Infusion Registered Nurse (RN) - Paris, TX

Employer
US Oncology
Location
Paris Texas
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Feb 12, 2021
Closes
Mar 12, 2021
Ref
MCKEA008717664
Specialty
IV Therapy, Med / Surg
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Position Summary:
Texas Oncology is looking for an Infusion Registered Nurse (RN) to join our team!  This position will work and support our Paris, TX. location; 3550 NE Loop 286, Paris, TX. 75460.  This is a full-time Monday-Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm position, with no weekends, on-call, or major holidays. Texas Oncology is the largest community oncology provider in the country and has approximately 600+ providers in 220+ sites across Texas and southeastern Oklahoma.  Our founders pioneered community-based cancer care because they believed in making the best available cancer care accessible to all communities, allowing people to fight cancer at home with the critical support of family and friends nearby. Our mission is still the same today—at Texas Oncology, we use leading-edge technology and research to deliver high-quality, high-touch, evidence-based cancer care to help our patients achieve “More breakthroughs. More victories.” ® in their fight against cancer.  Today, Texas Oncology treats half of all Texans diagnosed with cancer on an annual basis.

Why work for us?
Come join our team that is responsible for helping lead Texas Oncology in treating more patient diagnosed with cancer than any other provider in Texas.  We offer our employees a competitive benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short-term and Long-term disability coverage, a generous PTO program, a 401k plan that comes with a company match, a Wellness program that rewards you practicing a healthy lifestyle, and lots of other great perks such as Tuition Reimbursement, an Employee Assistance program, and discounts on some of your favorite retailers.

The ideal candidate for the Infusion Registered Nurse (RN) will have the following background and experience:
 
  • Graduate from an accredited program for professional nursing education
  • Mid-level experienced candidate.
  • Minimum of 2 years nursing experience, preferably in an oncology environment
  • Current RN state license with the State Board of Nursing in practicing state
  • Current CPR certification required
  • Strong IV skills desired
  • In-Patient or Out-Patient Chemotherapy experience preferred.
What does the Infusion Registered Nurse (RN) do?
Under general supervision, the Registered Nurse (RN) provides professional nursing care for patients adhering to national and company standards and guidelines for specialty regulations; must recognize physical, psychological, and spiritual aspects of care and participates in companywide quality initiatives; supports and adheres to the US Oncology Compliance Program, to include the Code of Ethics and Business Standards.

The essential duties and responsibilities: 
  • Demonstrates knowledge of age specific differences in the patient population, including physiological and developmental differences unique to each group.
  • Assesses and monitors therapy of patients using appropriate technical skills under the direction and supervision of a physician.
  • Performs venipuncture, accesses implanted ports, and maintains central venous access devices and alternate delivering systems.
  • Triages patient/family phone calls as needed and documents relevant information in the patient's chart.
  • Assesses patient/family needs and provides teaching.
Texas Oncology is part of the US Oncology Network and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

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The US Oncology Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

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