Oncology Nurse

Job ID: 612223
Discipline: Registered Nurse
Specialty: Oncology
Date Posted: December 02, 2021
Address: 6071 West Outer Drive
Location: Detroit, MI 48235
Shift: 12 D
Duration: Full-time
Start Date: December 18, 2021
Employment Type: Perm
Weekly Pay: Call for details
Company: Nursing Jobs

Job Description & Requirements

DMC Sinai-Grace Hospital, we understand that Registered Nurses are the heart of healthcare - compassionate collaborators with valued expertise and voices who provide and coordinate relationship-centered care on a 24/7 basis. RNs are empowered to build harmonious partnerships on behalf of each patient and family member that entrust us with their care. Under limited direction and according to established policies and procedures, provides care coordination services to patients, families or post acute care givers. Patients appropriate for services may have acute or chronic conditions including, but not limited to, Diabetes, Cardiac Arrhythmias, Coronary Artery Disease, CHF, COPD, Recent Stroke, Short or long term anticoagulation or Renal Failure. Functions as a facilitator of inter-disciplinary collaboration across care transitions. Coaches target patient populations and their caregivers to assume an active role in the formation and execution of a plan of care, encourage self management, and assist in coordination of communication between the patient, caregivers and primary care providers. Assesses patient and family understanding of disease process and reinforces discharge teaching including red flags that signal the patient that their condition may be worsening and how to respond. Collaborates and communicates with care providers both internal and external to coordinate service delivery and achieve optimal patient outcome of care. Collaborates and communicates with hospital care management teams to coordinate post acute care plan of care. Collaborates and communicates with attending physician regarding patient's post acute needs. Creates and maintains a Patient Centered Record that consists of the essential elements for facilitating productive interdisciplinary communication throughout any care transition or patient handover including disease specific education, community resources, adherence to evidence based practice, discharge checklists and medication reconciliation. Evaluates and improves care processes across patient populations. Problem solves care issues and concerns with patient and family.

Required Qualifications

Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing BSN or other health-related field, or equivalent combination of education and/or related experience Licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the State of Michigan 2 years of Clinical Patient Care experience 2 years of Nurse Navigator experience Experience with Lean or similar process improvement methodology

Facility Location

Famous for its music, automotive industry and urban landscape, Detroit is a fascinating city begging to be explored. Take a look around the Motown Musical Museum where artists such as Marvin Gaye and Smoky Robinson made it big or explore Belle Isle Park where you will find a zoo, aquarium and much more. With only a bridge separating Detroit from Canada, there’s plenty to explore in this part of the country.

Job Benefits

This positions offer a wide range of benefits that typically include Full Medical, Dental, Prescription, Vision, Tuition Reimbursement, PTO, Flex Spending as well as generous Compensation packages and differentials.

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