The RN Clinic provides direct patient care, administers medications, educates, collaborates, and counsels patients and families. The RN Clinic assesses physical, psychosocial, and learning needs of patients and families. May work in an inpatient or outpatient setting as needed.
Associate's Degree in Nursing required
Current Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania required
Basic Life Support (BLS) certificate required
May require certification in specialty area
One (1) year of RN experience preferred
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) preferred
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Ability to lift 25 pounds
Occasional kneeling, pushing/pulling and reaching
Ability to operate a personal computer and general office equipment
Ability to deal courteously with patients
Ability to maintain effective working relationship with other employees
Assists patients to achieve the maximum level of functioning by coordinating resources on the multidisciplinary team such as the dietitian, social worker, navigator, and outreach coordinator.
Ability to communicate with members of the multidisciplinary team with written and verbal proficiency
Ability to coordinate patient care with other interdisciplinary staff
Proficiency in clinical management of complex patients
Flexibility and multitasking skills
Strong ability to use data, computer systems, and electronic health records in support of patient care delivery
Understanding of the latest evidence-based oncology, immunology, pharmacology, community health, and cultural sensitivity information
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