Nurse II

Roswell Park Cancer Institute Buffalo, NY 2019-07-11
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Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
Nursing - 5 North
Full-time; Nights
Roswell Park offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Description of Duties: 

The Nurse II plans, provides and supervises nursing interventions for individuals with cancer and cancer-related health care problems. The Nurse II diagnoses and treats human responses to actual or potential health problems through such services as patient care, health teaching, and health counseling, provides interventions supportive to or restorative of life and well-being, and executes medical regimens prescribed by a physician, dentist or other licensed health care provider authorized by the State Education Commissioner’s regulations. They also supervise Nurse I’s, Licensed Practical Nurses, Hospital Clinical Assistants and Clinical Support Assistants, perform administrative tasks with assigned area of responsibility, and enhance professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, inservice meetings and workshops.


Applicants must have a License to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of New York and have graduated from an accredited school of nursing. In addition, applicants must have either one year of full-time oncology experience; one year of full time critical care experience; or three years of medical surgical experience in an acute care setting. The preferred candidate will have their BSN, ACLS, and BLS certifications. They will have over one years of experience on an inpatient TCT unit and over three years of recent experience on an inpatient hematology oncology unit. They will be a team player, caring, compassionate, and hardworking.

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at

Applicant Instructions: 

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