UC Davis Health System is a major driver of economic prosperity in the Sacramento region and Northern California, generating more than $3.4 billion in annual economic output and more than 20,000 jobs. As the region's only academic health center, UC Davis Health System is focused on discovering and sharing knowledge and providing the highest quality of care. We seek the following talented individual:
Nurse Per Diem/Cancer Center
Reference/Job # 036739
Cancer Center Clinics
Number of Positions: Two
Percentage of Time: Per Diem
Hours: Variable Hours
10/25/13 - This position is open until filled.
Union Information: This classification is represented by a union.
Division Descriptions: Cancer Center Clinics
Minimum Requirements: At least one year recent clinical experience in an oncology setting preferred. External candidate: BSN required. Oncology Nursing Society certification strongly preferred. ACLS preferred.
Responsibilities: Provides direct patient care to a diversified patient population, across continuum of care. Applies experience and judgment to determine the importance of a situation, set priorities, and use abstract thought to evaluate clinical situations. Participates in patient and staff education. Demonstrates leadership skills. Demonstrates accountability for own practices as defined by the Nurse Practice Act.
Requirements: Possession of valid California RN license. Graduation from an accredited school of nursing. Passing of UCDMC Performance Demonstration, Policy Review and Medication Exam.
Special Requirements: Skills, knowledge, and ability to perform functions of Clinical Nurse II job description at a proficient level. Ability to set priorities and work independently. Judgment skills to make independent clinical decisions. Skills to perform CPR. Skill to work accurately and quickly under pressure. Knowledge of medications, indications, dosage ranges, side effects, and potential toxicity. Ability to safely lift 25 lbs. and assist in moving patients, and stand on feet over extended periods. Knowledge of legal implications for clinical practice. Knowledge of, and ability to utilize principles of adult learning. Knowledge of performance improvement and research process. This position is subject to a criminal background investigation.
For additional information and to submit an Employment Application/Resume for Reference/Job # 036739, please visit http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/hr/jobs/jobs_online.html
UC Davis Health System is an EEO/AA employer