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POST DATE 9/12/2016
END DATE 10/24/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONThere are 5 direct hire opportunities for Oncology RNs to work either in Scottsdale, Glendale or Phoenix. Responsible for implementation of clinical care for oncology patients under the direction and supervision of the practitioners. Clinical nurses will support practitioners within the practice as well as act as advocates and educators for the patients and their family members. Patient care will be considered as both approved regimens as well as those being given as part of the clinical research program.
?Communicates well with patients, medical staff, and co-workers; maintains an environment of caring, concern, and support
?Handles, administers and disposes of conventional and investigational chemotherapeutic agents
?Maintains superior skills in peripheral IV access and venous access devices
?Possesses ability to implement treatment plan and execute orders as written by practitioners, including multiple drug regimens
?Adheres to investigational treatment schedule including timed infusions and multiple blood draws
?Coordinates patient care and complete of documentation in a timely manner according to company policy
?Assists practitioners with assessment and review of treatment related side effects and provides appropriate nursing interventions
?Evaluates laboratory results and notifies practitioners of critical values; prepares for change of treatment based on laboratory results
?Possesses ability to manage multiple patient treatments in a fast paced environment
?Assists in management of clinic supplies and equipment and place orders with vendors as applicable
?Keeps the Physicians and Practice Administrator informed of any significant information and/or patient issues
?Other duties as assigned
?Current Arizona Registered Nursing License
?Current BLS certification
?Minimum 1 year experience with oncology patients
?Oncology Certified Nurse certification (OCN) preferred
?Must be detailed oriented, ability to multi-task, problem solve, and prioritize in busy clinical environment
?Ability to assess and meet educational needs of patients and families
?Excellent communication skills both verbal and written.
We are an equal employment opportunity employer and will consider all qualified candidates without regard to disability or protected veteran status.