Providence Health & Services Infusion Nurse - RN - Infusion Center in Santa Monica, California
Providence is calling a Full Time, Day Shift Infusion Registered Nurse to our Ambulatory Cancer Center at Providence Saint John's Health Center Santa Monica, CA.
In this position you will:
Assess to diagnose and treat human response to actual or potential health problems through such activities as health teaching, health counseling and provision of care supportive to or restorative of life and well-being
Be guided by the knowledge of base principles of nursing on the spiritual needs, and on physical/psychosocial sciences
Ensures that the quality of patient care meets all accrediting, bioethical, and professional standards
Perform physical assessment
Perform ongoing assessment of patients and patient care area
Care for Oncology/Medical-Surgical patients requiring nursing observation/management for the conditions/therapies in the Outpatient setting, including, but not limited to: chemotherapy, Biologics, blood transfusions, oncologic emergencies, acute and chronic pain and symptom management
Required qualifications for this position include:
Current California Registered Nurse ( RN ) license
Current Basic Life Support ( BLS ) certification for Healthcare Providers from the American Heart Association
Current Chemotherapy / Biotherapy certification or obtained within 2 weeks of hire.
Prior experience at staff position
Recent chemo / biotherapy experience
Ability to deal effectively with many people across a broad range of cultural backgrounds and ages
Ability to work independently with little or no supervision
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing ( BSN )
Oncology Certified Nurse ( OCN )
About the hospital you will serve:
Providence Saint John’s Health Center in Santa Monica, California, is part of Providence Health & Services, an integrated, not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, medical clinics, home health services, affiliated services and educational facilities in the western United States. Founded in 1942, Providence Saint John’s Health Center enjoys a reputation for clinical excellence across many disciplines.
The 266-bed health center has a medical staff of more than 900 physicians, 1,800 employees and a host of volunteers who share a commitment to providing quality care for all.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Clinic/Ambulatory Care Nursing
Location: California-Santa Monica
Req ID: 228965