Travel Oncology Nurse - (Onc RN)
- Los Angeles,CA
- Aug 31, 2017
- Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
12931770 Job Description & Requirements
Oncology Nurse - (Onc RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 D/N Pay Rate: $45.00 - 48.00
The elite team members of this Oncology unit are seeking a like-minded, compassionate RN to join their ranks. With a care-giving model based on optimal patient outcomes, the ideal candidate will bring experience, innovation and passion to their role.
The role of the oncology nurse (Onc RN) is to provide care for cancer patients throughout all stages of their conditions, but usually focusing on the acute phase. The Onc RN will help patients ranging from post-surgical to near-terminal manage their disease and treatment effectively, and may also be responsible for administering chemotherapy (which requires additional certification). Oncology nurses may practice in hospitals and outpatient facilities or provide home-based care.
** Must have Chemo Cert
Must Have: oncology experience, & chemo experience.
BMT exp strongly preferred
About the Facility
Named California's best hospital by U.S. News & World Report, this 520-bed teaching hospital is also ranked nationally in 14 adult specialties and eight pediatric specialties, including cardiology, cancer, nephrology, and urology. Certified by The Joint Commission as a Primary Stroke Center, this facility also houses a renowned children's hospital, a Level I adult and pediatric trauma center, and a neuropsychiatric center.
In this playground of palm trees and year-round sunshine, wedged between snow-capped mountains and sun-kissed beaches, Los Angeles beckons with its laid-back attitude, high-energy fun and urban adventures. This bustling city is a great place to indulge in the California lifestyle, catch soft ocean breezes, explore miles of beautiful sandy beaches, shop to your heart's content and enjoy all that this West Coast metropolis has to offer.
Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:
- Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits
- Medical plans with dental and vision
- Complimentary, high-quality private housing
- 401(k) and flex spending options
- Life insurance
- Accident and short-term disability coverage
- Free continuing education (CE) courses
- Travel allowances
- Guaranteed pay program
- Tuition discount program
- Referral bonuses
About the Company
Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation's top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.
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