Clinical Nurse, RN, Pediatric Chemotherapy (Hematology, Oncology)
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital - Washington, DC

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The professional nurse is responsible for providing comprehensive care in an ambulatory setting for patients in the Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Clinic. Responsibilities include assessment of physical and psychosocial needs, patient education and the administration of chemotherapy, immunotherapy and blood products, along with other infusion therapies. The nurse evaluates the patient's response to interventions and implements appropriate changes and also assists in symptom management, coordination of internal and external resources, triaging unexpected patient visits, and facilitating communication between all members of the healthcare team. These functions are performed in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations and Georgetown University Hospital's philosophy, policies, procedures and standards.

Required Education/Training:
Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing. B.S.N. preferred.

Current DC licensure as a Registered Nurse.

APON Oncology certification preferred.

Chemotherapy certification required within 3 months of hire.

Required Experience:
Minimum of five years experience in Pediatric care, Pediatric Oncology background a plus.

Ambulatory care experience preferred.

As part of our compensation package, our full time, hospital-based clinical

nurses may receive additional benefits that include:
Outstanding educational opportunities including up to $6,000 of tuition

assistance annually.

Professional development opportunities including Collaborative Governance and a financially-incentivized Clinical Advancement Ladder.

Relocation reimbursement (based on eligibility).
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MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is a not-for-profit, acute-care teaching and research hospital with 609 beds located in Northwest...