Chemotherapy Nurse Resume Samples

A Chemotherapy Nurse takes care of patients and administers the prescribed chemotherapy drugs, and provides post-treatment patient care. A well-written Chemotherapy Nurse Resume mentions the following daily accountabilities – monitoring the patients during the whole process, providing direct and individualized nursing care to patients based on the application of scientific nursing principles; collecting current symptoms, managing basic life support needs, starting peripheral intravenous lines, administering medications including chemotherapy and fluid therapy; safely monitoring patients throughout the infusion therapy, and recording all care information accurately.

To become one, the individual should be a registered nurse, and be duly licensed by his/her state. A four-year bachelor’s degree in nursing and qualification in oncology are required. Other crucial skills include – cancer nursing skills, clinical skills, knowledge in oncology/haematology diseases, and strong accuracy to calculate drug dosing and infusion rates.

Chemotherapy Nurse Resume example

Chemotherapy Nurse Resume

Summary : Chemotherapy Nurse with 18+ years of well rounded experience in Rehabilitation, IV Home Health, Management and Oncology & Hematology. Skilled in providing quality care to patients in a variety of settings. Attendance has been exemplary throughout my career.

Skills : Electronic Medical Records, IV Therapy.

Description :

    1. Administered chemotherapy, Mix Chemotherapy medications; Keep up with current haematology and oncology standards.
    2. Charted on patients conditions, Phone triage of patients medical conditions.
    3. Answered telephones.
    4. Monitored patients for infusion reactions.
    5. Applied for financial assistance when appropriate.
    6. Phlebotomized patients on daily basis.
    7. Followed and updated protocols closely.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associate In Nursing


Chemotherapy Nurse Resume

Summary : Chemotherapy Nurse with 9 years of experience in Obtaining patient histories and laboratory results; taking and records various readings such as heart and respiratory rate, blood pressure, weight, body temperature, mental status, etc, Ordering chemotherapy administering drugs and supplies; accounts for medical supply stock.

Skills : Planning, Scheduling, Programming.

Description :

    1. Monitored, recorded, and reported symptoms or changes in patients' conditions.
    2. Maintained accurate, detailed reports and records.
    3. Recorded patients' medical information and vital signs.
    4. Directed or supervised less-skilled nursing or healthcare personnel or supervise a particular unit.
    5. Modified patient treatment plans as indicated by patients' responses and conditions.
    6. Monitored all aspects of patient care, including diet and physical activity.
    7. Instructed individuals, families, or other groups on topics such as health education, disease prevention, or childbirth and develop health improvement programs.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Chemotherapy Nurse Resume

Summary : Chemotherapy Nurse with 8 years of experience in Providing clinical leadership and direction to the cancer care experience in complex and unpredictable situations., Providing educational information to patients, family, etc. pertaining to the administration of chemotherapy. Answering inquiries and provides advice as needed.

Skills : Insertion Of Peripheral IV's And Line Maintenance, Individualised Patient And Family Education. Admissions, Care Planning And Discharge Planning, Thorough Patient Assessments And Notification Of Doctor Of Abnormal Findings.

Description :

    1. Learned about chemotherapy agents and the different types of cancer and hematological diseases.
    2. Calculated, prepared, and administered chemotherapy to oncology patients.
    3. Performed phlebotomies and infuse iron and other non-chemotherapy medications.
    4. Applied training techniques to employees on how to properly administer chemotherapy.
    5. Demonstrated and projected the ability to calculate and safely mix the correct amount of chemotherapy based on the patients needs.
    6. Experienced include operating and maintaining the Pyxis system which monitors the medication inventory crucial to providing patient care.
    7. Monitored, ordered and stocked supplies and material that are needed for an efficient workplace.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Nursing

Chemotherapy Nurse Resume

Summary : Chemotherapy Nurse with 19+ years of well rounded experience in Rehabilitation, IV Home Health, Management and Oncology & Haematology. Skilled in providing quality care to patients in a variety of settings. My attendance has been exemplary throughout my career.

Skills : Time Management, Computer Skills, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Access implanted ports, draw blood via port and peripherally, complete CBC, BMP and other necessary lab work in office lab.
    2. Mixed and administered a variety of chemotherapy drugs for treatment.
    3. Hydrated and replenished electrolytes as needed by chemotherapy patients.
    4. Managed care for chemotherapy patients through-out their regimen, including completing initial patient teaching as well as guiding them through chemotherapy side effects such as pain, nausea and vomiting, neuropathy, alopecia and emotional / psychological effects of cancer and cancer treatment.
    5. Adjuncted clinical instructor for RN students Bryant & Stratton College, Richmond, VA, present Instruct up to 10 students in the Registered Nurse program in a clinical setting.
    6. Acted as a positive mentor for the development of future RN's by teaching them current nursing practices and policies, efficiency, nursing treatments, therapeutic communication and prioritizing.
    7. Provided and coordinated clinical teaching activities in a variety of community settings.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associate Of Arts In Nursing

Chemotherapy Nurse Resume

Headline : Chemotherapy Nurse with 6 years of experience in assess patient via telephone and act accordingly, performing multi-tasks, working with the physician and other team members to deliver safe and effective care to patients.

Skills : Planning, Billing, Radiologist.

