Chemo Infusion RN III - BSN FT 12 Hrs.

Location
Duarte, CA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jan 10, 2018
Closes
Jan 25, 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Requisition #:

About City of Hope

City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 5,000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy.

Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation's 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.

Position Summary:

The 3C Clinic is comprised of 10 chemotherapy infusion rooms and three infusion chairs, and includes a patient/family waiting and learning center, clinical laboratory space, patient call center operations, clinician workroom and telephone triage. Services include:

Chemotherapy/Targeted therapies/Biologic therapies

Transfusions/Antibiotic/Electrolyte replacement/Hydration therapies

Intraperitoneal chemotherapy/liver pump refill and management

Patient call c-center activities

Peripheral stem cell reinfusion

Pain management

Diagnostic labs testing/Vascular access device management

Care associated with clinical trials/Pharmacokinetics

Assessment and management of disease and/or treatment side effects/Patient teaching

Hematologic therapy (growth factors, gammagard, etc.

Position Qualifications:

Minimum Education:

  • If hired before May 1, 2012: Graduate from nursing school with a diploma, Associate Degree or Bachelor's Degree in Nursing. If hired after May 1, 2012, Bachelor's Degree or Master's degree in Nursing is required.

Minimum Experience:

  • Three to five years related experience

Required Courses/Training:

Req. Certification/Licensure:

  • California RN license

  • Basic Life Support

  • Chemo Certification

City of Hope is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.