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Oncology Nurses provide care to cancer patients, as well as those who are at risk of getting the disease, by monitoring patients' conditions, prescribing medications to them, and administering chemotherapy and other treatments. Tasks highlighted on example resumes of Oncology Nurses include scheduling patients for their chemotherapy, monitoring and managing side effects from chemotherapy and biotherapy, and providing side effects management education to patients and their family members. Aspiring applicants can show a three-year diploma course or two-year associate degree on their resumes, though a four-year degree is recommended.

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1

Oncology Nurse

Split position with 50% radiation therapy and 50% Cancer program coordinator

  • Primary Nurse in the Radiation Therapy Department
  • Educated patients, families about their radiation treatments, skin care, symptom management, and pain management
  • Developed nursing policies and procedures for new Radiation Therapy Nurse position
  • At the forefront of groundbreaking Cancer Treatment Center creation
  • Coordinated support groups, community education and screening programs
  • Oversaw ACoS Cancer Program 1999 survey and maintained standards as required
  • Mentored and supervised part time staff
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BSN
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
2

Oncology Nurse

RN Leader for 7 years, with responsibility for managing [company name] / Oncology Unit

  • Calculated doses of chemotherapy, mixed and administered all drug according to protocols
  • Started and maintained peripheral IV's, Implanted Ports, PICC lines
  • Provided formal education to all new patients receiving chemotherapy, both IV and Oral
  • Participated in research protocols
  • Oriented, precepted and mentored new nurses
  • Clinic RN, assisting physicians with procedures and bone marrow biopsies
  • Championed and started the Oral Chemotherapy Program, monitored patients while taking oral chemotherapy with adherence and side effects, which is going department wide at Henry Ford Medical Systems
  • Chemotherapy Oversight Committee member
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
C
Rapid Interpretation Of Ekg
AS
Associate of Science
Business Management
3

Oncology Nurse

Provided compassionate care to oncology patients and families suffering from symptoms of cancer and treatments or preparing for end of life.

  • Worked in the Oncology Department as well as the Medical-Surgical units.
  • Prioritized and adjusted daily tasks in a high-volume medical setting by performing daily patient assessments.
  • Administered biotherapy, chemotherapy, blood products and other drugs and monitored patient reactions.
  • Educated nursing students on best practices of patient care.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Nursing
AA
Associate of Arts
BSN
Nursing
4

Oncology Nurse

Educated patients about treatment options, procedures and particularities of the disease

  • Administered chemotherapy, implemented new methods of symptom treatment and monitored patient progress
  • Created a supportive environment for patients and family members
  • Conducted and interpreted the diagnostic test after consulting with the physician
  • Performed checkups and make referrals to specialist and community resources.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Nursing
5

Oncology Nurse Practitioner

Collaborated with physicians to develop patient treatment pla n and to manage side effects of treatments

  • Provided direct patient care during clinic visits prior to chemotherapy treatments and as follow up including history, physical examination, assessment & treatment
  • Educated patient and family members about disease and treatment plan during chemotherapy
  • Recruited and managed patients on clinical research trials through the University of Hawaii
  • Assisted in the staff orientation, education, development & superv ision
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
BA
Sociology
MS
Master of Science
6

Pediatric Oncology Nurse

Coordinated the oncology patients' and secure detailed history from patient and families

  • Explained treatment option/plans to the families of cancer patients
  • Administered chemotherapy
  • Evaluated the physical and psychological needs of pediatric cancer patients
  • Facilitated patient care and assisted families with issues arising from treatment
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Nursing
MA
Master of Arts
MA
Master of Arts
7

Clinical Oncology Nurse/team Leader

Assisted Clinical Nurse Manager with daily operations of medical oncology unit, by monitoring patient flow and delegating staff assignments

  • Oversaw and managed safe clinical staff ratios in patient care activities while maintaining a high level of staff moral and professionalism
  • Effectively counseled and educated patients on health maintenance and disease management; instructed patients and family members on proper discharge care
  • Collaborated effectively with an interdisciplinary team of healthcare professionals on patient care
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
BS
Bachelor of Science
MS
Master of Science
8

Oncology Nurse Navigator

Link between patient and other healthcare providers.

  • Assessed needs of cancer patients to improve outcomes; and make referrals as necessary.
  • Educated cancer patients about their disease, treatment modalities, side effect and symptom management; and research/clinical trials options.
  • Assisted with cancer treatment planning, scheduling of treatments, and follow up appointments.
  • Participated in multidisciplinary conferences/tumor board, consultations, and survivorship care.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Bachelor of Science
9

Oncology Nurse Clinician II

Administered chemotherapy following guidelines established in hospital policies and procedures.

  • Provided appropriate specialized care for bone marrow transplant patients.
  • Maintained close working relationships with Attending Physicians while also acting as a liaison between patient and their physician.
  • Developed and maintained a positive therapeutic relationship with patients and their families.
  • Provided necessary teaching to patients to enable an understanding and promote questions.
  • Ensured safe and quality care for all patients.
  • Cooperated with appropriate staff members to facilitate a smooth discharge from hospital and a safe return to previous living situation.
  • Properly delegated appropriate tasks to other personnel while also reviewing task performances.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Applied Science, Nursing
10

Oncology Nurse

Monitored chemotherapy administration and provided assessments for doctor

  • Maintained surgical and oncology care as patients needed
  • Managed an average of 10-12 employees
  • Specialized in working with end stage oncology patients and families
  • Provided support and empathy for patients and family
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Completion Of Internship
Education

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