Charge Nurse (RN) Oncology - Nights
Posted on: June 25, 2022
We Are Hiring:Come Join us at St. Vincent's as a Charge Nurse on
5East.Position: Charge Nurse (RN) Oncology - NightsDepartment:
5East - OncologyLocation: St. Vincent's East - Trussville, ALShift:
Full Time - Night shift - 7p to 7a - every 4th Weekend
Sign on Bonus up to $10,000
- Compensation/Benefits: At Ascension, we care for our
associates: the people who are the foundation of our work to
fulfill our mission. We offer a comprehensive benefit package to
include medical, dental, vision, retirement, as well as a generous
PTO/Holiday accrual. Company paid Short Term, Long Term, Basic Life
and Accidental death benefits are also included. Associates can
take advantage of other great benefits like tuition reimbursement,
adoption assistance and much more.
- Free and easy Parking
- Heart of Care: Nurses are at the heart of the care we provide.
That's why, at Ascension, we invest in our nurses, so they can have
a positive impact on the people and communities we serve.
5 East, Oncology is a 22-bed unit that specializes in the care of
patients with a diagnosis or history of cancer. 5E also sees a
variety of medical-surgical patients ranging from pneumonia and
COPD to CHF and diabetes. Common surgical procedures for 5 East
include biopsies, EGDs, lithotripsy, and cholecystectomies.On 5E,
you will sharpen your skills in assessment, planning,
implementation, and evaluation so that you can respond to a change
in a patient's status quickly and confidently. You will have many
opportunities for lab value analysis, patient/family education,
wound care, IVs, and medication administration and management.As
part of the care for oncology patients, you are given the
opportunity for chemotherapy certification and trained on the care
of patients receiving radiation. Our nurses are the only
chemotherapy certified nurses at St. Vincent's East.Our average
nurse to patient ratio is 1:5-6. Our beds are normally full, in
high demand, and our staff is rarely canceled. Most of the staff on
5E work a schedule of every 4th weekend, and their rotation
includes 5-7 days off every 4 weeks. This schedule allows for
excellent work/life balance and opportunities to recharge outside
of work.Here at St. Vincent's East, you will be joining a friendly,
energetic staff where teamwork and excellent patient care are top
priorities.What You Will Do:Coordinate unit staffing and provide
leadership while ensuring implementation of clinical objectives and
quality patient care in assigned area.
- Assign, direct, educate and monitor nursing and support staff
during assigned shift. Contribute to or perform performance
evaluations of staff.
- Assess daily patient care needs and develop and distribute
patient care assignments, ensuring that population appropriate
patient care is given.
- Evaluate the effectiveness of patient care and identify any
issues that affect desired patient outcomes.
- Responds to complaints about patient care and manage through
- May provide input for hiring, training, directing, development
and evaluating of staff.What You Will Need:Licensure /
Certification / Registration:
- BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
(AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job
- Licensed Associate Professional Registered Nurse credentialed
from the Alabama Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or
job transfer date.Education:
- Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing
- 1 year of experience required.
Additional Preferences:No additional preferences.Why Join Our
Team:Ascension St. Vincent's has been serving Birmingham and
surrounding communities for more than 120 years. We employ over
4,800 associates across five hospitals in addition to outpatient
health centers, physician offices, rehabilitation centers and more.
Ascension St. Vincent's is committed to providing compassionate,
personalized care for all, including our associates. We offer a
place of respect and inclusion, as well as a rich learning
environment with countless opportunities for career growth and
professional development. If you are looking to make an immediate
impact in your community, we invite you to explore a career with
Ascension St. Vincent's today.
When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 150,000
individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving
others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our
inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches
and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools
that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In
fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance
alone to support associate growth and development. If you are
looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in
your community, we invite you to join our team today.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:Ascension St. Vincent Health
System is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative
Action employer. Associates and Applicants receive fair and
impartial consideration without regard to race, color, religion,
national origin, citizenship, gender identity, sexual orientation,
age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data,
or other legally protected status.
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