Company: Ascension (System Office)
Posted on: September 14, 2020
We Are Hiring
Title: RN-Oncology-Registered Nurse
City, State: Nashville, TN
Location: St Thomas Midtown Hospital
Department: Observation Unit 003
Additional Job Details: Full-Time, Night
Why Join Ascension?
Ascension Saint Thomas is the leading faith-based health care
system in Tennessee and is a part of Ascension, the largest
non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world's largest
Catholic health system. We are committed to delivering
compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to
persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable.
What Ascension Saint Thomas has to offer:
Power of Purpose:
For us, work is more than the place we go each day. It's an
environment that nurtures relationships, connects talent, and
understands patients. Our innovative spirit impacts and influences
the community that we serve.
Culture of Teamwork:
We encourage diversity of talents while offering the support of a
By supporting our associates and their professional development, we
ultimately enhance the care and services we provide to the
community. Through this development, our associates find new
opportunities for career advancement.
Ascension Saint Thomas provides a competitive compensation package
inclusive of a wide range of flexible benefit options. We support
work-life balance through generous paid time off and encourage
spirituality in the workplace.
We are a progressive, stable company with 120 years of experience
in delivering world-class personalized care. At Ascension Saint
Thomas, we are actively trying new solutions to help overcome some
of healthcare's toughest challenges.
About Saint Thomas Midtown:
Largest obstetrical program in Tennessee, region and Ascension
Health with 6,600 births annually
58,000+ ED visits
State of the art, newly renovated orthopedic institute
Newly opened comprehensive cancer institute
Robust robotic surgical program
What You Will Do
This unit at Saint Thomas Midtown is a fast paced Medical/Surgical
Oncology unit specializing in the care of patients who are at all
stages of their disease process. As an Oncology RN, you would
expect to care for medical/surgical Breast or GYN oncology patients
as well as medical oncology patients as our primary diagnoses. As a
cohesive team, we utilize a modified primary nursing approach to
deliver individualized relationship-based care. Skills you would
expect to develop with this patient population are blood
administration, pain control, antibiotic administration, end of
life care, post-op care & psychosocial support for patients and
* 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
* Required Credential(s):
* BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
(AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
* One or more of the following:
* Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Tennessee Board
of Nursing or current home state license for multi-state license
recognition "Compact State" obtained prior to hire date or job
* Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required
* One year of hospital experience is preferred.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Saint Thomas Health Services complies with all applicable federal
and state laws prohibiting discrimination in hiring or employment
practices on the basis of citizenship, race, color, religion,
gender, age, national and ethnic origin, disability, or veteran
No question or item on this application for employment is intended
to secure information to be used for such discrimination.
Information obtained through this application will be used solely
to determine qualifications and suitability for employment. This
application will be valid for a period of 90 days from date of
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
This employer participates in the Electronic Employment
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