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Registered Nurse (RN) Hematology/Oncology - Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis, IN 46204
  • Job Code
    875398
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There's an energy and excitement here, a shared mission to improve the lives of others as well as our own. Nursing here isn't for everybody. Instead of seeing a handful of patients each day, your work may affect millions for years to come. Ready for a new path? Start doing your life's best work.(sm)

American Health Network's Hematology/Oncology RN's focus on providing care and treatment to patients with cancer. They care for critically or chronically ill cancer patients by administering treatment and providing information and support. Oncology nurses work with physicians as a part of interdisciplinary teams to care for cancer patients in AHN's outpatient clinics.


American Health Network's outpatient Hematology/Oncology clinics operate Monday - Friday, 8am-5pm.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide direct nursing care for hematology/oncology patients, including appropriate supportive care and administration of chemotherapy, blood components, fluid and electrolyte replacements, and other oncology treatments as prescribed
  • Perform nursing assessments and triage of patient care needs for new and ongoing patients
  • Collaborate with physicians and interdisciplinary staff to provide support and guidance throughout the treatment process
  • Evaluate and record treatment results
  • Provides education and support to patients and family members with a focus on physical, mental and emotional status, as well as nutrition, pain, and family involvement
  • Help patients, and their families, understand the disease, the treatment plan, and any possible side effects, and help to translate complex medical terminology to the patient and answer questions
  • Advise patients on disease prevention and personal care

You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

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Posted: 2020-06-08 Expires: 2020-07-08

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