RN- Oncology

<strong>We have thousands of Healthcare positions that need to be filled immediately.</strong>

San Francisco CA

Star Nursing, Inc.

<p>Star Nursing, Inc. is owned and operated by Registered Nurses with more than twenty years experience in the healthcare industry. We are committed to hiring and placing the best Nurses and Health Care Professionals in positions throughout the United States. With offices in Arizona, California, Florida, Louisiana, and Texas, Star Nursing maintains a team of professionals who provide exceptional service to address your needs. You will have peace of mind knowing you are working with one of the most trusted and dedicated Healthcare Staffing Agencies in the industry.&nbsp;</p> http://starnursing.com/

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13 week contract

$85/hr

Overview: Star Nursing, Inc. is committed to your success. Our team of professionals are there when you need them and strive to fulfill your needs. Star Nursing has many years of experience in the industry and working with nursing professionals like YOU! We pride ourselves with our high retention rate and anticipate you will enjoy your assignments and experience with our company.Let<span class="apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span><strong><em>US</em></strong><span class="apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span>work for<span class="apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span><em><strong>YOU</strong></em>!
Responsibilities: <p><strong>Responsibilities: </strong></p> <p><strong>&nbsp;</strong></p> <ul> <li>Oncology nurses play a significant part in the health care team, as he or she works in all aspects of cancer care.</li> <li>Oncology nurses integrate their technical skills, scientific knowledge, and caring attitude to aid those living with cancer, including their families &ndash; starting from diagnosis, treatment, then survivor-ship to end-of-life care.</li> <li>Oncology nurses assume a variety of roles when providing care for patients with cancer.</li> <li>From being an educator for family members to administration of patient treatment, nurses working for cancer patients should possess a broad range of clinical skills to be effective in the workplace. While most oncology nurses find employment in hospitals, others are employed in outpatient facilities.</li> <li>Review your health history</li> <li>Assess and monitor your physical and emotional status</li> <li>Keep track of your laboratory, pathology and imaging studies</li> <li>Safely administer medications, fluids and cancer treatments (e.g., chemotherapy)</li> <li>Collaborate with your doctors and other clinicians about your treatment plan</li> <li>Help you understand the disease, your treatment plan and possible side effects</li> <li>Help translate complex medical terminology and answer questions</li> <li>Communicate with your doctors on your behalf</li> <li>Help you plan for and manage symptoms throughout treatment</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><strong>Requirements</strong></p> <p><strong>&nbsp;</strong></p> <ul> <li>CA- RN - license in good standing</li> <li>2 years of current acute care / hospital experience</li> <li>Recent Travel experience</li> <li>Oncology /Chemo Certified</li> <li>Adult Chemotherapy, Oncology, Hematology and BMT experience</li> <li>BLS &ndash; Current</li> <li>2- Current- clinical references</li> <li>Current &ndash; Physical (within-12 months)</li> <li>Current &ndash; PPD (within- 12 months)</li> <li>Titers- MMR/Varicella/Hep A,B,C</li> <li>Tdap and Flu vaccine &ndash; current</li> <li>Respiratory fit testing (within 12 months)</li> <li>Must be able to pass a back ground screening</li> <li>Must be able to pass urine drug testing</li> </ul>