Registered Nurse, Inpatient Oncology


JERSEY SHORE UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER Neptune Requisition # 2020-79940 ShiftNight StatusPer Diem Weekend WorkWeekends as Needed HolidaysAs Needed On CallNo On-Call Required Shift Hours7:00 p.m. - 7:30 a.m. Address1945 State Route 33, Neptune, 07753

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Overview

How have you impacted someone’s life today? At Hackensack MeridianHealthour healthcare teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day.  From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career all within New Jersey’s premier healthcare system.

Recently the Commission on Cancer (CoC) granted Jersey Shore University Medical Center with it's Outstanding Achievement Award (OAA), which recognizes our commitment and excellence to providing quality care to our cancer patients.

Brennan 6 is an oncology unit where patients receive chemotherapy, post-op surgical care, and palliative and hospice care. 

Responsibilities

A day in the life of a Registered Nurse at Hackensack Meridian includes:

  • Delivery of nursing practices according to the most up-to-date evidence-based research, nursing policies, and standards of care, to provide and ensure safe and excellent delivery of individualized patient care.
  • Ongoing communication with patients, nursing colleagues and other members of the health care team regarding patient’s status, rendered care and treatment plans.
  • Medication administration utilizing the newest advancements in bar-scanning and documentation technologies designed to ensure the safest delivery of medications to our patients.
  • Ongoing Point-of-Care electronic documentation of each individual patient’s assessments, plan-of-care, interventions and evaluation of rendered care.
  • Patient and family centered education aimed at optimizing health, wellness and disease management.
  • Multi-disciplinary discharging of patients to ensure safe transitioning and continuum of care.

Qualifications

  • Current and valid RN license in the State of New Jersey is required
  • BLS/CPR certification by American Heart Association is required
  • One (1) or more years of med/surg or oncology nursing experience is required 
  • Oncology nursing experience is preferred
  • Must be willing to attend classroom and clinical training in order to become chemotherapy competent within six (6) months of hire
  • Chemotherapy/Biotherapy course is preferred
  • OCN is preferred
  • BSN is preferred
  • The ability to learn quickly and adapt to changing patient needs, a strong sense of accountability for improving the lives of our patients and their caregivers, an exceptional focus on teamwork, dedication to ongoing education and the ability and passion to deliver the highest quality of care and service based on a strong sense of patient focus are all required.

If you feel that the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!

Our Network

As a courtesy to assist you in your job search, we would like to send your resume to other areas of our Hackensack Meridian Health network who may have current openings that fit your skills and experience.