Under the administrative direction of the Director of the Cancer Care Center, provides expert care and consultation across the continuum for patients whose lives have been touched by cancer. Assists with and develops care plans, pathways and treatment delivery to facilitate optimal quality care and appropriate patient outcomes. Applies critical thinking to patient care management, assuring appropriate care based on patient needs, using age specific assessment, communications, and knowledge of physical and mental capabilities.
Instructs and collaborates with physicians, nurses and other health care providers in the delivery of state of the art oncology care. Participates in community educational activity related to oncology and related topics.
Education: Registered Nurse
Graduate of a 2, 3 or 4 year RN program, BSN preferred.
Experience: Five or more years experience in oncology nursing.
Other experience and education may be considered.
Qualifications: Licensed RN, to practice in Delaware.
Evidence of: Effective written, verbal and non-verbal communication skills
Self motivation, Problem solving skills, Accountability, Flexibility
Certification or certification-eligible by the Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation