Registered Nurse - Outpatient Oncology - Travel - (RN-OPOnc) - Houston, Texas - NurseRecruiter.com

Travel/Contract Nursing Job in
Houston , Texas

  • Employer: Onward Healthcare
  • Profession: Registered Nurse
  • Specialty: Hematology / Oncology

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Job Description & Requirements
Registered Nurse - Outpatient Oncology - (RN-OPOnc)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 8 D Pay Rate: $1394.00 - 1537.00

The role of this RN in this clinic is to provide customer service to our patient while coordinating and maintaining clinic flow.

Their daily tasks are as follows:
" Coordinate for Gamma knife procedures
" Complete standard screenings such as pain, fall, international exposure, distress, allergy, medication update, vitals, etc.
" Complete patient education as appropriate, expected the nurse will need assistance with this piece if the nurse does not have radiation experience
" The nurse will see consult appointments, weekly see appointments (these are patients currently receiving treatment who must see a physician every 5 treatments to help manager symptoms from treatment), and follow ups.
" The nurse will initiate the insurance clearance process for our billing team to complete.
" Triage consult requests
" Triage phone calls for symptom management
" Entering technical appointment charges and supply charges as appropriate
" Collaboration with interdisciplinary teams such as the Brain and Spine center, DI, social work, nutrition, schedulers, Medical Assistants, etc.



Required Qualifications
TX RN LIC
BLS
Experienced outpatient clinic RN needed. The ideal candidate will have 3 or more years of oncology outpatient clinical experience or 3 years outpatient clinic experience.Multiple travel assignments at large teaching hospitals.

Preferred Qualifications
Experience in Radiation Oncology outpatient clinic preferred
Chemo Certification.
EPIC experience a plus.

About the Facility
Established along with two other centers by the National Cancer Act of 1971, this facility is one of the country's most revered and longstanding dedicated cancer centers. The Joint Commission accredited institution's name is synonymous with high quality, compassionate, cutting edge cancer care. The hospital is a Magnet designated facility and for nine of the past 11 years, including 2012, MD Anderson has ranked No. 1 in cancer care in the “Best Hospitals” survey published by U.S. News & World Report. It is consistently a frontrunner in cancer research and treatment and regarded as one of the finest cancer treatment facilities in the USA.

Facility Location
From rodeos and performing arts to space exploration and medical research, Houston is a city with a uniquely vibrant style and flair. This truly Texas-size city is the ideal destination for traveling health care professionals looking to broaden their skills at highly respected facilities, while enjoying the city’s cosmopolitan flair, renowned arts scene and wide open spaces.

Job Benefits
Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:



Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits


Medical plans with dental and vision


Complimentary, high-quality private housing


401(k) and flex spending options


Life insurance


Accident and short-term disability coverage


Free continuing education (CE) courses


Travel allowances


Guaranteed pay program


Tuition discount program


Referral bonuses




About the Company
Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation’s top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.

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Job Requirements

Please see job description.

Location

Houston, Texas

Employment Type

Travel/Contract

Employer

Onward Healthcare

Date Posted

Mar 18th, 2019

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