Lehigh Valley Health Network RN Oncology Phys Prac in Hazleton, Pennsylvania
Job Summary: The Registered Nurse (RN) provides care to designated patients within the Pennsylvania Registered Nurse Scope of Practice. Provides care coordination across the continuum. Participates in Network quality improvement initiatives. Demonstrates annual competence with clinical skills, clinical equipment, and electronic medical record system. Performs administrative functions as necessary.
Minimum Requirements: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN) certification is required within 2 years of date of hire.
Demonstrates initiative and is able to function independently as well as collaboratively. Demonstrates the ability to initiate, accept, and adapt to change. Demonstrates time management and organizational skills. Accepts and recognizes differences among people. Demonstrates strong communication skills. Excellent computer skills including EMR, word processing, and Excel.
Preferred Qualifications: Bachelors of Science degree in Nursing (BSN). Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN) at time of hire is desirable. One (1) year experience as an RN. Experience in a physician office practice setting desired. Active member of a professional nursing organization.
Licensure and Certifications: Current Pennsylvania Registered Nurse (RN) license. Current BLS (provided during LVPG Orientation). Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN) certification is required within 2 years of date of hire.