Job Description

RN, OCC Oncology

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:

Job Description

Infusion RN- North Phoenix Outpatient Care Center

Hours: Monday- Friday: 8:00am- 5:00pm

Job Summary/Purpose:

Provides the Mother Standard of care to oncology patients across the adult and geriatric spectrum. 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 outcomes through effective delegation in the exercise of his/her independent judgment. Nursing care addresses physical, spiritual, emotional and educational needs of the patient, and coordinates the plan of care with other healthcare professionals, support persons and all members of the healthcare team.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assesses, plans, implements, evaluates and documents the care of ambulatory patients. Directs the care delivered by Medical Assistants and other members of the healthcare team.
  • Adheres to the infection control policies including but not limited to hand hygiene, asepsis, isolation practice, environmental service and employee health practice.
  • Assists Medicine Technician in the preparation and dispensing of IV admixtures, with an emphasis on cancer chemotherapy agents.
  • Effectively communicates with peers to resolve conflict.
  • Pursue professional growth and keep current with technology.
  • Assists in the on-boarding of new stakeholders with a positive and inclusive attitude reflective of CTCA values.
  • Maintain required competencies.
  • Delegate tasks according to the Arizona Nurse Practice Act and job descriptions.
  • Collaborate with other disciplines as applicable.
  • Document nursing care, implants and specimens accurately, completely and legibly.
  • Assesses the knowledge level of the patient or designated support person.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Associates Degree in Nursing (ADN) is required, Bachelor of Science Degree (BSN) in Nursing is preferred.
  • Current Arizona Registered Nursing License is required.
  • One(1) year of experience in an Outpatient/ Infusion nursing environment is required, Two (2) + years is preferred.
  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) is required.
  • Proof of Basic Chemotherapy Administration Course and / or training upon hire is required.
  • ONS Chemotherapy and Biotherapy Provider Card within 90 days of hire.
  • Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN) is preferred.

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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