Registered Nurse - Ambulatory Infusion Services - PRN
Company: Harris Regional Hospital
Posted on: September 22, 2023
The Ambulatory Infusion Therapy Services RN holds shift
accountability to provide direct care to the patients by
utilization of the nursing process in accordance with the
established policies and procedures of Harris Regional
Hospital/Swain Community Hospital. Abides by the standards of care
set by state board of nursing, state nurse practice act, and other
governing agency regulations. Maintains clinical competencies
through continuing education. Delegates patient care priorities
commensurate with the education and experience of other staff.
The Registered Nurse renders skilled nursing care to patients in an
Out-patient setting according to approved departmental policies.
The Ambulatory Infusion Therapy Registered Nurse is charged with
performance of ordered procedures, interpretation of
data/observations and documenting services rendered. The Infusion
Therapy Registered Nurse must be able to demonstrate the knowledge
and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the
patients served. The Infusion Therapy Registered Nurse must
demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development
over the life span and possess the ability to assess data
reflective of the patient's status and interpret the appropriate
information needed to identify each patient's requirements relative
to his or her age-specific needs, and to provide the care needed as
described in the department's policies and procedures. In times of
staff shortage or patient load, the Infusion Therapy Registered
Nurse may be called upon to assist with evening Infusion
Promotes and restores patients' health by completing the nursing
process. Collaborates with physicians and multidisciplinary team
members. Provides physical and psychological support to patients,
friends, and families. Supervises assigned team members. Assists
with orienting new employees and students as required.
1. Must fulfill the education requirements of the Registered Nurse
and hold an unencumbered/current North Carolina license as a
2. Infusion Administration, PICC/Midline/Extended Dwell Training
3. At least two years experience as a Registered Nurse is required.
Previous experience in infusion or chemotherapy or preferred.
4. Excellent communication skills required.
5. Current American Heart Association (AHA) BLS certification.
6. Current AHA ACLS certification within 1 year of hire and
7. Current AHA PALS certification within 1 year of hire and
Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking
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