Cedars-Sinai Registered Nurse - Infusion Center - Nights in Los Angeles, California

Job Posting: At Cedars-Sinai, the Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute doesn't treat all cancers the same. There are more than 20 cancer centers, programs or specialized services that specialize in treatment and leading edge research into specific forms of cancer. These centers and programs provide patient centered care and state-of-the-art diagnostic, therapeutic and surgical procedures. Summary of Essential Job Duties: The Clinician II, a Registered Nurse, serves in a leadership role and delivers direct patient care to assigned population. Demonstrates independence in assessing patient care needs and learning needs on routine and complex adult and geriatric patients to develop plan of care. Plans care and education based on disease process and desired patient outcomes. Ensures continuity of services provided to patients across all healthcare settings, utilizing protocols and/or clinical pathways, as appropriate.

Qualification Requirements/Preferences:

Education Certifications/Licensure Experience Physical Abilities Educational Requirements:

BSN preferred

License/Certification/Registration Requirements:

Active RN license in the State of California

A current BLS certification from the AHA

Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN) preferred

Experience:

Competency in intravenous skills and vascular access device management

A minimum of 2 years of experience in Oncology nursing

Physical Demands: (e.g., lifting, standing, walking)

Ability to lift materials and boxes under 20 pounds.

Frequent need for adequated pitch and volume. Frequent need for auditory perception and acuity.

Equipment: Venous Access Devices, Infusion Pumps. Medical Accessories (i.e. blood pressure cuff, stethoscope, etc.) Computer, Telephone, Fax Machine

Keywords: Registered Nurse, Oncology, Cancer, Infusion, Chemotherapy, Hospital, Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, California