JOB REQUIREMENTSOncology/Onc Registered Nurse (RN) Local JobOncology (Onc) nurses supervise and provide nursing care to cancer patients.Oncology/Onc RN Responsibilities:
Oncology Registered Nurses integrate their technical skills, scientific knowledge, and caring attitude to aid those living with cancer, including their families starting from diagnosis, treatment, and then survivor-ship to end-of-life care.
The Oncology RN reviews health history
Assess and monitor physical and emotional status
Keep track of laboratory, pathology and imaging studies
Safely administer medications, fluids and cancer treatments (e.g., chemotherapy)
Collaborate with doctors and other clinicians about treatment plans. Create individualized care plans on patients under their supervision and care.
Help patients to understand the disease, proposed treatment plan and possible side effects.
Educate patients and the families regarding treatment expectations.
Help patients plan for and manage symptoms throughout treatment
Help translate complex medical terminology and answer questions
Communicate with doctors on behalf of the patient
Recognize and treat cancer-related issues.
Participate in research to enhance treatment protocols assigned to cancer patients.
Give supportive resources to both the patient and the families to promote positive outlook.
Watch and record the patient s progress on a constant basis.
Chart the patient s response to treatment and medication.
The RN performs other position related duties as assigned
BENEFITS OF BEING GIFTED!
Refer a nurse for this position and earn up to $1500 referral bonus when he/she completes a minimum of 8-week assignment. Refer a nurse for a PRN position, and earn $250 once he/she completes three shifts.
Same Day or Weekly Pay
Ability to work in premier facilities
Access to Chief Nursing Officer 24-7
Access to Social Worker 24-7
Group Health insurance benefits:
Short and Long Term Disability
Benefits of being a GIFTED TRAVEL NURSE
Private housing and housing allowance
Personal Career Coach
Extremely competitive personalized pay package
ABOUT GIFTED HEALTHCAREGIFTED Healthcare is a company that believes in the power of one person to make a difference in patient care. Join the ranks of our rapidly growing team of healthcare professionals, and become that difference!
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