Full-Time, Night Shift (7p - 7:30a), Position - $5k Sign On Incentive Offered
We are currently looking for a Nurse Resident for our 3W/4W units. This 36 bed unit provides a dynamic working environment specializing in Allogeneic and Autologous Blood and Marrow Transplant patients. The Blood and Marrow Transplant and Cellular Immunotherapy Program is the largest in the Southeast. We are a National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP) transplant and collection center.
Moffitt serves patients with a number of hematological conditions, including leukemia, lymphoma, multiple myeloma, aplastic anemia and MDS, as well as select solid tumors.
The Registered Nurse delivers individualized quality nursing care to cancer patients and families in accordance with established hospital guidelines, nursing professional practice model, nursing care standards and policies and in accordance with ANA code of ethics and external regulatory agencies.
Registered Nurses embody the vision, mission, and philosophy of Moffitt Nursing and are committed to and accountable for personalized patient and family centered care and the concepts of Duffy's quality caring model/caring factors. These frameworks of care include: collaboration and mutual problem-solving, dignity and human respect, encouraging manner, attentive reassurance, appreciation of unique meaning, healing environment, basic human needs, information sharing, caring for self, and affiliation needs. To support our nursing staff, Moffitt offers Chemotherapy Certification classes and quarterly education workshops.
Registered Nurses use the nursing process to effectively plan and manage quality patient care. Biophysical, psychosocial, environmental, self-care, educational and discharge planning needs are addressed in all steps of the nursing process. This is demonstrated in base-line and comparative documentation, entered in a timely manner, and with evidence of age-appropriate consideration when care is planned, delivered, and evaluated.
The Ideal Candidate
BSN graduates interested in beginning or transitioning to the specialty of Oncology In-patient Care. Registered Nurses embody the vision, mission, and philosophy of Moffitt Nursing and are committed to and accountable for personalized patient and family centered care and the concepts of Duffy's quality caring model/caring factors. These frameworks of care include: collaboration and mutual problem-solving, dignity and human respect, encouraging manner, attentive reassurance, appreciation of unique meaning, healing environment, basic human needs, information sharing, caring for self, and affiliation needs. Nurse Resident is defined as a newly licensed Registered Nurse (RN) who has never worked in an RN role, or for no more than 1 year.
New-graduate nurses will initiate professional nursing practice careers in a supportive environment committed to mentoring, coaching and learning. They will build confidence through a structured, professional transition into-practice experience that is customized to individual developmental needs. They will also develop leadership skills that will positively impact the clinical practice environment and patient outcomes. New-graduate nurses will create and enhance professional networks and relationships with peers during the residency, while honing and developing clinical and leadership skills in a world-class academic medical institution. Scheduled eight-hour paid education days off the unit are offered for residents to participate in required class activities. The entire residency program length is 12 months with the inclusion of the unit specific orientation that is either 12 or 16 weeks in length depending on the unit.The Residency program also includes informal, one-on-one meetings at scheduled intervals throughout the program to provide additional support and to monitor the new-graduate newly licensed nurse’s progress. Residents will also participate in evaluation of their own individual progress as well as evaluation of the overall program.
Credentials and Qualifications:
- BSN (Bachelors of Nursing Degree) required, and less than 1 year of RN experience.
- Active Florida RN License required
- BLS required
Mission To create a Moﬃtt culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion as we strive to contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer. Vision To advance and accelerate a culture of access, equity, and inclusion. Diversity is a priority at Moffitt and is meant "to promote a culture of diversity and inclusion as we contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer." The Enterprise Equity Department focuses its efforts on eliminating those obstacles to an individual’s ability to exist within their personal comfort zone at the cancer center. Everyone is important to meeting this priority. Addressing and responding to diversity and inclusion fosters an environment where mutual respect for diverse cultures, communication styles, languages, customs, beliefs, values, traditions, experiences and other ways in which we identify ourselves, is the expectation.