Job Description

Cellular Therapy RN- FT w/Sign On Bonus

Cancer care is all we do

Hope in healing

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) takes a unique and integrative approach to cancer care. Our patient-centered care model is founded on a commitment to personalized medicine, tailoring a combination of treatments to the needs of each individual patient. At the same time, we support patients’ quality of life by offering therapies designed to help them manage the side effects of treatment, addressing their physical, spiritual and emotional needs, so they are better able to stay on their treatment regimens and get back to life. At the core of our whole-person approach is what we call the Mother Standard® of care, so named because it requires that we treat our patients, and one another, like we would want our loved ones to be treated. This innovative approach has earned our hospitals a Best Place to Work distinction and numerous accreditations. Each of us has a stake in the successful outcomes of every patient we treat.

Job Description:

Cellular Therapy RN-Full Time-- $15K Sign On Bonus

Schedule: 3-12 Hour Shifts; Days or Nights (Candidate Choice)

Come be a part of a growing malignant hematology service line.

Opportunities for flexible scheduling within inpatient and outpatient settings.

Expand your oncology expertise into the field of malignant hematology and autologous stem cell transplant.

Experience the rewards of working with a unique oncology population across the continuum of care.

The RN, Cellular Therapy will provide the Mother Standard of nursing care to oncology patients across the adult and geriatric spectrum in both the inpatient and outpatient settings. The RN, Cellular Therapy will demonstrate competencies across the continuum of malignant hematology and stem cell transplantation. An individualized plan of care is developed and implemented utilizing the nursing process, including assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation.  Responsible for inspiring and guiding other qualified patient care team members to ensure enhanced patient outcomes through effective communication, collaboration, mentorship and effective delegation in the exercise of his/her independent judgment. Nursing care addresses the physical, spiritual, emotional and educational needs of the patient and caregiver. Coordinates the plan of care with other healthcare professionals, support persons, and all members of the healthcare team.

JOB RSPONSIBILITIES

  • Assesses, plans, implements, evaluates and documents the care of malignant hematology and stem cell transplant patients.  Directs the care delivered by Patient Care Technicians and other members of the healthcare team.
  • Administers high dose chemotherapy, innovative cellular therapies, and immunotherapies. Assists with specialty lab and diagnostic testing related to stem cell mobilization and collection, pharmacokinetics, disease staging, and research based clinical trials.
  • Assists with special procedures including bone marrow biopsies, donor apheresis stem cell collection, and stem cell reinfusions. 
  • Adheres to the hospital and department infection control policies including but not limited to hand hygiene, asepsis, isolation practice, and employee health practice.
  • Effectively communicates with peers to resolve conflict.
  • Assists in the on-boarding of new stakeholders.
  • Protects the patient’s dignity, rights and privacy.
  • Assesses the knowledge level of the patient or designated support person.
  • Delegate tasks according to the Arizona Nurse Practice Act and job descriptions.
  • Document nursing care and specimens accurately, completely and legibly.
  • Collaborate with other disciplines as applicable.
  • Maintain required competencies.
  • Pursue professional growth and keep current with technology.
  • Completes additional duties as assigned.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS

Experience: Minimum of 3 years chemotherapy administration experience

Education: Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

Licensure: Arizona Registered Nurse License or a Registered Nurse License form a Compact State

Certification: Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification- an approved American Heart Association (AHA) training site, American Safety & Health Institute, or Red Cross BLS certification is required upon hire. If their current certification does not meet the guidelines, stakeholders will have (30) days from the date of hire to acquire attend an onsite initial BLS course.

We win together

Each CTCA employee is a Stakeholder, driven to make a true difference and help win the fight against cancer. Each day is a challenge, but this unique experience comes with rewards that you may never have thought possible. To ensure each team member brings his or her best self, we offer exceptional support and immersive training to encourage your personal and professional growth. If you’re ready to be part of something bigger and work with a passionate, dynamic group of care professionals, we invite you to join us. 

Visit:  Jobs.cancercenter.com to begin your journey.

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