Ministry Health Care Registered Nurse - Oncology/Medical/Observation in Marshfield, Wisconsin

Title: Registered Nurse - Oncology/Medical/Observation Location: WI-Marshfield-St Joseph%27s - 611 St Joseph Avenue Job Number: R-1406112

Ministry Saint Joseph’s Hospital and the Marshfield Clinic work together to provide care on the Marshfield campus. Working collaboratively to manage open positions , t he hiring organization for this position is the Marshfield Clinic Health System. Thank you for your interest.

To apply, please click on this link to be re-directed to the Marshfield Clinic site and application process. Registered Nurse Oncology/Medical/Observation Unit Ministry Saint Joseph's Hospital, Marshfield, WI The Hematology/Oncology/Medical/Observation unit provides 24-hour nursing care to patients with solid tumors and hematologic malignancies. Nursing care is also provided to General Medical patients admitted by the Medical Teaching, General Internal Medicine, and Hospitalist services.

Some of the most frequent patient populations specific to unit include acute leukemia, lymphoma, lung cancer, colorectal cancer, GI bleed, and sepsis. Some less frequent patient populations include human progenitor cell transplant, non-malignant pain, or pathological fractures.

The Registered Nurse, working in collaboration with the primary physician, provides coordination of the patient plan of care and the patient care team. The Registered Nurse works with the patient/family/significant other(s) and interdisciplinary team members to develop an individualized plan of care to include educational and discharge planning interventions. Together with interdisciplinary team members, the Registered Nurse evaluates the plan of care and addresses unmet outcomes for further intervention or consultation. The Registered Nurse utilizes the nursing process to deliver care for specified patients in accordance with Saint Joseph's Hospital's Mission, Policies and Procedures and Standards of Practice and Care, and the American Nurses Association (ANA) Standards of Clinical Nursing Practice and the ANA Code of Ethics for Nurses.

Essential Functions

Conducts initial and ongoing age-appropriate assessments for assigned patients. Analyzes and diagnoses alterations in findings with patient's clinical presentation. Consistently evaluates progress toward outcomes and revises outcomes and interventions. Provides age-appropriate nursing care to patients in accordance with standards of Clinical Nursing Practice. Continuously educates patient/family to support progression on the plan of care and post-discharge self-care abilities using materials and methods appropriate for age and development. Applies safety measures appropriate for the patient's age and development. Consistently demonstrates accurate and complete documentation. Utilizes computer applications and medical complex information systems. Consistently prioritizes patient care assignments based on changes in patient's condition and unanticipated interruptions while delegating care in order to achieve optimal, safe and cost effective patient and organizational outcomes. Facilitates interdisciplinary communication to optimize team functioning and enhance team efficiency and effectiveness. Provides leadership to coordinate formal and informal patient care conferences.

This position will be 36 hours per week on a variable schedule, including every other weekend and holiday. This full-time opportunity is eligible for Ministry Health Care's complete benefits package.

When filling out the application, please make sure to attach a resume. Qualifications: Graduation from a National League for Nursing (NLN) approved school of nursing Associate Degree, Diploma or Bachelor's Degree in nursing is required Work experience in an acute care setting is preferred, but not required. Current license or eligibility to become licensed to practice as a RN in the State of Wisconsin is required New Graduates: Two clinical evals and a copy of your transcripts will be preferred if you interview for this position. Job: Staff Registered Nurses