Welcome to Simply Hired!

Like what you see here? Check out more Registered Nurses like this one.

Show Me More

RN- Per Diem RN Community Oncology Practice Irvine

Apply Now

Company: UCLA Health System

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Date Posted: April 30, 2014

Source: UCLA Health System

Under supervision of the Charge Nurse or Director, provide direct nursing care, infusion therapy and documentation to patients in the Community Oncology Practice. Major functions include: patient assessment, patient evaluation and preparation and administration of chemotherapeutic agents and other intravenous drugs, patient education and psychosocial support.

Knowledge of the Oncology patient population and practice operations. Knowledge of all aspects of infusion therapy in an oncology setting . Ability to organize, prioritize, and follow through for multiple patient treatments on an ongoing basis. Excellent blood withdrawal and IV skills. Possession of current California RN license. Minimum of two years of acute care/Oncology outpatient experience. Experience to accurately screen and triage acute patient. Knowledge to recognize abnormal laboratory values and report to Physicians. Skill in usage of medical diagnostic equipment, as well as working knowledge of instruments and supplies required to perform necessary blood tests and provide infusion therapy. Ability to accept ...

Under supervision of the Charge Nurse or Director, provide direct nursing care, infusion therapy and documentation to patients in the Community Oncology Practice. Major functions include: patient assessment, patient evaluation and preparation and administration of chemotherapeutic agents and other intravenous drugs, patient education and psychosocial support.

Knowledge of the Oncology patient population and practice operations. Knowledge of all aspects of infusion therapy in an oncology setting . Ability to organize, prioritize, and follow through for multiple patient treatments on an ongoing basis. Excellent blood withdrawal and IV skills. Possession of current California RN license. Minimum of two years of acute care/Oncology outpatient experience. Experience to accurately screen and triage acute patient. Knowledge to recognize abnormal laboratory values and report to Physicians. Skill in usage of medical diagnostic equipment, as well as working knowledge of instruments and supplies required to perform necessary blood tests and provide infusion therapy. Ability to accept direction from leadership and act promptly. Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with patients, peers, physicians and administrators. Skill in listening perceptively, conveying awareness and responding to patients and visitors with health concerns using tact. Ability to interact diplomatically and sympathetically with patients, their families, and general public in a high volume, clinical setting. Skill in performing with frequent interruptions an/or distractions including the ability to accept equivocal circumstances and respond to changing priorities and deadlines. Ability to maintain equanimity in the face of resistance, indifference, and hostility. Ability to maintain confidentiality and to work with sensitive and confidential information using discretion and judgment and discretion.
BSN strongly preferred 2 yrs or greater Oncology Experience

Show more

Other jobs you might like

  • RN Level I Trauma Center Emergency

    UCLA Health System

    - Los Angeles, CA

    Under general supervision provide professional nursing care of patients in a Level 1 Trauma ER. Assess, plan, develop, implement and evaluate patient care plans. Provide guidance...

    12 days ago from UCLA Health System
  • CLINICAL CLAIMS REVIEW NURSE - COAST HEALTHCARE MANAGEMENT

    Tenet Healthcare

    - Lakewood, CA

    Implements and manages the Clinical Claims Review process for Coast Healthcare Management (CHM), and insures that policies and procedures are maintained while adhering to state...

    11 days ago from Tenet Healthcare
  • Postpartum Registered Nurse

    Medstaff Healthcare Solutions

    - Santa Monica, CA

    MedStaff has an opportunity in Los Angeles, CA for a Postpartum Travel Nurse. For over 21 years, MedStaff has been placing travel nurses and healthcare professionals across the...

    4 days ago from MedStaff Healthcare Solutions
  • RN Clinical Nurse OBGYN Nurse - Santa Monica

    NEW

    UCLA Health System

    - Los Angeles, CA

    The Clinical Nurse 2 provides all clinical nursing services and support to the Santa Monica GYN Sub-Specialty group. This position also participates in the coordination of patient...

    16 hours ago from UCLA Health System
  • Registered Nurse – Telemetry

    Best Places For Medical Jobs

    - Los Angeles, CA

    It’s a great time to move your nursing career to Los Angeles, California! Southern California offers an awesome lifestyle! Various coastal communities and cosmopolitan cities as...

    4 days ago from Best Places for Medical Jobs
  • Laparoscopic Clinical Specialist-RN

    NEW

    Clinical Search Group

    - Los Angeles, CA

    Position: Laparoscopic Clinical Specialist Location: Los Angeles, CA Position Summary: Great opportunity for a Registered Nurse, PA, NP, or Surgical Tech that has a...

    1 day ago from HealthJobsNationwide.com
  • Registered Nurse II Competent/Seasonal - Med

    NEW

    Yuma Medical Center

    - Vernon, CA

    Travel to Arizona! The competent RN has mastered basic technical and organizational nursing skills. He or she is skilled in evaluating patient responses and uses past experiences...

    12 hours ago from Yuma Medical Center
  • Psychiatric Registered Nurse

    NEW

    Medstaff Healthcare Solutions

    - Northridge, CA

    MedStaff has an opportunity in Los Angeles, CA for a Psychiatric Travel Nurse. For over 21 years, MedStaff has been placing travel nurses and healthcare professionals across the...

    1 day ago from MedStaff Healthcare Solutions
  • Registered Nurse - Critical Care - Charge

    NEW

    All Med Search

    - West Los Angeles, CA

    Registered Nurse - Critical Care - Charge Critical Care Charge RN - Day Shift. Weekends and one shift during the week Self scheduling done every 6 weeks. Critical Care...

    1 day ago from HealthJobsNationwide.com
  • PDRN - Per Diem Nurse Medical/Surgical-Nights

    NEW

    UCLA Health System

    - Los Angeles, CA

    Under general supervision provide professional nursing care of patient. Assess plan, develop, document and evaluate patient care plans. Provide guidance to team members by...

    20 hours ago from UCLA Health System

Show Me More

Were you satisfied with these results? Yes | No
Thank you for your feedback!