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Oncology RN - Weekend Only

Company: Ascension
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: July 21, 2021

Job Description:

We Are Hiring:

Title: RN - Oncology
Location:  St Vincent's East – Trussville, AL
Department: Oncology Unit 002
Shift: Weekend Only; Days 7am-7pm
 
Our Medical Oncology unit currently has a 1:5 Ratio and we are offering a sign on bonus for new hires of up to $10,000! 
 

Ascension St. Vincent’s East is licensed for 362 beds and is located just 15 minutes from downtown. It sits between Irondale and Trussville, AL and is the second largest Ascension hospital in the Birmingham area.  Situated on a hill overlooking the beautiful community of Trussville, AL, this hospital has a suburb feel which appeals to those outlying communities that prefer not to drive downtown. 

St. Vincent’s East provides all the service lines that our downtown hospital provides except for Birth Suites and NICU which is exclusive to our downtown location.  It is the home for our only Behavioral Health service line and offers a level III Emergency Department. 

  • Great location with a suburb feel for those not wanting to drive downtown.
  • Part of the largest faith based, not for profit hospitals in Alabama.
  • Free and easy parking.
  • Longstanding presence in the community.
  • Excellent staff that provides care for those in their community.
What You Will Do:
As an Oncology RN with St. Vincent's East, your main duty is to provide nursing care to cancer patients. They monitor the patient's condition, assist in care plans, and symptom management protocols, and administer medication. You will have the ability to become Chemo Certified in order to provide the best care to patients.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Implements and monitors patient care plans. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate.
  • Serves as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.
  • Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders.
  • Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.
What You Will Need:
Licenses/Certifications/Registration:
  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA)  obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 
    • Licensed Associate Professional  Registered Nurse credentialed from the Alabama Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
Education:
  • Diploma 
     
     
    • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required.
     

 

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.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all. In FY2020, Ascension provided $2.4 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes more than 160,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers across a national network of ministries. We offer rewarding careers across more than 2,600 sites of care – including 146 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 19 states and the District of Columbia.

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, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

Pay Non-Discrimination Notice:

https://www.dol.gov/sites/dolgov/files/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_%20English_formattedESQA508c.pdf

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

 

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