Travel Registered Nurse - Outpatient Oncology - (RN-OPOnc)

  1. Los Angeles,CA
  2. Sep 08, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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13080671 Job Description & Requirements
Registered Nurse - Outpatient Oncology - (RN-OPOnc)
StartDate: ASAP Pay Rate: $20.00 - 23.00

Three years pediatric hematology/oncology experience in an acute care or ambulatory setting OR three years' experience in an Ambulatory Infusion Center strongly preferred. AHA CPR, PALS, and APHON Chemotherapy/Biologic Provider Certification required.

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).

Required Qualifications
BSN or MSN or ADN with a Bachelor's Degree in any field required.
CA license in hand
Three years pediatric hematology/oncology experience in an acute care or ambulatory setting OR three years' experience in an Ambulatory Infusion Center strongly preferred
AHA CPR, PALS, and APHON Chemotherapy/Biologic Provider Certification required.

About the Facility
The first and largest hospital in the Los Angeles metro area dedicated to pediatrics, this nonprofit academic hospital is truly a worldclass children's healthcare provider. The hospital provides care to over 100,000 children on an annual basis and is the preferred choice of many LA families, revered for its commitment to compassionate, exemplary service. The Magnet designated facility is the only freestanding Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center in Los Angeles County and is the frequent recipient of accolades from national agencies, including being named among just eight children's hospitals to be designated a "Top Hospital" for 2009 by The Leapfrog Group.

Facility Location
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.

Job Benefits
NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

About the Company
NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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