Registered Nurse (RN ST)

Location: WK Medical Center
Department: Nursing Service - NS-4 East
Classification: Full-Time
Shift: 7:00 PM-7:00 AM
Date Posted: 11/28/2018
Description:

Our 4 East 25 bed medical surgical unit specializes in Hematology and Oncology patients. The unit is capable of telemetry monitoring and nurses are required to be proficient with EKG tracings. Our EKG classes are offered free of charge to our employees in the Career Institute.  Numerous certifications and educational opportunities are available in the Career Institute.  Physicians routinely request that their patients be admitted to this unit. They appreciate the experience, compassion and teamwork shown by the professionals on this unit.  Experienced nurses with Oncology experience are preferred but new graduates are welcomed. New graduates are offered an eight week orientation with experienced preceptors. Experienced nurses are provided an orientation based on their experience and level of comfort. Chemotherapy certification is required and is available in a five day course offered at our Cancer Center.  The patient to Nurse ratio you can expect is 4:1 or 5:1 with support staff available for a strong continuity of care.

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