HCA, Hospital Corporation of America RN Registered Nurse Oncology Nights 10K Sign on Bonus in Salem VA, Virginia

/ *Sign on bonus does not apply to current HCA employees / / *Must have 2 years of experience to qualify for the sign on bonus /

For more than a century, LewisGale Medical Center has delivered the highest quality healthcare to residents of Southwest Virginia from our location in the Salem/Roanoke metro area. As the largest facility in LewisGale Regional Health System, we provide the full scope of healthcare services you expect to find at a regional referral center. We specialize in heart and vascular care—including the latest advanced technology available through our designated Heart Center—as well as orthopedics and spine care, services for mental and behavioral health and cancer care.

The Registered Nurse (RN) 6W Oncology - will perform care under the direction of the unit Nursing Leadership Team and the Director. The Registered Nurse provides therapeutic and administrative services necessary for the care of the patient, in support of HCA ethical principles and values. The RN is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing, evaluating, and documenting all aspects of patient care. The Registered Nurse delegates appropriate tasks to unlicensed personnel and provides required supervision. The RN works closely with all health care providers to facilitate and coordinate efficient, effective, and quality healthcare. The Registered Nurse communicates effectively and maintains therapeutic relationships with patients, families, physicians, and staff. The RN evaluates patient’s signs and symptoms; and records and reports results. The Registered Nurse sets priorities and modifies patient care in response to changing conditions by utilizing problem solving skills and exhibiting good judgment. The RN collaborates with physicians regarding patient progress towards the outcome attainment. The Registered Nurse assists physician during treatment/examination of patient and processes orders. The RN makes appropriate and timely notification to physicians on patient condition changes. The Registered Nurse is expected to attend Unit Meetings as directed by the Nurse Manager and participate in continuing education programs to maintain competence and gain additional skills.

Licensure/Certification :

  • Registered Nurse License issued by the Department of Health Professions, Commonwealth of Virginia

  • Registered Nurse with “multi-state privilege" granted to them by virtue of holding a license in one of the states participating in the Nurse Licensure Compact Agreement and who has not established permanent residency in Virginia.

  • American Heart Association BLS, Basic Life Support Certification

    Education :

  • Graduate of a nursing program

  • For Full-time and Part-time Registered Nurses hired on or after July 1, 2012: BSN or enrollment in BSN program required within first two years of employment and completion of BSN within five years of employment.

    Preferred Experience:

  • Previous RN experience preferred

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: RN Registered Nurse Oncology Nights 10K Sign on Bonus

Location: Virginia-Salem VA-Lewis-Gale Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00005-18148