Travel Oncology Nurse - (Onc RN)

  1. Washington,DC
  2. Sep 06, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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13032218 Job Description & Requirements
Oncology Nurse - (Onc RN)
StartDate: 10/02/2017Available Shifts: 8 D, 10 D Pay Rate: $36.00 - 38.00

The elite team members at this facility 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.
This facility strive to deliver best care for a lifetime. This means the best patient experience, the highest levels of quality and safety, and a focus on appropriate care before, during, and after a hospital stay.
This facility has teams that focus on Clinical Quality, Patient Safety, and the Patient Experience. They work together to make sure the patients get the best care possible.
This position presents a great opportunity to learn the latest technologies while providing excellent care within a passionate team environment.


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.

Required Qualifications
ONC cert required
2 years onc exp

Preferred Qualifications
previous travel

About the Facility
The MedStar Washington Hospital Center offers medical care to residents of the Greater Washington D.C. and Maryland areas. MedStar's facilities are the perennial recipients of national awards, including most recently being named in US News and Report's Best Hospitals of 2012-2013 list and ranked in Imaging Economics' Best Radiology Facilities in the Country. The Joint Commission accredited medical center boasts a full range of primary and specialty care services.

Facility Location
With its impressive memorials, museums, sprawling parks and cherry blossom-lined avenues, Washington, D.C. and its surrounding areas, is always a popular destination for traveling health care professionals. Aside from this region’s renowned medical facilities and career-enhancing opportunities, visitors enjoy indulging in the many cultural attractions and festivities that the nation’s capital has to offer.



Job Benefits
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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