HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Supervisor of Oncology in Dallas, Texas

_Registered Nurse – RN – Supervisor – Oncology_

_Schedule: Full Time NIghts_

_Medical City Dallas__*

The Oncology RN Supervisor provides leadership for oncology department service staff ensuring the quality and integrity of care delivered. The Oncology RN Supervisor develops plan of care for service line based upon RN assessment/re-assessment. Is responsible for fiscal and human resource allocation based upon guidelines.

Perform direct patient care within the scope of the Registered Nurse Practice Act, with emphasis on nursing process/outcomes for the Oncology Service Line. Provider of Care:  Determine the predictable or unpredictable health status and health needs of patients (individual and family) through interpretation of health data and preventive practice in collaboration with patients and interdisciplinary health care team members.  Utilize a systematic approach to provide individualized, goal-directed nursing care.  Perform comprehensive nursing assessments regarding the health status of the patient  Formulate a nursing care plan based on determination of nursing diagnoses and identified problems  Implement nursing care within the RN’s scope of practice, including compliance with other laws that apply to the practice setting  Develop and implement teaching plans for patients concerning promotion, maintenance and restoration of health  Provide education, emotional support and age specific care to foster a partnership with the patient and significant others  Provide for the care of multiple patients (individual and family) either through direct care or assignment and/or delegation of care to other members of the healthcare team  Evaluate the patient’s (individual and family) responses and outcomes to therapeutic interventions  Use critical thinking approach to analyze clinical data and current literature as a basis for decision making in nursing practice. Coordinator of Care:  Make assignments to licensed staff (LVN, RN) and delegate to unlicensed staff in compliance with current BNE rules in a structured health setting for patients with predictable, as well as unpredictable, health needs. Member of a Profession:  Assume accountability and responsibility for the quality, continuity, and coordination of nursing care across the care settings  Act as patient advocate to implement and direct care to ensure patient safety in the clinical practice environment  Integrate the management of information and effective communication skills in daily practice  Serve as a healthcare advocate in monitoring and promoting quality healthcare and services for the patients served  Participate in activities and act as a leader in promoting best practices, department specific initiatives and process improvement  Build on the ANA Standards of Care and Standards of Professional Practice 2 The Supervisor will assist the manager in planning, organization, direction, and coordination of the clinical and management activities of Oncology Service line  Payroll, productivity reports, employee counseling, interviewing,  Appraisal, personnel files, occurrence reports/investigations and special initiatives.  Coach to staff in Neuroscience; serve in charge position/team leader assigned.  Supervise and facilitate the provision of safe and therapeutic patient care.  Manage human resources, employee files  Assist as the clinical resource for department specific medical devices, equipment and complex patient care activities  Support staffing assignments and be available to assist  Support the mission, vision and values of the organization  Other duties as assigned

Graduate of an accredited school of Professional Nursing.  If hired after 6/1/12, BSN required within 24 months of hire into RN position.  Minimum of 1-year experience in acute care hospital within the last three years, required  Experience in Oncology, is preferred LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED:  Current RN license in the State of Texas or compact license  Current American Heart Association BLS provider

Title: Supervisor of Oncology

Location: Texas-Dallas-Medical City - Dallas

Requisition ID: 01505-84239