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Oncology Nurse

Published on 21.09.2022

Company

Website : https://www.nhdic.ng/facility/nlcc/
Industries :
Health, pharmacy, hospitals, medical equipment
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NSIA-LUTH Cancer Centre (NLCC) commenced operations on the 29th of May, 2019, inside Lagos University Teaching Hospital, a reputable health... read more

Job Ad & Profile Description

Position : Oncology Nurse

BACKGROUND:

NSIA-LUTH Cancer Centre (NLCC) is a healthcare service provider focused on cancer treatment and care. We are equipped with the most innovative cancer therapy solutions, making way for curative and palliative treatments to be delivered in Nigeria. We provide patients with a multidisciplinary team approach for the management of all types of cancers and we work with highly qualified specialists across various disciplines, allowing the center to offer cancer care of the utmost quality.

We are currently recruiting for the position of Oncology Nurse.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide clinical care utilizing skills to ensure Patient-focused evidence-based nursing care plans.
  • Coordinate the clinical management of patient/client care.
  • Delivering anti-cancer treatments to patients.
  • Provide patient assessment skills, IV cannulation and venous access device management.
  • Support registered nurses that need training in the oncology field.
  • Observe the clinical progress of patients, and recognize and manage identified treatment side effects.
  • Enhance patient flow, and deliver the right care at the right time in the outpatient setting.
  • Mix chemotherapy drugs according to international best practices and standards.
  • Provide continuous support to the cancer patients and family members.
  • Participate in oncology research.
  • Perform other duties as may be assigned within the unit.
Required profile for job ad : Oncology Nurse

JOB REQUIREMENT

  • A minimum of 3-5years’ experience within a hospital setting.
  • Must be a Registered Nurse, previous experience in oncology will be an added advantage.
  • Having worked in a specialized unit (ICU/Dialysis/ Theater) is key.
  • Have a good knowledge and experience in medical-surgical operations and/or radiation.
  • S/he must have eyes for details, must show empathy to patients assigned for treatment;
  • S/he must be able to communicate (read and write) in the English language.
  • The ability to speak another local language will be an added advantage.
  • An excellent team player with good time management skills.
  • Typing proficiency and computer literacy.
  • Patient triage.

Mode of Application

Interested persons who meet these specifications stated above, should forward their applications and updated CVs .

Job criteria for job ad : Oncology Nurse
Job category :
Health and social professions
Industries :
Health, pharmacy, hospitals, medical equipment
Employment type :
Permanent contract - Fixed-term contract
Region :
Abeokuta - Ogun - Abia - Abuja - Adamawa - Akwa Ibom - Anambra - Bauchi - Bayelsa - Benin City - Edo - Benue - Cross River - Ebonyi - Ekiti - Enugu - Gombe - Ibadan - Oyo - Imo - Jigawa - Kaduna - Kano - Katsina - Kebbi - Kogi - Kwara - Lagos - Maiduguri - Borno - Nasarawa - Niger - Ondo - Osun - Plateau - Port Harcourt - Rivers - Sokoto - Taraba - Warri - Delta - Yobe - Zamfara
Experience level :
2 to 5 years
Educational level :
Bachelor
Spoken language :
englishfluent
Number of Position(s) : 1

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