Clinical Nurse Infusion- Radiation Oncology Interventional Unit
Hours: Part-time 2 Days x 10 hours flexed Monday Friday ( 7 AM-10 PM )
Providers of compassionate, evidence-based nursing care to Oncology patients and families living with cancer in a healing and innovative environment
Nursing at MSK
Action-oriented and eager to embrace new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that maintains high standards of nursing care within the organization.
Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged, using both formal and informal development.
Approachable and comfortable with diverse groups of people and able to make others comfortable with you.
An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding.
Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric care.
Assess Oncology patients receiving Radiation therapy and associated toxicities in both the inpatient and ambulatory setting.
Administer IV hydration, electrolyte replacement, and medication administration.
Perform skin Care, mouth sprays, and voiding trials.
Care for and administer contrast to patients receiving PET/CT and MRI procedures.
Insert IVs and place foley Catheter.
Perform patient assessment and offer patient education and symptom management
New York State RN license and BSN
1.5 years of related medical/surgical experience required
1.5 -2 years of oncology experience highly preferred
Oncology patientmanagement strongly preferred
Patient education skills
Internal Number: 2019-32533
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.