Staff Nurse Bone Marrow Transplant (BMT)

Staff Nurse Bone Marrow Transplant (BMT)

  • Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
  • Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Summary

Responsible for provide care to patients who are battling illnesses that require bone marrow transplants. Prepare patients and their families for treatment, explaining how bone marrow transplants can help their condition and answer any questions they may have about the process and potential side effects.

Education / Qualification Required:

Required
  • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing
Preferred
  • Master’s degree in Nursing

Experience Post Post-Qualifications:

  • Minimum Six (6) years of experience in in a mid- to large-sized tertiary setting, of which at least four years must be in a leadership role, and two years must be in bone marrow transplant

License:

  • Valid and in a good Standing License in current country of practice

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs accurate and complete admission assessments
  • Monitors and documents the patient’s condition and the effectiveness of care and/or interventions
  • Establishes and implements a care plan based on sound nursing theory, scientific principles, professional judgment and individual patient needs
  • Evaluates and updates the patient’s plan of care to facilitate the achievement of planned and expected outcomes
  • Administers prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with approved nursing protocol
  • Assesses for and plans the educational needs of the patient
  • Provides teaching and educational material to patients and/or families, which may include diagnosis, tests and procedures, safe and proper use of equipment, use of medications, injury prevention and nutritional needs
  • Monitors and resolves customer service issues and provides feedback regarding satisfaction results to Nursing Leadership
  • Maintains confidentiality regarding patients and families
  • Interacts with patients, families and other visitors in a courteous, helpful manner
  • Facilitates the incorporation of patient safety and Magnet principles into clinical nursing care
  • Participates in clinical nursing research and supports CCAD research initiatives
  • Keeps abreast of best practice information for nursing profession