Oncology RN/LPN - LECOM Health

Oncology RN/LPN

Corry Memorial Hospital

Corry Memorial Hospital is seeking a part time Oncology RN/LPN.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

A. Knowledge of medications and their correct administration based on age of the patient and their clinical condition.

B. Performs venipuncture for starting IV therapy, regulating and discontinuing IV therapy.

C. Ability to perform a head to toe assessment on all patients and reassessments as per policy.

D. Ability to formulate a plan of care, revise plan as indicated by the patient’s response to treatment and evaluate over plan for effectiveness.

E. Formulates a teaching plan based upon identified learning needs and evaluates effectiveness of learning (family is included in teaching as appropriate.)

F. Administers IV medications according to policy.

G. Communicates appropriately and clearly to manager, co-workers and physicians.

H. Consults other departments as appropriate to provide for an interdisciplinary approach to the patient’s needs.

I. Coordinates and supervises patient care as necessary.

J. Demonstrates and ability to be flexible, organized and function under stressful situations.

K. Treats patients and their families with respect to dignity.

L. Interacts professionally with patient/family and involves patient/family in the formation of the plan of care.

M. Documentation meets current standards and policies.