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Supervisor, Oncology Nursing Services

Supervisor, Oncology Nursing Services

Job Description

Supervisor, Nursing Services

  • Supervises nursing staff and operations to ensure quality patient care.
  • Assists in compliance of OSHA and other regulatory standards and requirements.
  • Assists in determining staffing requirements.
  • Screens and interviews nursing applicants and orients and trains staff. Supports and adheres to the US Oncology Compliance Program, to include the Code of Ethics and Business Standards.
Responsibilities of Supervisor, Nursing Services
  • Assists with maintaining effective nursing staff coverage for the practice within budgetary constraints.
  • Participates in the interviewing and recruiting of nursing personnel to maximize service to patients in accordance with practice policies and procedures.
  • Assists with the review and revision of clinical policies and procedures.
  • Assists in verifying encounter form charges to ensure proper/appropriate charges.
  • Assists with annual performance evaluations for nursing department staff.
  • Demonstrates working knowledge of applicable labor laws and schedules and coordinates employee staffing including vacations, sick leave and overtime.
  • Assists with staff training and in-services as required. Tracks staff members CEUs and allowance. Ensures nurses maintain all required certifications on an annual basis.
  • Communicates skillfully with patients and families, triaging problems and needs, and initiating appropriate actions.
  • Documents all communications accurately and appropriately.
  • Assists in maintaining nursing personnel files. Ensures all licensing and certification criteria are met.
  • Provides support and direction as required in the area of clinical research in the practice to ensure staff compliance to the established research protocols.
  • Assists in performing the duties of the OSHA health and safety manager.
  • Performs tasks assigned to staff nurses as necessary.
  • Supervises professional nursing staff and indirectly supervises nursing and ancillary clinical staff, including medical records and laboratory personnel in some locations.

Job Requirements

Supervisor, Nursing Services

Requirements for Supervisor, Nursing Services

Education and Experience
  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, BSN or MSN preferred.
  • Minimum seven years actively practicing as a registered nurse, including at least two years oncology experience and one year supervisory experience.
  • Experience and knowledge in the management of the physiologic and psychological effects of cancer diagnosis and subsequent treatment.
  • RN state license and current registration with the State Board of Nursing in practicing state.
  • Current CPR certification required.
  • Current or pending oncology certification preferred.

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Health Care
Education 2 Year Degree
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Yes
Relocation No
Industry Healthcare - Health Services
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID Nursing Supervisor
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Supervisor, Oncology Nursing Services

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