Roswell Park offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Description of Duties:
The Advanced Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist functions as the expert Oncology clinician, educator, and consultant. The Advanced Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist participates in evidence-based practice and research, monitors the clinical care of patients and provides clinical support to improve patient care and patient outcomes, in collaboration with the medical staff and nursing staff, acts as a role model, patient advocate, change agent, leader and cost-effective practitioner, and assesses, plans and evaluates the nursing process using a high level of expertise and independence. They also evaluate effectiveness of clinical care provided to patients and consults with and/or leads members of the disciplinary teams to assess, plan, implement and evaluate health services.
Applicants must have a License to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of New York, Oncology Certification and Current Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification. They must also have a Master’s degree in Nursing and the equivalent of two years of full-time direct clinical nursing care within the past five years in an oncology setting. The preferred candidate will have Advanced Oncology Certification (AOCN, AOCNS, AOCNP) and previous critical care experience.
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