Registered Nurse (RN), Monoclonal Antibodies Clinic, Per Diem

Location: Winchester, MA
Job ID: 173295-1A
Date Posted: Jan 13, 2022
Category: Nursing

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Winchester Hospital, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Winchester Hospital was the first hospital in Massachusetts to earn Magnet recognition, the American Nurses Association’s highest honor for nursing excellence, three times. It has since received the recognition a fourth time. As the northwest suburban Boston area’s leading provider of comprehensive health care services, the 229-bed facility provides care in general, bariatric and vascular surgery, orthopedics, pediatrics, cardiology, pulmonary medicine, oncology, gastroenterology, rehabilitation, radiation oncology, pain management, obstetrics/gynecology and a Level IIB Special Care Nursery.

 

About the Job

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

 

  • Graduate of a state approved and/or accredited RN program required
  • BSN or obtain BSN within 5 years of hire required
    Note: RNs that were hired prior to 10/1/13 that do not have a BSN are grandfathered.
  • BSN upon hire preferred
  • At least one year of medical/surgical experience preferred. 
  • Experience on an I.V. Therapy Team preferred.
  • Basic computer knowledge.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills required.
     
    LICENSE, CERTIFICATION REQUIRED:  Massachusetts Registered Nurse License
     
    LIFE SUPPORT CERTIFICATION REQUIRED: Basic Life Support
     
    JOB FUNCTIONS
    Utilizes the nursing process to provide patient care:
  • Assesses the patient using methods such as observation, interview, and review of clinical data.
  • Develops individualized plan of care including discharge plan based on assessment and in conjunction with physician orders to achieve desired outcomes.  Evaluates and changes care plan as appropriate.
  • Implements plan of care.
  • Directs licensed and unlicensed personnel to implement plan of care.
  • Utilizes the results of evidence-based research to improve clinical outcomes.
     
    Administers medications and performs treatments as ordered.
     
  • Provides patient/family education to affect desired clinical outcomes.
  • Makes daily rounds on all I.V. Therapy patients independently.
  • Reports pertinent patient assessment data, plan of care and response to all appropriate members of the health care team.
  • Documents nursing process and other pertinent patient/family information completely and accurately.
  • Communicates with other health care team members to resolve operational problems, patient satisfaction and clinical initiatives.
  • Completes competency for charge nurse role at the direction/discretion of the nurse manager.
  • Completes competencies for unit specific responsibilities.

Shift

Shift: Day Shift; As needed by the department

Days of operation: Monday - Friday

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve.  Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health.  Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.