The Pediatric Oncology Nurse I is the primary care coordinator of interdisciplinary patient care activities and is responsible for the management of patients throughout their continuum of care at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Responsible and accountable for high quality patient care through implementation and ownership of the nursing process including assessment of patient needs (physical, psychosocial, educational), design of a collaborative plan of care, implementation of the plan with appropriate delegation of tasks, coordination of team effort, and evaluation of patient progress towards outcomes. Acts as a patient/family advocate, she/he seeks opportunities to use excellent communication skills and coordinate patient care activities through relationship-building with other members of the health care team.
Monday – Friday 9:30 am – 6:00 pm, with rotating call.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required
RN required. BSN preferred
Two (2) years minimum experience required. BSN preferred.
Two (2) years of nursing experience required if no BSN
Critical Care experience preferred.
(LC: RN-TN) Must possess a current Tennessee State Board of Nursing license if primary residence is Tennessee or a Nurse Licensure non-Compact state
(LC: RN-ARK or RN-MISS) Must possess a current State Board of Nursing license in the state of primary residence if the state is a Nurse Licensure Compact state
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