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Registered Nurse - RN (Per Diem)

Pleasant Hill, CA · Per Diem · Intermediate

About The Position

Our Medical Oncology division is currently hiring for a per diem Registered Nurse in the Infusion Department at our Pleasant Hill location. If you have 2 years experience in Oncology administering chemotherapy, bio and immunotherapy drugs than this position may be for you. You will work closely with Physicians and medical staff to plan and provide the highest quality of care to patients. The nurse Provides emotional support and education to patients and families as needed and ensures that standard operating and safety procedures are adhered to.

  • Provides oncology nursing services to patients with emphasis on nursing judgments to assist patients in attaining their optimum level of wellness within a framework of stated outcomes including coordinating care with physicians, patients, and medical staff
  • Compounds and administers antineoplastic agents
  • Resolves patient issues and concerns as required including triage of phone calls
  • Provides patient education and teaching as needed
  • Coordinates patient care activities with ancillary service providers
  • Maintains working knowledge of chemotherapy mixing and preparation of supportive drugs; mixes chemotherapy as assigned

Requirements

  • 2 years experience in oncology, administering chemo, bio and immunotherapy drugs
  • Licensed as Registered Nurse (RN) in the state of California
  • Local BioChemotherapy Certification required
  • Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN) desired
  • BSN, preferred
  • Current CPR/BLS certification
  • Candidate must demonstrate appropriate technical skills for the administration/mixing of chemotherapy and other medications including venipuncture and central line access and infusion devices
  • Individual must also possess excellent communication skills and a positive customer service attitude
  • Must maintain continuing education requirements and protocols for chemotherapy administration

We Offer The Following

  • Competitive Salary
  • Medical, Dental & Vision (85% of premiums paid by employer)
  • Company Paid Life & Accidental Death & Dismemberment benefits
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • 401K Profit Sharing Plan
  • Paid Time Off & Sick Time
  • 9 Paid Holidays
  • Other Ancillary Benefits
  • Educational benefits
  • Commitment to long term employees
  • Fun Work Environment
  • And Opportunity to work among some of the great MD's in the Bay Area

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