Registered Nurse (RN) Infusion Clinician

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Overview

At WellStar, we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.

Responsibilities

The Registered Nurse (RN) Infusion Support functions under the direction of the Manager Infusion Therapy or other

designated leader. The RN Infusion Support demonstrates knowledge and clinical experience in infusion

therapy techniques, including but not limited to implanted ports, peripheral and central venous catheters,

and PICC lines.

This individual is responsible for providing safe patient care with an understanding and awareness of age

appropriate and culturally aware needs. The RN Infusion Support addresses the patient/family biological,

emotional, developmental, psychosocial and education needs and is responsible for delivery of patient

care in complex situations. The RN Infusion Support serves as a clinical resource to nursing staff and

management, and medical staff.

The Infusion Nurse can independently perform job functions and is responsible for self-development

activities. Intent and progress toward achieving Chemotherapy Competency within one year of hire to this

position.

It is expected that all RNs are licensed, knowledgeable and uphold the practice of nursing as outlined by

the Georgia Professional Nurse Practice Act and implements the Scope of Practice and Code of Ethics

Standards put forth by the American Nurses Association. As a member of the patient services team, it is

expected that the individual upholds the voice of the patient, system policies and procedures while

supporting service excellence goals.

This position requires the ability to float between Outpatient offices at Kennestone and Cobb Hospitals as needed.

Qualifications

Required Minimum Education: Graduate of an accredited/approved school of nursing; Baccalaureate degree in

nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing preferred;

Licensure/Certification: Current licensure as a registered nurse in the state of Georgia; Must achieve Chemotherapy

Competency within one (1) year of hire to the position.

Required Minimum Experience: 1 year clinical direct patient care required; Previous experience as an infusion therapy

nurse preferred.

Required Minimum Skills: Ability to read, write and speak the English language; Strong customer service and

interpersonal skills; Inter- and intra-departmental coordination of patient care activities; Demonstrates proficiency in IV

Therapy technologies; Delegation skills required; Ability to multi-task essential; Ability to function in stressful and

emergency situations essential; Strong detail orientation required; Computer skills required; Personal time

management skills required; Compliance with the American Nurse’s Association Code of Ethics for Professional

Nurses is required; Demonstrates knowledge of and practices within parameters outlined in Georgia Registered

Professional Nurse Practice Act.

Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.

WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.

Job ID2019-37713

Position TypeFull-Time

DepartmentCobb Hospital Outpatient Oncology

FacilityWellStar Cobb Hospital

CategoryNursing: Non-Bedside

CityMarietta

ShiftDays

StateGeorgia




28 March 2020
Location: United States Georgia Marietta
Salary: Highly Competitive USD per year
Sector:
Healthcare and Medical
Profession:
Nurse Management
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

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