🌎
This job posting isn't available in all website languages

(While navigating through the site, please be sure to disable your pop-up blocker.)


📁
Nursing
💼
Endoscopy Center 600890
📅
129636 Requisition #
Sign Up for Job Alerts

 

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is ranked the nation’s top hospital for cancer care by U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Hospitals.”  MD Anderson’s mission is to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation and the world through exceptional programs that integrate patient care, research and prevention. Our mission also includes education for undergraduate and graduate students, trainees, professionals, employees and the public.

 

Oncology nursing excellence is a central pillar in MD Anderson’s worldwide reputation for cancer care. As a Magnet Recognized hospital, we provide our patients with excellent oncology nursing care. Our values are caring, integrity and discovery. 

 

KEY FUNCTIONS - Endoscopy Clinical Nurse  

Utilizes the nursing process and nursing standards to anticipate, prevent and manage actual/potential patient problem in the Endoscopy setting.
Identifies and participates in problem identification and resolution for patients, families and team.
Serves as a patient advocate.

Communicate regularly and effectively with MD, Endoscopy Technologists, PSC and leadership members.

Participate in activities to increase and improve knowledge, nursing and Endoscopy skills.

Mentors technical, new and clerical staff. 

Carries out charge nurse responsibilities in the absence of Assistant Nurse Manager. 

Documents according to MDACC and JCAHO standards. 

Reconciles allergy and mediation list as per policy > 95% of time. 

Collaborates/Leads unit process improvement projects, and works with staff, to define problem and develop a plan. 

Demonstrates competency of endoscopy procedures. 

Performs procedures in a safe, efficient and cost effective manner. 

Complete documentation requirements accurately and timely. 

Identify and communicate problems to Assistant Nurse Manager, PC Nurse Manager and Clinical Administrative Director. 

Complies with all policies. 

 

 

 

EDUCATION

Required:

Graduation from an accredited school of professional nursing. 

 

EXPERIENCE

Required:

One year of relevant clinical nursing experience. 

Preferred:

Minimum of two years RN experience in an acute care setting.

Prior Endoscopy experience. 

 

LICENSURE / CERTIFICATION

Required:

Current State of Texas Professional Nursing license (RN). 

Basic Life Support (BLS) or Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification.

Preferred:

American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS), ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) or PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support) certification as required by patient care area.  

 

 

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html

 

My Submissions

Track your opportunities.

My Submissions
Please try again.

Oops!

Either there was a problem on our end with the action you just performed, or we are currently having technical difficulties with our system. Please try again later.