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Medical: Oncology (6 East)

Medical: Oncology (6 East)

Medical: Oncology (6 East)

For more information contact:
Becky Raben or
Tara Neth

Nurse Recruiters
(812) 485-4386 

6 East is a 24-bed Oncology-Medical Unit offering acute and comprehensive cancer care to the tri-state area.  Diagnoses include oncology, hematology, gastrointestinal, and general medical. 

6 East/5East offer all private rooms and a hospitality room that provides a home-like atmosphere for patients and their families as part of end-of-life care.  This units provides a bridge for outpatient education and support to cancer patients and their families. 

Patient Population:

  • Adult

Number of Beds:

  • 24 beds

Nurse/Patient Ratio:

  • Days 1:4
  • Evenings 1:5
  • Nights 1:6

Rotation/Shifts:

  • 8 hour
  • 12 hour

Unit Orientation:

  • Individualized preceptor-model tailored to experience and knowledge needs.
  • Dedicated educator that works one-on-one to meet the new employee's needs, and monitor their progress.
  • A Medical Services Advanced Practice Nurse is also available to assist with staff or patient/family needs
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