​Pediatric Oncology Clinic   

 

 Unit Profile 

Unit name

 Clinic 203 (Pediatric Oncology/Haematology)

Patient population

 Pediatric (age 0 to 14 years), Mixed Gender

Haematology and oncology patients

Hours of operation

 5 days per week

Number of beds

 4 beds, 4 chairs (Chemotherapy Treatment Room)

Examination Room

1 Procedure Room

1 Screening Room

Occupancy Rate

 100%

Staff categories

 Registered Nurse

Patient Educator

Unit Assistant

Patient Care Technician

Patient Escort

Primary patient diagnoses

 Diagnostic and supportive care of acute lymphoblastic leukaemia, acute myeloid leukaemia, lymphoma, aplastic anaemia, brain tumours. Wilms tumour, neuroblastoma, osteosarcoma; Ewings sarcoma and benign haematology diseases

Procedures

  •  Nursing support for physician clinics
  • Paediatric 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
  • Immunization administration
  • Conscious Sedation

Nursing care Delivery system

 Total Patient Care in a Partnership Model

 

 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 01:14 PM