Duarte, CA
Feb 03, 2018
Feb 28, 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Requisition #12728

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 1D Clinic is comprised of 6 chemotherapy infusion rooms and 8 infusion chairs, and includes a patient/family waiting and learning center operational 365 days a year. Services include:

Chemotherapy/Targeted therapies/Biologic therapies

Transfusions/Antibiotic/Electrolyte replacement/Hydration therapies

Administration of intravesical treatments and management

Management of graft vs host disease using targeted therapies

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.

Management of research/clinical trial therapies (weekends)

Management of post bone marrow transplant antifungal/antiviral therapies

Position Qualifications:

Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration

  • A.D.N. (Associate Degree in Nursing ) or BSN (Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing) preferred.

  • 3years of recent clinical RN experience in chemo administration.

  • Current California RN License.

  • Current American Heart Association BLS

  • ** (Internal Clinical Nurse in Job Code 9011, 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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