Registered Nurse 2: Supplemental Float Pool- Oncology

Location: Baltimore, Maryland US


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Requisition Number: 187454

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Registered Nurse II

Oncology Supplemental Float Pool

The Johns Hopkins Hospital

Baltimore, MD


Join the Johns Hopkins Hospital Nursing team and become part of a collaborative work environment at a world renowned, Magnet designated, academic medical facility. Johns Hopkins nurses are committed to patient safety, clinical excellence, optimizing outcomes through evidenced based practice, and life-long learning.

Our Oncology RN float pool is designed to supplement inpatient and outpatient staffing in our Comprehensive Cancer Center. Our adult patients have solid or liquid tumors and are being treated with surgical interventions, radiation therapies, standard of care and research chemo, and immunotherapies. Care is delivered on a continuum that incorporates acute, intermediate and critical care nursing servicesOur nurses are committed to a culture of safety, accountability and clinical excellence.  We are looking for nurses who are interested in becoming knowledgeable in a broad set of disease and cross trained to work across the continuum of care. Our inter-professional care teams include advanced practice providers, nurse extenders, unit based support technicians and administrative staff.  Join our oncology float pool and become part of our mission driven, patient centered nursing team.

Candidate qualifications for a Registered Nurse 2 position:

  • The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years of acute care RN work experience (oncology experience preferred)
  • Bachelors or Masters degree, in nursing from an accredited School of Nursing
  • Applicants with an Associate’s degree in nursing from an accredited School of Nursing will be considered; provided they are either currently, or will shortly be enrolled in an accredited RN to BSN program. See note below *
  • An active Maryland State or Compact RN license is required
  • BLS CPR certification required: AHA, Red Cross, or Military Training Network accepted

    The Supplemental Float Pool Nurse is responsible for:
  • Rotating across all inpatient and outpatient oncology nursing units supporting just in time nursing services
  • Supporting primary nurses by delivering  competent age appropriate clinical care at the acute, IMC and critical care levels, adjusting the level of care to meet the patients clinical needs
  • Coordinating care for assigned patients on a shift to promote the achievement of clinical outcomes.
  • Providing direction to other team members to promote quality, safety, and excellence in care.
  • Providing evidence-based patient care based on the nursing process policy, procedures, and protocols of the Johns Hopkins Hospital.
  • Working collaboratively with a multidisciplinary health care team to optimize patient care outcomes.
  • Participating and promoting quality clinical improvement by supporting departmental and hospital safety standards.
  • Practicing and promoting responsible cost-effective use of resources.
  • Completing all identified annual requirements and competencies for patient population, unit, department, and institution.
  • Participating in the performance appraisal process.
  • Consistently demonstrates organization’s core values


*Per JHH Nursing Policy: If you do not currently possess a BSN or MSN degree, by accepting an offer of employment, you certify your understanding of the following: (a) the requirement to provide proof of enrollment into a BSN or MSN degree program to your hiring manager within your one year of hire date; (b) you must provide documentation of completion of at least 9 credits in 12 months until BSN or MSN degree is complete; and (c) you must provide documentation of completion of the BSN or MSN degree program within five years of hire date. 



City: Baltimore

State: Maryland

Community / Marketing Title: Registered Nurse 2: Supplemental Float Pool- Oncology

Company Profile:

Johns Hopkins Medicine (JHM), headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, is an $8 billion integrated global health enterprise and one of the leading health care systems in the United States. Johns Hopkins Medicine unites physicians and scientists of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine with the organizations, health professionals and facilities of The Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System.

Johns Hopkins Medicine's vision, "Together, we will deliver the promise of medicine," is supported by its mission to improve the health of the community and the world by setting the standard of excellence in medical education, research and clinical care. Diverse and inclusive, Johns Hopkins Medicine educates medical students, scientists, health care professionals and the public; conducts biomedical research; and provides patient-centered medicine to prevent, diagnose and treat human illness.

Johns Hopkins Medicine operates six academic and community hospitals, four suburban health care and surgery centers, and 39 primary and specialty care outpatient sites. The Johns Hopkins Hospital, opened in 1889, has been ranked number one in the nation by U.S. News & World Report for 22 years, most recently in 2013. For information about Johns Hopkins Medicine, its clinical programs or for help in choosing a personal physician, call 410-955-5000.

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Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. Equal opportunity is the law — read more.

Location_formattedLocationLong: Baltimore, Maryland US

Job Number: 16698

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