Our team of Registered Nurses works with a multidisciplinary team of professionals dedicated to addressing individual patient needs and optimizing patient outcome. They are providers of compassionate, evidence-based nursing care to Oncology patients and families living with cancer in a healing and innovative environment. The Practice operates from Monday through Friday and 9:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m. We are seeking Registered Nurses interested in full-time or per diem work assignments.
The successful candidate will be:
Action-oriented and eager to embrace new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
A good decision-maker, with proven success in making timely decisions that maintain high standards of nursing care within the organization.
Adept with chemotherapy administration, perform patient assessment and provide symptom management and patient and family education.
Responsible for providing appropriate interventions, patient and family education, telephone triage, discharge instructions, and coordination of interdisciplinary services for each patient visit.
Resourceful, and engages in self-development and utilizes resources to meet individual learning need and promote professional development in clinical practice.
Computer savvy and maintain accurate patient records in OncoEMR
Other key competencies include the following:
Ability to solve problems and apply critical thinking skills
Provide supportive care and advice to adult cancer patients
Excellent interpersonal skills and basic computer skills
Ability to work and thrive in a demanding, fast-paced work environment.
To qualify, you must have:
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Will also accept Associates Degree in Nursing)
Current NYS RN license
BCLS certification and ACLS is a plus.
Prefer 2 years of Oncology Nursing experience in an outpatient or inpatient settings.
You are required to have Chemotherapy and Biotherapy Certification and preferably be OCN Certified.
Queens Medical Associates, P.C. (QMA), a well-established free-standing cancer care facility specializing in the care of adult patients with Hematology and Oncology diseases. We are currently the largest free-standing Hematology and Oncology group practice in the borough of Queens. Our physicians and clinical staff bring decades of experience to our patients providing exceptional care and treatment.