RN III AMBULATORY CLINIC
Job posting number: #7195210 (Ref:hlj_50715)
Posted: November 20, 2023
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Moffitt Cancer Center's Genitourinary Oncology Program is a world-class destination for patients with cancers of the urinary tract and male genital organs. We are a high-paced, high-volume, National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center with concentrated programs for even the rarest malignancies, and many of our physicians are fellowship-trained in urologic sub-specialties. As a result, we are a trusted partner of physicians across the nation in need to refer their patients to an advanced program for genitourinary cancer diagnosis or treatment.
Our Genitourinary Oncology Clinic accommodates 70-100 patients daily who have been diagnosed with or require diagnostic testing for any of the following cancers:
•Renal cell cancer
•Urethral, urachal, ureteral or urothelial cancer
We are currently looking for a Registered Nurse to join our team.
- The Registered Nurse will provide support to up to 6 Physicians on some clinic days and up to 5 Nurse practitioners on other clinic days.
- On occasion, the Registered Nurse may be scheduled to work at our location near International Plaza.
- The Registered Nurse delivers individualized quality nursing care to cancer patients and families in accordance with established hospital guidelines, nursing professional practice model, nursing care standards and policies and in accordance with ANA code of ethics and external regulatory agencies.
- Registered Nurses embody the vision, mission, and philosophy of Moffitt Nursing and are committed to and accountable for personalized patient and family centered care and the concepts of Duffy's quality caring model/caring factors. These frameworks of care include: collaboration and mutual problem solving, dignity and human respect, encouraging manner, attentive reassurance, appreciation of unique meaning, healing environment, basic human needs, information sharing, caring for self, and affiliation needs.
- Registered Nurses use the nursing process to effectively plan and manage quality patient care. Biophysical, psychosocial, environmental, self-care, educational and discharge planning needs are addressed in all steps of the nursing process. This is demonstrated in base-line and comparative documentation, entered in a timely manner, and with evidence of age-appropriate consideration when care is planned, delivered, and evaluated.
The Ideal Candidate
- The ideal candidate will have the following experience:
- Educating patients on all pre-op and post-op GU Surgical and Medical Oncology procedures
- Phone triaging from time to time as part of his or her shift, sometimes the entire shift
- Supporting 2 Medical Oncologists, 4-5 Surgeons, and 5 Nurse Practitioners on different clinic days
- Performing cystoscopies, Foley catheter insertions, ostomy care, staple removal, wound care, bladder scanning and rectal swabs.
Credentials and Qualifications:
- ASN from an ACEN or CCNE accredited institution with 1 year of relevant experience
- FL RN License
- BLS Certification
Mission To create a Moﬃtt culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion as we strive to contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer. Vision To advance and accelerate a culture of access, equity, and inclusion. Diversity is a priority at Moffitt and is meant "to promote a culture of diversity and inclusion as we contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer." The Enterprise Equity Department focuses its efforts on eliminating those obstacles to an individual’s ability to exist within their personal comfort zone at the cancer center. Everyone is important to meeting this priority. Addressing and responding to diversity and inclusion fosters an environment where mutual respect for diverse cultures, communication styles, languages, customs, beliefs, values, traditions, experiences and other ways in which we identify ourselves, is the expectation.