MGR RADIATION ONCOLOGY - Cooper Cancer InstituteApply Job ID 44314 Job Status Full Time Shift 1
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The Nurse manager of Radiation Oncology assumes responsibility and accountability for the direction, implementation and evaluation of the staff and care delivery to ensure quality of patient care within the radiation oncology department at the direction of the Director of Radiation Oncology and in his/her absence. This staff includes radiation oncology nurses, medical assistants, secretaries, registrars, and others as assigned .
The Nurse Manager of Radiation Oncology works with other department managers as a partner and the multi-disciplinary team to plan, direct, monitor and evaluate care ensuring staff are practicing at evidenced based standards, meeting departmental objectives, patient care needs and efficient operations. In addition, the Manager will assist to problem solve and serve as a mediator as needed for positive change and foster positive intra and interdepartmental relationships.
Assumes responsibility and accountability for the direction, implementation and evaluation
of patient care services within the assigned unit at the direction of the Clinical Director and
in his/her absence.
This role is broad in scope and requires the ability to work independently and apply a high
degree of judgment.
Assigns work load and assumes responsibility for the operational functioning of the
Ensures the delivery of patient care through the coordination of customer services and the
leadership and management of the nursing unit at the direction of the Clinical Director.
Scheduled Days / Hours: monday through friday
Graduate from an NLN accredited school of nursing. Bachelor’s in Nursing required.
3-5 years of nursing experience with 2-3 years in oncology.
1 year of demonstrated leadership ability, preferred.
Required License/Certifications/ Registration:
Current New Jersey License as Registered Nurse
Current BLS Certification.
Oncology Nurse Certification or ability to obtain within 18 months
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills required