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Registered Nurse II - Surgical Oncology Clinic

Los Angeles, California

Overview

Make a difference in Nursing at Cedars-Sinai. Use your compassion, expertise and dedication in work that truly matters – improving the lives of our patients in their most vulnerable times. As a Nurse at Cedars-Sinai you'll work alongside some of the most talented staff in the industry and be exposed to innovative research and technology. Nurses at Cedars-Sinai are expected to be among the best in the industry and are given support to do something incredible – for yourself and for others.

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  • Detail-oriented
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  • Good Listener

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  • New-Graduate Nurse (Registered Nurse I) leads to Licensed Practical Nurse.
  • Registered Nurse II leads to Registered Nurse
  • Registered Nurse III ends this path
  • Registered Nurse IV ends this path

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Responsibilities

Requisition # HRC0467276A

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.

A Clinical Nurse II (CN II) is a competent clinician who provides nursing care in a skilled and effective manner. You will utilize appropriate decision-making skills and exhibit competence in the technical, interpersonal and cognitive abilities required to independently and safely manage routine patient assignment. The Clinical Nurse II establishes a plan of care, sets goals, determines priorities, and provides care within established standards of practice.

Summary of Essential Duties:

  • Assist in clinic with patient preparation for minor procedures such as biopsy or wound care. Responsibilities to include collect and laboratory specimens, provide pateint education, assist with scheduling follow up appointments, assist with home health arrangements.
  • Prepare for clinic  by obtaining pateint records, provide pateint education regarding presurgical testing. Provide phone triage for pateint questions concerns.
  • Provide wound care, IV insertion, PICC or port blood draw, and medications as ordered by physician.
  • Provides and accurately documents direct and indirect patient care services that ensures the safety, comfort, personal hygiene, and protection of patients in a timely manner
  • Administration of medications and therapeutic agents necessary to implement treatment, disease prevention, or rehabilitative plan of care
  • Performs skin tests, immunizations, phlebotomy and the initiation of peripheral venous access
  • Implements appropriate reporting, referrals and care in accordance with standardized procedures
  • Initiates emergency procedures when indicated
  • Demonstrates knowledge and is able to identify and make special adjustments as required to the specific populations needs, including cultural, spiritual, age, psychosocial, communication, gender, sexual orientation, economic, education, family and condition needs
 
 
 
 
 
 

Education:

  • Graduate of an accredited nursing program required
  • Bachelor of Science, Nursing (BSN) preferred

License/Certifications:

  • Current, unrestricted California RN License required
  • BLS from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross required

Experience:

  • A minimum of 1 year of acute care nursing experience required
  • Oncology nursing experience preferred
  • Competency in intravenous skills and vascular access device management required

 

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Keywords: Registered Nurse, RN, Cancer, Oncology, Procedure, Surgical, Outpatient, Hospital, Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, California

  • Working Title: Registered Nurse II - Surgical Oncology Clinic
  • Department: OCC-Clinic Exams
  • Business Entity: Service Lines & Ops
  • City: Los Angeles
  • Job Category: Nursing
  • Job Specialty: Nursing
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Shift Length: 8 hour shift
  • Shift Type: Day

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Cedars-Sinai will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.

At Cedars-Sinai, we are dedicated to the safety, health and wellbeing of our patients and employees. This includes protecting our patients from communicable diseases, such as influenza (flu). For this reason, we require that all new employees receive a flu vaccine based on the seasonal availability of flu vaccine (typically during September through March each year) as a condition of employment, and annually thereafter as a condition of continued employment.

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