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RN- Short Stay Outpatient Unit- Safety Sensitive

at Conway Regional Heath System in Conway, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

The Short Stay Outpatient Unit (SSOU) is a fast paced environment where multidisciplinary services are provided for patients needing a vast variety of treatments. This unit’s normal hours of operation are Monday – Friday day shift, but coverage is also provided on weekend day shifts on an as needed basis. Treatments are provided to patients with a variety of needs and who are sent by physicians from numerous disciplines including but not limited to Primary Care, Hematology, Oncology, Rheumatology, Gastroenterology, and Obstetrics. The SSOU Registered Nurse (RN) will provide treatments to include but not limited to the administration of chemotherapies and biotherapies, blood products, ESAs, IV antibiotics, iron, and hydration. The SSOU RN routinely performs therapeutic phlebotomies, CVL care, and wound dressing changes. SSOU RNs are highly autonomous and work in a team nursing environment. All RNs are expected to become chemotherapy certified within a year of employment and to consider national certification if not already certified. The RN will utilize the nursing process in the provision of care and will practice within the scope of the Nurse Practice Act of the State of Arkansas and the policies, procedures and standards of the Health System. The RN will demonstrate a commitment to teamwork through effective collaboration efforts.

SAFETY SENSITIVE POSITION:

This position is a designated as “Safety Sensitive Position” under Act 593 of the State of Arkansas. An employee who is under the influence of Marijuana constitutes a threat to patients/customers which Conway Regional is responsible for in providing and supporting the delivery health care related services.

• Registered Nurse with current, active license to practice in Arkansas

BSN preferred

• If less than one year experience as a Registered Nurse, must obtain a BSN degree within 4 years of hire.

• Certification preferred

• Proof of high school or equivalent or higher education

• Basic keyboarding skills, preferred

ID: 2021-3854

Street: 2302 College Ave

Shift: Monday Through Friday Daytime with Occasional Weekends

Department Code: 1.6024 SSOU

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Job Posting: JC192553073

Posted On: Sep 17, 2021

Updated On: Oct 08, 2021