Travel Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/BMT Nurse - (Peds Hem/Onc/Bmt RN)

  1. Houston,TX
  2. Sep 09, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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13123418 Job Description & Requirements
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/BMT Nurse - (Peds Hem/Onc/Bmt RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 D Pay Rate: $37.00 - 39.00

This top-ranked Oncology unit is ready to welcome a new member to their team. With patient care deeply rooted in compassion, innovation and passion for great outcomes, you'll find a challenging and rewarding environment.

The role of the pediatric hematology / oncology / BMT nurse is to administer patient care in a specialized pediatric unit. A pediatric hematology / oncology / BMT nurse is responsible for managing patients who are preparing for bone marrow transplant or recovering from one, patients requiring special medications and care due to high infection susceptibility caused by their immunosuppressed status. A Peds Hem/Onc/BMT RN will also assist in the treatment of patients with sickle cell disease, hemophilia, acute and chronic hematological problems, disorders of red cell membrane metabolism, and other related conditions.

Required Qualifications
Seeking pediatric experience and/or pediatric oncology experienced nurses for our 35 bed Pediatric unit. The unit will allow nurses to care for all pediatric patients in the following services lines: Pediatric oncology, pediatrics surgical, pediatrics stem cell transplant and cellular therapy and young adult stem cell transplant and cellular therapy. Patient assignments made depending on work experience.
BLS required. PALS preferred. EPIC experience preferred. Two or more years' experience in large teaching hospital. Previous travel assignment a plus. Will accept Pediatric surgical, pediatric ortho experience. Pediatric oncology preferred.





About the Facility
Established along with two other centers by the National Cancer Act of 1971, this facility is one of the country's most revered and longstanding dedicated cancer centers. The Joint Commission accredited institution's name is synonymous with high quality, compassionate, cutting edge cancer care. The hospital is a Magnet designated facility and for nine of the past 11 years, including 2012, MD Anderson has ranked No. 1 in cancer care in the "Best Hospitals" survey published by U.S. News & World Report. It is consistently a frontrunner in cancer research and treatment and regarded as one of the finest cancer treatment facilities in the USA.

Facility Location
From rodeos and performing arts to space exploration and medical research, Houston is a city with a uniquely vibrant style and flair. This truly Texas-size city is the ideal destination for traveling health care professionals looking to broaden their skills at highly respected facilities, while enjoying the city’s cosmopolitan flair, renowned arts scene and wide open spaces.

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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