Travel Oncology Nurse - (Onc RN)

  1. Saint Louis,MO
  2. Sep 09, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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13132854 Job Description & Requirements
Oncology Nurse - (Onc RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 D Pay Rate: $36.00 - 38.00

This position is in Radiation Oncology. Seeking an RN who is ACLS-certified to care for patients in our procedure area. The nurse is not directly involved in the administration of radiation treatments but does prep and monitor patients as needed.
This nurse will also assist in our outpatient clinic as needed, primarily working with patients who are seeing the physician for consultation and monitoring of radiation treatment.


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
Newly Reactivated Account--only send candidates who will accept if offered.
Strict DNC Facility
MO RN Lic or compact lic
BLS


Preferred Qualifications
Chemo Certification

Facility Location
America's "Gateway to the West," St. Louis is best known for its landmark skyscraper arch and as the home of Anheuser-Busch. Stroll downtown along the banks of the Mississippi, browse quaint boutiques and galleries or get into the spirit of the city at a ballgame. Travelers relish the warmth and ambiance of this historical city, as well as the excellent travel assignments at its top medical facilities.

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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