Nurse Specialist

Job description

Nurse SpecialistPediatrics - Hematology/Oncology

Location: New Orleans, LA


This position is responsible in assisting in the direct care of patients, in accordance with University policies, clinical nursing guidelines/scope of practice and applicable regulations for the Sickle Cell Center of Southern Louisiana (SSCSL).   This position is responsible for the clinical aspects of accreditation processes and regulatory compliance.  The Nurse Specialist have some research responsibilities in conjunction with the research team when patients are enrolled on clinical trials. Contributes to regional and national collaboration efforts in regards to sickle cell and other clotting disorders to maintain the expected standard of care for the SSCSL patients.

Required Qualifications

  • Registered nurse with current Louisiana State licensure by date of hire
  • Three years of clinical nursing experience in med-surgery and/or pediatrics, including venipuncture experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • BSN with current Louisiana State licensure by date of hire
  • Prior experience working with sickle cell and other clotting disorders patients
  • Experience working with a comprehensive, integrated care team




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Posted: 11/19/2020
Application Due: 1/18/2021
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