Job Description

Employment Status:
Full time
Job Function:
Nursing/Patient Care

Infusion Registered Nurse – Full Time

 

We Fight Cancer: Care That Never Quits®

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) delivers an extraordinary patient experience we call Patient Empowered Care®. We deliver state-of-the-art, high quality care through an integrative model where a team of experts puts patients at the center of their own care. Every day, you will help patients win the fight against cancer. Every day is challenging and rewarding beyond your imagination.

 

A Culture of Teamwork, Empowerment & Development

CTCA provides Stakeholders with exceptional support and easy access to a wide range of tools and resources they need to bring the best of themselves, every day. Our benefits, wellness, and compensation programs lead the market. We provide extensive training and career development opportunities that encourage professional and personal growth—it is a point of pride. We empower our Stakeholders to deliver the highest standard of care, which we call the Mother Standard®.

 

Position Overview

The responsibilities the Infusion Center Registered Nurse (RN) include, but are not limited to, chemotherapy administration, blood product administration, hydration, intravenous catheter care, access of VAD, medication administration, venipuncture, inhalation treatments, intraperitoneal administration, patient and family education, emergency care of patients, patient follow-up and scheduling procedures. Evaluates and educates patients on symptom management following ONS guidelines for cancer nursing practice. Coordinates care with physicians and support staff in other departments in care of infusion patients. Attends a minimum of one oncology conference per year. Evaluates and educates patients on symptom management following department guidelines. Provides patient education related to disease and treatment. Adjusts to infusion staffing needs under the direction of the manager/team leader to include other related job duties. The infusion nurse will also be responsible for the knowledge and technical skills needed to operate a variety of mechanical devices to accomplish this task.  The infusion nurse is accountable for the age groups (average age group populations includes adolescents, adults and geriatrics) as defined in the scope of care.

 

Key Position Qualifications

  • Current State Pennsylvania Registered Nurse License required
  • CPR Certification required
  • ACLS Certification required
  • ONS Chemotherapy/Biotherapy Certification required
  • OCN within 2 years of employment
  • Knowledge of chemotherapeutic agents, side effects, indications. Knowledge of EMR.
  • BLS/ACLS required.
  • ONS Chemotherapy/Biotherapy Provider Card
  • OCN certification preferred or willing to obtain after the first year of hire within 2 years of employment.

 

The Best Place to Work

We call ourselves Stakeholders because we all have a stake in the care and success of every patient. Today, CTCA Stakeholders deliver healing and hope to patients fighting complex and advanced cancer in Atlanta, GA, Chicago, IL, Philadelphia, PA, Phoenix, AZ and Tulsa, OK. Each of our hospitals, and corporate entities, earned a Best Place to Work distinction and receives numerous accreditations that celebrate our culture of clinical quality, innovation, high performance and wellness.

 

Beyond The Resume, What We Look For

We select people with talent—people who value working with others and thrive in an environment of continuous improvement. We are creative and resourceful problem solvers. We are inventors and innovators. As a CTCA Stakeholder, you make the difference in the life of a patient.

 

Do you see yourself working with a passionate team in a dynamic, high growth environment? If so, we hope you begin the application process today.