Registered Nurse (RN) Colorado Blood Cancer Institute (CBCI)
Blood Cancer and Stem Cell Transplant Experts
Welcome to the Colorado Blood Cancer Institute (CBCI) , a part of the Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center. Our specially trained hematologists are committed to advancing science and care for patients with blood cancers such as leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma. Having performed more than 3,000 transplants, Colorado Blood Cancer Institute is the largest and most experienced full-service blood and marrow (stem cell) transplant program in Colorado and among the top programs in the country. CBCI is accredited by the Foundation for Accreditation of Cellular Therapies (FACT), the global standard for top quality patient care in cellular therapies. We work closely with our physician colleagues from New Mexico to Montana to provide patients with nationally recognized care and access to the most innovative clinical trials.
Registered Nurse (RN), FT Days
Colorado Blood Cancer Institute (CBCI)
Position Summary: This position supports the mission of Presbyterian/St Luke's Medical Center of optimizing quality of life of all those served by expanding beyond the traditional focus on medical needs to the needs of the whole person. Within scope, the BMT Outpatient Clinic RN oversees and directs the care of the BMT or Hematology-Oncology patient. The BMT Outpatient Clinic RN is responsible for collaboration with all disciplines to provide well-coordinated patient care. The BMT Outpatient Clinic RN demonstrates high-level knowledge and competence with respect to hematologic malignancies and administration of chemotherapy and biotherapy agents. The BMT Outpatient Clinic RN appropriately manages side effects of treatment and engages the physician as appropriate. The BMT Outpatient Clinic RN provides patient and family education relative to the patient's diagnosis and treatment process. The BMT Outpatient RN Clinician demonstrates collaboration, professionalism, and effective communication in all interactions with physicians, the administrative team, PSLMC employees, patients, caregivers and referral sources. The BMT Outpatient RN Clinician acts as an ambassador for the bone marrow transplant program when communicating with other healthcare professionals, payers, and the community. When the need arises, will perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.
Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center expects our Code of Conduct Value Statements to be reflected in the way every employee interacts with co-workers, patients and family members, and with others in the community.
• We recognize and affirm the unique and intrinsic worth of each individual
• We treat all those we serve with compassion and kindness
• We act with absolute honesty, integrity and fairness in the way we conduct our business and the way we live our lives.
• We trust our colleagues as valuable members of our healthcare team and pledge to treat one another with loyalty, respect and dignity
A. Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current licensure in the State of Colorado as a Registered Nurse; BLS - Healthcare provider. ONS Chemotherapy Provider card with 9 months of hire.
B. Education: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. BSN preferred.
C. Experience: One year of acute care experience required. Hematology-Oncology or BMT experience preferred.
D. Special Qualifications: Ability to communicate effectively with patients, families, physicians, and other health care team members. Ability to manage a team and work with others within a team to ensure quality patient care. Strong critical thinking skills. Desire to provide compassionate, holistic care.
Degree of supervision required: Involves general guidance and direction by the BMT Clinic Manager, Clinical Nurse Coordinator and Charge Nurse. Employee will be expected to perform most job duties independently and in accordance with established departmental and hospital policies and procedures.