As a Clinical Nurse, you will provide direct nursing care, infusion therapy and related care to patients in our Community Oncology Practice. You will be responsible for patient assessment and evaluation, preparation and administration of chemotherapeutic agents and other intravenous drugs, patient education and psychosocial support.
California RN license
BSN or MSN
ONS Chemotherapy/Biotherapy certification
APHON Chemotherapy/Biotherapy certification within 1 year of employment
Ability to push, pull or carry 30 pounds or more
Ability to float to other locations within a certain radius as needed for staffing issues
Knowledge of the Oncology patient population and practice operations
Background with all aspects of infusion therapy in an oncology setting
Excellent blood withdrawal and IV skills
Knowledge and skill in central line catheters
OCN Certification, PICC Line Certification (preferred)
2 years of recent acute care/outpatient oncology experience (preferred)
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
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