Description :

    1. Included clinical documentation of the oncology and hematology patient.
    2. Insuranced authorizations, oral chemotherapy management.
    3. Worked closely with the physician to ensure exceptional quality of car.
    4. Scheduled of treatment, medication refills, physician requests, and works as a liaison between multiple disciples within the clinic.
    5. Worked as infusion nurse when needed.
    6. Provided regular reviews and feedback to students regarding graded assignments and clinical performance.
    7. Involved in overseeing the course of each patient which entails; admission, treatment, radiology scans, billing, education, discharge and follow up appointments.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
RN In Nursing

Chemotherapy Nurse Resume

Headline : To secure employment with an organisation seeking a qualified, professional, caring, individual interested in strengthening that organisation, Preparing and administering therapies under the direction and supervision of a physician, Assisting physician with exams and procedures.

Skills : IV Therapy, Teaching, Planning, Communication, Flexible, Customer Service, Critical Thinking, Computer Literate, Documentation, Assessment, Public Speaking, Travel Coordination, Chemotherapy, Discharge Planning.

Description :

    1. Administered and reconstituted chemotherapy agents in a physician's office infusion clinic.
    2. Educated patients on chemotherapy regimens.
    3. Monitored patients throughout treatment cycle for pain and anti-emetic needs.
    4. Managed phlebotomies.
    5. Maintained all types of vascular access devices.
    6. Administered and reconstituted chemotherapy agents in a physician's office infusion clinic.
    7. Educated patients on chemotherapy regimens.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Chemotherapy Nurse Resume

Objective : Chemotherapy Nurse with 4 years of experience in Demonstrating knowledge of ambulatory infusion pump use and maintenance, cleaning pumps after use, and proper documentation of pump usage, Facilitating dose modification by assessing patient, assessing labs, consulting protocol or treatment plan, calculating dose, and consulting physician regarding dosage modifications, problems, and symptom management.

Skills : Massage Therapy, Reiki, Heme/Onc, Hospice, Intellectual Disabilities.

Description :

    1. Worked here Admixture and administration of chemotherapy to general adult oncology and research patients.
    2. Provided emotional and psychological support to patients and family members.
    3. Collaborated with a multidisciplinary team to develop plan of care.
    4. Provided education regarding treatments and procedures to patients and family members.
    5. Educated, trained, oriented, mentored and evaluated new clinical staff to the unit.
    6. Monitored patients throughout treatment cycle for pain and anti-emetic needs.
    7. Managed phlebotomies.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Chemotherapy Nurse Resume

Summary : Team oriented and highly organized registered nurse with over 20 years of oncology healthcare experience. Skilled leader and team member with strong interpersonal skills. Building rapport and strong relationships with colleagues, patients and external agencies.

Skills : Microsoft Office:, Excel, Detail-Oriented.

Description :

    1. Worked in NexGen and EMR on the computer.
    2. Prepared patients for and assist with examinations or treatments.
    3. Prepared rooms, sterile instruments, equipment, or supplies and ensure that stock of supplies is maintained.
    4. Drawn lab work on patients.
    5. Monitored lab levels on patients.
    6. Provided administrative support, while performing a wide range of tasks, including assisting in the researching, composing, and preparing documents and reports.
    7. Established work procedures and standards to maintain efficiency and effectiveness, while monitoring compliance with corporate standards.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    10+ Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Senior
    Education
    Education
    BS In Nursing

    Chemotherapy Nurse Resume

    Objective : Chemotherapy Nurse is Performing venipuncture, accesses implanted ports, and maintains central lines catheter devices, Displaying appropriate technical skills for the administration of chemotherapy medications including, but not limited to: venipuncture, central line access, and infusion devices, Programming portable infusion pumps for continuous drug delivery and provides instruction to the patient and/or caregiver in the use of the pump at home.

    Skills : Nursing, Planning, Budget Management.

    Description :

      1. Provided direction to staff in the delivery of patient care programs. Responsible for the performance and supervision of the staff. Sets goals and objectives for measurable results.
      2. Assisted with the development, implementation, and continuous evaluation of clinic operations for optimal quality patient care. 
      3. Maintained adherence to clinical practice guidelines.
      4. Acted as a liaison between physicians, patients and staff.
      5. Reviewed work schedules and assigns duties to maintain patient flow and achieve production goals.
      6. Ensured budgetary guidelines and goals are achieved. Participates in annual budget formation.
      7. Relied on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals and objectives.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    2-5 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    MS

    Chemotherapy Nurse Resume

    Objective : Chemotherapy Nurse is Identifying and pursuing own learning needs, Attending in-services and participates in other continuing education activities and/or oncology chemotherapy related professional associations or programs, Involving in the chemotherapy drug admixture, Making follow up patient appointments or follows up on patient appointments.

    Skills : Customer Service, Physician, Team Work.

    Description :

      1. Maintained the practices and principles set forth by MHO leadership with a strong commitment to service, excellence, and quality.
      2. Maintained professional behavior, confidentiality, and discretion at all times, along with the ability to work with all levels of staff with a confident and professional demeanor.
      3. Answered routine questions from patients, and family.
      4. Assessed patient via the telephone and acts accordingly.
      5. Assisted physician and team members to meet the patient’s needs.
      6. Delivered chemo/immunotherapy and blood products.
      7. Handled, prepared and propered disposal of drugs.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              2-5 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              G.E.D