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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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Oncology Nurse

  • Advocating for patient/family rights in a multidisciplinary healthcare team setting.
  • Responsible for day to day treatment plans of 5-6 patients per day in a 30 bed adult unit
  • Pre-medicated and prepared patient for chemotherapy agents, educating the patients in medication infusion, signs and symptoms, side effects and reactions.
  • Performed sterile dressing changes: triple lumen catheters, Infuse Ports, and Hickman catheters.
  • Routine medication management and patient assessment and charting via MedConnect II
  • Provide patient education
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Nursing
AS
Science
22

Oncology Nurse

Chemotherapy and biotherapy administration in outpatient private practice setting

  • Collaborate with medical oncologists regarding patient treatments
  • Educate patients in cancer disease process and treatments
  • Triage patient phone calls and symptom management
  • Ability to identify infusion reactions and management
  • Demonstrate a positive attitude in delivering care
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
Nursing
23

Oncology Nurse

Provide direct patient care for individuals receiving chemotherapy and other intravenous medications.

  • Teach patients and family members about medications, expected side effects and symptom management.
  • Manage central venous and peripheral access devices for therapeutic drug administration.
  • Perform therapeutic phlebotomies.
  • Administer chemotherapeutic agents, intravenous medications, as well as blood and blood products.
  • Electronic charting using the Epic system.
  • Communicate with physicians regarding patient care, status and changes.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Nursing
24

Registered Oncology Nurse/medical Surgical Nurse

Competency in Chemotherapy/Biotherapy administration

  • Chair of the Patient Experience Committee
  • Charge Nurse of the Oncology Unit
  • Preceptor for Nursing Students and New Nursing Staff
  • Educate, follow-up and receive feedback from discharged patients for the Adult Acute Care Department
  • Oncology Project Educator: developed a Medical Management Tool/Poster for the oncology nurses, provided oncology based lectures and education through presentations, improved and developed innovative ideas to create organizational systems change for the Oncology Unit.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BA
Nursing
25

Oncology Nurse Coordinator

Coordinated care for oncology patients in both outpatient and inpatient settings.

  • Developed chemotherapy administration course, chemotherapy safe-handling course, and central line access course for hospital staff in addition to general oncology education tools for staff and patients.
  • Organized community cancer education and screening programs, raising awareness of importance of early detection.
  • Served as preceptor for Fairmont State nursing student leadership practicum, providing guidance on multiple projects on cancer detection, nutrition, and staff education.
  • University Health Associates MRI Center, Morgantown, WV, 1996-1998
  • West Virginia University Hospital Oncology Center, Morgantown, WV, 1996-1997
  • United Hospital Center Oncology Unit, Clarksburg, WV, 1996-1997
  • Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, 1991-1995
  • Surgical & Medical Oncology Units, Transitional Care, and Rehab. Unit
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Certificate
BS
Bachelor of Science
26

Oncology Nurse

Work on a 38 bed Hematology Oncology unit. Care for a diverse population including those with solid tumors, leukemia, lymphoma, hematologic disorders, medicine, and surgical patients. Provide palliative care to the dying as part of the multi disciplinary team.

  • Excellent phlebotomy and IV skills
  • Proficient in accessing and care of central lines including PICC, Mediport, Triple Lumen, and Shiley Catheters, as well as care and drainage of Pleurex and Tunnel Catheters.
  • Charge Nurse
  • Chemotherapy Nurse- Responsibilities include education of patients and families regarding mechanism of action of various chemotherapies, potential effects and side effects, symptom management, nutritional counseling, and reportable symptoms. Insertion/accessing of IV and Central lines, monitoring of lab values and diagnostic tests, management of oncologic emergencies, education of staff regarding care of the patient receiving chemotherapy, and safety practices.
  • Former Co-Chair Collaborative Care Council
  • Nurse Preceptor
  • Wound and Ostomy Resource Nurse
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
18
years
at this job
AAS
Applied Science Nursing
BSN
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Msn (cum Laude)
27

Medical/surgical Oncology Nurse

Certified through the Medical Center for administration of chemotherapy.

  • Coordinated staffing with patient acuity needs.
  • Precepted new employees to the unit.
  • Cared for terminally ill and hospice patients.
  • Participated in the committees and activities related to hospital quality improvement.
Candidate Info
40
years in
workforce
40
years
at this job
BS
Nursing
28

Pediatric Oncology Nurse CAP Level II

Provided direct patient care for hematology and oncology patients and acted as a patient/family advocate.

  • Responsible for coordination of patient care activities in collaboration with other members of the health care team.
  • Performed assessment of patient's physical, psychosocial, and educational needs.
  • Responsible for designing and implementing a patient's plan of care, delegation of tasks to appropriate staff, coordination of team effort, and evaluation of patient progress.
  • Administered chemotherapy and other high risk medications. Performed bone marrow and stem cell infusions. Experience with CVADs, tracheostomy care and suctioning, chest tubes, sterile dressing changes, catheterization among other skills.
  • Other responsibilities include admitting and discharging patients, assessing patient status and notifying physicians of clinical changes, educating patients and families about health care needs and conditions, and oriented new staff and new graduate nurses.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BSN
Nursing
Nursing
29

Oncology Nurse

Staff nurse on a 16 bed oncology unit.

  • Administer chemotherapeutic agents as an advanced certified chemotherapeutic nurse in an acute care setting.
  • Function as a charge nurse for a 32 bed unit in the absence of a nurse manager.
  • Function as a liaison between physician and patient.
  • Certified to administer chemotherapeutic agents 1983 - 1988
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
AAS
Nursing
BSN
Nursing
30

Oncology Nurse

Provide patient and family education regarding treatment

  • Mixed and administered chemotherapeutic agents safely
  • Monitored ongoing studies of pharmaceutical agents
  • Patient advocate
  • Phone triage
  • Ensured accurate daily documentation of interactions during the course of treatment
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
Early Education

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