Company: Hartford HealthCare
Location: West Haven
Posted on: November 19, 2023
Description Job Schedule: Full Time Standard Hours: 40 Job
Shift: Shift 1 Shift Details: Monday - Friday; 4- 10 hour shifts
between 7 AM- 6 PM. Work where every moment matters.
Every day, almost 30,000 Hartford HealthCare colleagues come to
work with one thing in common: Pride in what we do, knowing every
moment matters here. We invite you to become part of Connecticut's
most comprehensive healthcare network.
The Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute (HHC CI) is a certified
member of the Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK) Cancer Alliance.
Through the bi-directional collaboration facilitated by this
partnership, community providers are better positioned to provide
state-of-the-art, evidence-based cancer care to improve the lives
of cancer patients. Together, the Hartford Healthcare Cancer
Institute and Memorial Sloan Kettering are staying ahead of
The Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute focuses on offering our
cancer patients an unparalleled network of coordinated services-
all under one roof. Our system of care includes a truly integrated
team with the most talented, experienced, and compassionate
caregivers and physicians, backed by the latest cutting-edge
technology. Registered Nurse (RN) will work in our outpatient
Infusion Center providing holistic, quality nursing care for
patients/families and/or others for a patient population within the
Infusion Centers. Responsibilities include but, are not limited to
the following: --- Demonstrates excellent ability to perform
patient assessments, and provide symptom management as well as
patient and family education.
--- Practices safe administration of chemotherapy/biotherapy,
infusions, injections, and transfusions.
--- Acts as part of a multidisciplinary team to provide continuity
of care throughout various stages of treatment and follow-up
including, but not exclusive to: providers, social work, dietician,
integrative medicine, pharmacy, navigators, laboratory, radiation
therapy, genetics, and clinical research.
--- Collaborate with provider offices to schedule patients for
--- Triage of patients through use of pathways and collaboration
with physicians for toxicities, symptom management and needs for
referrals within the RN scope of practice.
--- Manage a caseload of patients receiving a variety of infusion
and oral therapies on an outpatient basis.
--- Demonstrates high level skills to manage complex workload
effectively to provide safest, high quality care.
---Demonstrates an excellent ability to communicate through various
methods and with various audiences to achieve desired
---Participates and engages in continuous professional development,
safety behaviors and focus on the patient experience.
--- Participates in the implementation of clinical support programs
to ensure optimal care throughout the health-care continuum.
Qualifications Minimum Requirements: --- Current Connecticut RN
--- Current OCN Chemotherapy/Biotherapy card (or within first month
---Two (2) years of Previous Oncology Nursing experience strongly
We take great care of careers.
With locations around the state, Hartford HealthCare offers
exciting opportunities for career development and growth. Here, you
are part of an organization on the cutting edge - helping to bring
new technologies, breakthrough treatments and community education
to countless men, women and children. We know that a thriving
organization starts with thriving employees we provide a
competitive benefits program designed to ensure work/life balance.
Every moment matters. And this is your moment.
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