Adult Oncology Clinic

  

 Unit Profile 

Unit name

 Clinic 402 (Chemotherapy Suite) 

Patient population

 Adult, Mixed Gender

Haematology and oncology patients

Hours of operation

 5 days per week

Number of beds

 15 Treatment Beds / Chairs – 2 locations

Occupancy Rate

 100%

Staff categories

 Registered Nurse

Patient Educator

Unit Assistant

Patient Care Technician

Patient Escort

Primary patient diagnoses

 Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia, acute & chronic myeloid leukaemia, lymphomas, neuroblastoma, sarcomas, myelo dysplastic syndrome, breast gynaecology, colon malignancies and benign haematology diseases.

Procedures

  • Adult Physical Assessment
  • Peripheral intravenous cannulation & central venous catheter management.
  • Medication Administration.
  • Administration & management of chemotherapeutic & biotherapy agents.
  • Assisting with intrathecal chemotherapy administration.
  • Blood & blood product administration
  • Respiratory, blood pressure & oxygen saturation monitoring, airway management.

Nursing care Delivery system

 Total Patient Care in a Partnership Model 

Last Modified

03-Sep-2014 01:12 PM