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Registered Nurse - Oncology

United Health Systems San Francisco, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

 

Title: RN-Oncology

Location: San Francisco, CA

Duration: 13 weeks assignment

Shift timing: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm (Includes a 30 min break)

 

Summary

Provides professional nursing care and coordinates the delivery of oncology treatments, often in intensive care conditions, to assigned patients in a medical oncology facility, ensuring adherence to hospital or department and University policies, and nursing procedures, standards, and practices.

 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provides direct nursing care for specified patients, including appropriate supportive care and administration of chemotherapy, blood components, fluid and electrolyte replacements, and other oncology treatments as prescribed.
  • Performs nursing assessments and triage of patient care needs for new and ongoing patients.
  • Provides education to patients, families, and significant others; acts as an information resource to students, health care professionals, patients, and the public.
  • Provides family support as required, including applicable referrals and bereavement counseling.
  • Follows established departmental policies, procedures, and objectives, continuous quality improvement objectives, and safety, environmental, and/or infection control standards.
  • May train and guide other nursing and support staff engaged in clinical activities; may participate in research and related activities.
  • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

 

Requirements:

  • CA RN license,
  • Adult Outpatient Infusion RN, must have Ambulatory Oncology/Infusion experience.
  • AHA BLS, Chemo Biotherapy Cert required.
  • Experience in a Teaching Hospital/Academic; RN of at least 2 years;

United Health Systems

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San Francisco, CA
USA