Cedars-Sinai Registered Nurse IV - Outpatient Oncology Infusion Center - 10-Hour Day Shift in Los Angeles, California
Do you have a passion for the highest clinical quality and patient happiness? Would you like to use your expert clinical competencies with an organization known nationally for excellence in cancer treatment, research and education? We would be happy to hear from you! Please consider the following exciting opportunity with one of the most outstanding and dynamic places to work in California as your next career move.
The Samuel Oschin Cancer Center , nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report, treats more than 60 types of cancer. Its team of experts works to create a treatment plan to meet each patient's specific needs. The center's outpatient infusion center offers chemotherapy and supportive services, including 18 private rooms for treatment sessions six hours or longer.
Summary of Essential Duties:
Serves as a clinical and operational resource for all nursing activities in the department
Oversees and authorizes incidental overtime
Provides assistance to co-workers, new staff, temporary staff and students
Delegates and assigns tasks to licensed and unlicensed health care workers within the scope of their job responsibilities
Coaches and supports nursing staff in the application of advanced clinical skills and critical thinking to support patient care activities
Evaluates, facilitates and promotes patient flow, coordinates discharge planning and team rounding as applicable
Assumes responsibility for mentoring, coaching and staff development, acts as change champion
Contributes to performance evaluations
Champions department improvement activities
Evaluates and works to improve the process of patient care delivery within the unit and service centers
Provides expert comprehensive direct and indirect care to the specific populations needs, including cultural, spiritual, age, psychosocial, communication, gender, sexual orientation, economic, education, family and condition needs
- BSN (Bachelor of Science, Nursing) required
Current, unrestricted California RN license required
OCN certification required (or willing to obtain within one year of service)
ONS Chemotherapy and Biotherapy Provider Card required
BLS from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross required
A minimum of 5 years of Oncology nursing experience required
Charge Nurse experience preferred
Must be a Clinical Nurse III for at least 1 year to be promoted within the clinical ladder
Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.