Location: Lee Health
Department: Oncology Outpatient
2776 Cleveland Ave
Shift: Shift 1
7:00:00 AM to 6:00:00 PM
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Work Type: Full Time
Delivers individualized quality nursing care to Lee Health cancer patients and families based on established clinical nursing practice standards subscribed to by American Nursing Association and in accordance with the Florida Nurse Practice Act and the Oncology Nursing Society. Responsible for the safe delivery and documentation of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, diagnosing, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Possesses a spirit of excellence, clinical competence and dependability. Collaborates with a multidisciplinary team to provide direct patient care and administer chemotherapy, biotherapy, immunotherapy and supportive therapy treatments. Documents concise, accurate, and timely according to nursing standards and policies and procedures. Provides a holistic approach of care to meet the needs of the patient which includes not only physical, but emotional and spiritual support. Embodies the mission and vision of Lee Health and The Regional Cancer Center.
Communication and interpersonal skills, basic computer skills, and customer service skills required. Certification in specialty area preferred. Accepts flexible schedule to meet unit needs. For Oncology department, should be compassionate, emotionally strong and an excellent communicator.