Chemo Infusion RN III - BSN FT 12 Hrs.

Location
Duarte, CA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jan 12, 2018
Closes
Jan 18, 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Requisition #:12534

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 nationâ&tm;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 8 infusion chairs, and includes a patient/family waiting and learning center. Services include:

Chemotherapy/Targeted therapies/Biologic therapies

Transfusions/Antibiotic/Electrolyte replacement/Hydration therapies

Intraperitoneal chemotherapy/liver pump refill and management

Patient call center activities

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.

Alopecia management via scalp hypothermia

Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration:

  • ADN (Associate Degree in Nursing) and / or BSN (Bachelor of Science in Nursing) preferred.

  • 3 years of clinical experience in chemotherapy/infusion in an outpatient setting**

  • Current California RN License

  • American Heart Association BLS

  • Chemo certified prefered

** (Internal Clinical Nurse in Job Code 9020, 9013, or 9014)

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.

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