Staff Position

Registered Nurse (RN) - Oncology
HH MedStar Health Inc
Washington, DC

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Registered Nurse Oncology Unit (Georgetown)

About MedStar Georgetown University Hospital's Specialty Oncology Units: * 3 Bles Adult Medicine and Oncology Unit * 2 Bles Adult Hematology/Oncology/Blood and Marrow Transplant Unit * Chemotherapy Infusion Center * Radiation Oncology and Proton Beam Therapy Benefits: Competitive salaries plus differentials 20 Days of Paid Time Off per year plus personal time/holidays Education/Tuition assistance Relocation reimbursement Generous Total Rewards Benefits Package Matched Retirement Savings Plan Specialized training opportunities with one-on-one preceptorship Nationally renowned Nursing Wellbeing Program Position Summary Professional care provider who assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates the nursing care of patients from admission through discharge. In collaboration with the patient and family, provides theory-based professional nursing care and coordinates care delivery with various members of the interdisciplinary team. Minimum Qualifications Education: Bachelor of Science in Nursing from an accredited nursing program preferred. Associates degree from an accredited School of nursing required. BSN enrollment required within 6 months of start date and completion within 3 years. Experience: 1 year of RN experience required. License/Certifications: DC Registered Nurse License required; CPR (Cardiac Pulmonary Resuscitation) required. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Basic math skills. Verbal and written communication skills. Basic computer skills required. Primary Duties and Responsibilities * Contributes to the achievement of established department goals and objectives and adheres to department policies, procedures, quality standards, safety standards, and MedStar SPIRIT Values. Complies with governmental and accreditation regulations. * Collects and analyzes significant patient's information that pertains to physical, psychological, socio-cultural, economic, spiritual, and life-style behaviors and efficiently leveraging available technology. * Functions autonomously providing relationship-based care that promotes continuous, consistent, efficient and accountable delivery of nursing care using the nursing process with a favorable focus on patient experience. * Identifies current and potential complex problems of specific patient populations, critically analyzes trends and changes in patient status, and plans appropriate interventions. * Incorporates evidence-based practice and research into patient care delivery, with a focus on quality and safety. * Serves as a patient advocate by independently communicating clinical concerns, including ethical decisions, in a timely manner to other members of the interdisciplinary team. * Identifies patient and family needs prior to discharge. Initiates and monitors discharge planning activities in collaboration with other members of the interdisciplinary team. * Independently identifies resources and strategies to enhance professional growth and development and commits to lifelong learning. This position has a hiring range of $38.00 - $63.30


Average District of Columbia Staff Position Pay


The average salary for a Oncology is 13% lower than the US average of $45.

Estimate based on Bureau of Labor Statistics data.