Registered Oncology Nurse Clinician

Save
You need to sign in or
create an account to save a job.

Registered Oncology Nurse Clinician

Role and Responsibilties:

  • Committed to continued education – maintain required oncology certifications CON(c)
  • Ability to work autonomously, remain focused during crisis and execute sound clinical judgment
  • Keep all personal health information confidential as required by standards of practice and legislation, including that which is documented or stored electronically.
  • Document interactions with patients according to the documentation practice standards using the CCO/COSTaRs guidelines.
  • To complete a virtual nursing health assessment to assist the patient's reported symptom/s and determine the urgency of health care needs and the appropriate course of action.
  • Maintain competency in areas such as critical thinking, the use of evidence-based information, expert teaching, counselling, communication, interpersonal skills and cultural sensitivity
  • Establish and maintain a therapeutic nurse-client relationship

Education and Experience:

  • Current Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in good standing in Ontario
  • Mandatory CON(C) certification
  • Minimum 5 years of working experience in oncology nursing
  • Excellent knowledge of symptom management for oncology patients
  • Excellent telephone communication skills
  • Excellent attendance record
  • Ability to adapt and learn electronic documentation system and other required technology associated with job activities