Travel Oncology Nurse - (Onc RN)
- Sep 07, 2017
- Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
13060779 Job Description & Requirements
Oncology Nurse - (Onc RN)
StartDate: ASAP Pay Rate: $30.00 - 32.00
This position presents an opportunity to join an elite team of passionate physicians and RN's within the BMT Oncology unit. This unit has the largest BMT unit in the state! As an addition to this elite team, you can expect to work with fully equipped with up-to-date, state of the art equipment. This is a highly regarded facility that welcomes creative and innovative Oncology RN care givers.
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.
About the Facility
Recognized as one of the best hospitals in the nation, this facility is one of Atlanta's most trusted healthcare providers. The facility is staffed by faculty and residents from the prestigious Emory School of Medicine, for whom it is a primary teaching affiliate. The hospital remains on the cutting edge of medical technology and research and has offered a comprehensive array of primary and specialty care services to its patients for more than 90 years. Today, the hospital's departments number more than 100 and include cardiac care, oncology, mental health and transplantation, among many others. The frequent recipient of accolades for service and research, it has been mentioned in US News and Report's list of the nation's best hospitals for 9 years running.
With its alluring charm and energetic buzz, Atlanta beckons newcomers from near and far. Part Southern belle, part economic powerhouse, the capital of Georgia is a favorite destination for travel nurses in search of career-boosting assignments, while the city's numerous entertainment options and warm Southern hospitality make it a great place to call home.
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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