Travel Oncology Nurse - (Onc RN)
- Sep 09, 2017
- Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
13109238 Job Description & Requirements
Oncology Nurse - (Onc RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 10 D Pay Rate: $29.00 - 31.00
As a top provider of care to their community, this Medical Oncology/Tele unit prides itself on optimal patient outcomes with compassionate care. This position presents a great opportunity to learn the latest technologies while enhancing your professional experience 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.
1. 3 years Oncol
2. Chemo certified
4. CA lic.
About the Facility
Founded 100 years ago as a biomedical research, treatment, and education institute, this medical center is recognized worldwide for its compassionate patient care, innovative science, and translational research. As one of only 41 National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers nation-wide, it is a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. This center extends its influence internationally and gains high esteem by championing the fight to conquer cancer, diabetes, HIV/AIDS, and other life-threatening diseases.
Located on historic US Route 66, Duarte is one of Los Angeles County's most livable cities. Culture seekers will want to take in the rich history of the Spanish missions and the California Ranchos, while fans of the outdoors will delight in the hiking and camping options afforded to Duarte residents by the city's proximity to the San Gabriel Mountains. With downtown LA just a short drive away, Duarte residents can enjoy the perks of California's biggest city and the comforts of a smaller hometown.
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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