Cedars-Sinai Registered Nurse II - Oncology Clinic Triage - Beverly Hills in Beverly Hills, California
Would you like to be part of an organization that is committed to delivering the highest quality of medical care to our patients? Do you have a passion for using your nursing skills in a state-of-the-art clinical environment? Tower Hematology Oncology offers the most appropriate and current diagnostic and therapeutic modalities in an honest, encouraging, supportive and compassionate manner. We are committed to ensuring our patients are provided with comprehensive hematological and oncological care including conventional, innovative, and investigational modalities.
As a Clinical Nurse II, you will deliver direct care to assigned adult and or geriatric patients in an ambulatory setting. Nursing care is delivered using standards of care by following approved policies and procedures.
Summary of Essential Duties:
Provide patient education specifically regarding chemotherapy agents and possible side effects
Triages patient phone calls regarding questions and symptoms related to their treatment.
Communicates effectively with members of the multidisciplinary team
Utilizes nursing process to perform, coordinate and supervise patient assessments, develop and revise patient care plans, and provide nursing interventions
Demonstrates critical thinking and performance in the coordination, implementation and documentation of patient care and consistently performs according to the standards of the profession
Provides and documents patient, family education and teaching
Demonstrates knowledge about protection of human subjects in research, approval of research through the Research Compliance Office, and control of research projects in the clinical area
Greet patients and provide an initial nursing evaluation as needed
Prepare patients for provider by reviewing current medications and record in medical record as needed
Assist provider in examination/procedure rooms as needed
Perform designated diagnostic tests as directed by provider
Draw, prepare designated lab work and/or specimens
Administer immunization, injections, oral or IV medications
Assist in follow-up scheduling needs
Graduate of an accredited nursing program required
Current, unrestricted California RN license required
BLS from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross required
ONS chemotherapy/biotherapy certificate preferred or willing to obtain
A minimum of 1 year of oncology nursing experience required (inpatient or outpatient infusion setting)
Oncology or non-oncology infusion experience required
Willing to train a candidate passionate in caring for Oncology patients
Demonstrated IV skills required
Basic knowledge of common chemotherapy agents and side effects required
Keywords: Registered Nurse, RN, Oncology, Cancer, Triage, Outpatient, Clinic, Healthcare, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, CA, California
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