Oncology Nurse - Travel - (Onc RN)

  • 381673
  • Registered Nurse
  • 3/20/2018
  • 800 NE Glen Oak Avenue
  • Peoria, IL
  • 12 D
  • 8 Weeks
  • 04/09/2018
  • NursesRx
  • Temporary
  • $31.00 - $34.00*
  • *Wages are based on average rates and may be impacted by facility budgets and seasonality and may include a combination of taxable and non-taxable earnings and reimbursements.

Job Description & Requirements

Oncology Nurse - Travel - (Onc RN)

1. General job duties. Types of procedures required. Take care of Oncology patients that are newly diagnosed, dealing with the side effects of chemo and/or radiation and disease process. Also administer to death/dying patients from multiple disease processes. Supplement census with medical patients. Assist with bone marrow biopsies. 2. Equipment utilized in the unit/dept. (Is there computerized charting, medication systems, etc.) EPIC-charting, Pyxis-meds, Alaris-pump, Sapphire-epi/peridural, wound vacs 3. Required skills and minimum years of experience. 3 years min experience. Prefer experience in oncology and/or hospice but will consider other applicants 4. Specific licensures and certifications/registrations required. (ARRT, CRT, BLS, ACLS, etc) IL RN license required BLS required, ONC and/or Bio/Chemotherapy Certification required 5. Shift or schedule requirements. (Will the employee ever work alone? Is call required? If so, how often? Are weekends required?) 12 hour shifts, 4 Weekend shift/6 wk schedule No call Must be willing to float to Med/Surg units in turn with SAMC RN staff 6. Floating to other units/departments. (If so, to which units/departments?) Yes….1 South, 3 South, 3 East, 4 East (Med-Surg Units) 7. Bed size/number of rooms for this unit/dept. 23 bed unit 8. Nurse to patient ratio of this unit. (nursing only) Days 1:5 Nights 1:6 9. Dress Code: Plain colored scrub pants. Any color scrub top. Clean, Neat and Tidy 10. Tell us about the unit/department specific training and orientation program. Orientation to Unit = 2 Days

Facility Location

Easy to access, Peoria’s metropolitan lifestyle gets together with stunning natural beauty. Discover the center of this city and its endless stretches of riverbanks and trails while you explore the unique shopping and dining adventure. The hot summers and cool winters, bring dazzle to the fall foliage and bright spring blooms in this city of cultural attraction. Peoria is also the home of University of Illinois College of Medicine.

Job Benefits

NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

About the Company

NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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