MD Anderson Cancer Center Clinical Nurse Leader- Medical Oncology Unit (G22) Day/Eve Shift in Houston, Texas
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." As a Magnet Recognized Hospital, we have a community of nearly 3,000 professional nurses who provide our patients with excellent oncology nursing care.
Salary Range: Min- $90,000 Mid- $112,500 Max- $135,000
Essential Job Functions-
Provides clinical leadership to the nursing and interdisciplinary team. Advocates for improvements in health care systems, policies, procedures, and the professional roles of nurses and other health care providers. Organizes and prioritizes work of patient care team. Assures continuity of care as patients transition across the continuum through appropriate discharge planning, patient education and coordination of services. Accountable for the management and provision of patient care in assigned area. Educates, coaches and assists team members to ensure optimum patient care and efficient use of resources. Collaborates with physicians, other services, patient and patient's family to plan care and evaluate outcomes.
Required: Master's degree in nursing with an emphasis on the Clinical Nurse Leader role.
Required: Two years clinical nurse experience in inpatient hospital setting.
Required: Current State of Texas Professional Nursing license (RN) and Clinical Nurse Leader Certification.
Preferred: Certification in Oncology or specialty practice area.
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