Friday , November 24 2023

Grand River Hospital Careers – Oncology Clinic Nurse

Website Grand River Hospital

Job Summary

Grand River Hospital currently has a vacancy for those looking to work as a Grand River Hospital Careers – Oncology Clinic Nurse for Full Time at their offices in Kitchener, ON, Canada. Applicants should be sure to read the job outline attentively if they intend to apply.

Job Title: Grand River Hospital Careers – Oncology Clinic Nurse
Company Name: Grand River Hospital
Job Location: Kitchener, ON, Canada
Job Type: Full Time
Job Category: Grand River Hospital
Job Link Expiry: 2023-12-30
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Job Details:

Job Description:

The Oncology Clinic Nurse, as a member of the interdisciplinary team, participates collaboratively in the assessment, development and implementation of the plan of care for patients. As the key contact person and navigator for patients, she/he supports the patient throughout their cancer journey, facilitating referrals and linkages when they need them both within the cancer center, GRH and the patient’s home community. The Clinic Nurse participates in the development, implementation and ongoing evaluation of the activities within the Outpatient Oncology program and participates and/or supports both education and research activities. He/She also provides telephone assessment and consultation to patients. Contributes to ensuring there is a safe environment for patients, staff and visitors.’

Job Requirements:

  • Working with a variety of computer systems and software applications
  • deSouza Nurse Navigation recommended
  • deSouza Foundations of Oncology Nursing Practice or equivalent oncology certification required
  • Therapeutic communication techniques
  • Oncologic disease processes
  • Principles of adult learning
  • Canadian Nurses Association certification as a Certified Oncology Nurse (CONC) or commitment to complete CONC in a timely manner
  • Participation in education and clinical training programs
  • Ability to work independently as well as within an interdisciplinary team
  • Critical thinking and problem solving
  • Principles of continuous quality improvement
  • Empathy with patients and family members
  • Registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of:
  • Good attendance record
  • Patient assessment
  • Case coordination within the Cancer Centre, GRH and community agencies
  • Needs of the oncology patient population and patient focused care

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience in telephone nursing support
  • Demonstrated experience in working within an inter-disciplinary team
  • Three to five years recent experience in Oncology nursing

Job Details:

Company: Grand River Hospital

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Kitchener, ON, Canada

Application Deadline: N/A

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