitioning into outpatient roles.
Positions are available in New York City, Westchester, Long Island and New Jersey Outpatient settings.
As a Chemotherapy Nurse at MSK, you will provide patient and family centered care. You will work directly with patients throughout their entire cancer care continuum. As a core member of the team, you will collaborate with physicians and other members of the interdisciplinary team. Each day, you will administer chemotherapeutic treatments, clinically monitor patients, assess and report patients' symptoms, provide patient and family support and education and ensure patient safety.
In this important role, you will contribute to the advancement of evidence-based oncology care by advocating for patient safety, performing nursing assessments of patients, engaging in patient treatment and offering patient and family education.
Work within a Nurse-Physician based Ambulatory Care Practice Model.
Manage a select caseload of patients being treated for specific Oncology disease on an outpatient basis.
Perform outpatient assessments, patient education and participate in coordinating patients' oncology care throughout the care continuum.
Act as part of a multidisciplinary team that provides continuity of care throughout various stages of treatment and follow-up.
Participate in the implementation of clinical support programs to ensure optimal care throughout the treatment process.
New York State or New Jersey State RN license and BSN
1.5 years of related chemotherapy experience required
1.5 – 2 years of oncology experience
Chemotherapy certification strongly preferred
Strong communication skills
Pre-register for this event by clicking 'Apply' now.
Please note, space is limited, and if selected, guests will receive an event confirmation by Friday March 2, 2018.
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