Registered Nurse Oncology in Miami Beach, FL at Mount Sinai Medical Center of Florida, Inc.

Date Posted: 7/28/2020

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Job Description

Registered Nurse - Medical Oncology, FT Days

Up to $15,000 Sign-On Bonus for Experience Oncology Nurses!
As Mount Sinai grows, so does our legacy of caring

Located in the heart of Miami Beach, overlooking the breathtaking intracoastal waterway, Mount Sinai Medical Center is dedicated to providing exceptional health care to our diverse community enhanced through innovation, technology, teaching, and research.

Mount Sinai is South Florida's largest private independent not-for-profit hospital with 672 beds, and a tight-knit community of more than 4,000 employees and 500 volunteers

We provide world-class care:

  • The only hospital in Miami-Dade to be named one of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals by IBM Watson HealthT
  • A pioneer in innovative medical research in areas such as cardiology, cancer, memory disorders and pulmonary diseases
  • The BEST cardiac surgery survival rate in Florida
  • A new seven-story Surgical Tower with 154 all-private rooms and patient centered technology promotes an exceptional patient experience

Position Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates ability to interpret chemotherapy orders accurately (calculates BSA and ANC correctly).                                                                                                                  
  • Performs double-check of chemotherapy orders utilizing patient identifiers.                      
  • Demonstrates proficiency in the safe administration of chemotherapy and disposal of chemotherapy wastes and equipment as per ONS guidelines.                          
  • Completes nursing documents accurately and in a timely manner following Joint Commission standards.                                                                                                                              
  •  Provides patient education and documents appropriately using the approved documentation forms.                                                                                                                   
  •  Demonstrates the ability to identify signs and symptoms of oncologic emergencies and provide management appropriately and immediately.                                                               
  •  Assesses and reassesses patient complaint of pain and document findings.        
  •  Identify acute local and systemic reactions as a result of extravasation or anaphylaxis in association with specific chemotherapy drugs and appropriate interventions.     
  •  Administers medications and observes and documents effectiveness. Recognizes and reports adverse reactions immediately.                                                                                                                    

Minimum qualifications:

  • ASN required. BSN preferred.
  • Current/Valid Florida RN Licensure
  • BLS
  • ONS certification highly preferred.
  • Prior experience in oncology
  • Two years of Med Surg experience with desire to pursue oncology will be considered.

We offer:

  • An excellent. team focused work environment with opportunity for professional growth
  • Competitive salary with bonus potential
  • Savings plan with company match
  • A variety of health. dental and vision plans
  • On-site childcare. tuition reimbursement. and much more!