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Per Diem Nurse - Infusion Center - Variable at Careers | UC Irvine Health - 10069

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Updated: October 4, 2017
Job Family: Nursing

Job Description & Salary Range

UC Title:                                     Per Diem Nurse

Position Number:                      10004878

Reports to:                                 Manager, Infusion Center

Working Title:                            Per Diem Nurse

Cost Center:                              Infusion Center (7294)

Bargaining Unit:                        NX

FLSA:                                          Nonexempt

Job Code:                                   9119

Date Created:                             11/14/2016

Shift:                                           Day Shift

Hours:                                         Variable/As Needed

 

Position Summary: 

Incumbent provides patient care to an assigned group of patients in the Cancer Center.  The nurse incorporates the psycho-motor and age appropriate cognitive skills of the patient/family/significant other utilizing knowledge of patient assessment, planning, intervention and evaluation.  Assists in patient research accrual by varied projects and reviewing patient schedules against available protocols. Acts as a role model to students and Clinical Nurse's new to the unit.  Functions as a (PCC)Patient Care Coordinator as requested by the supervisor/manager.

 

Salary Range: 

 

Rate    Minimum  $55.92   Midpoint  $55.92   Maximum  $55.92

 

Required Qualifications:

1 year current oncology and chemotherapy experience required

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships across the HealthSystem

Ability to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workload

Ability to work effectively with colleagues, physicians and others as part of a care team

All external candidates must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing

BLS Certification or obtain within 3 months of hire date

Current California RN license

Current chemotheropy/biotherapy card required within 3 months of hire

Demonstrated knowledge and practice of infection control techniques

Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

Knowledge and practice of body mechanics

Minimum of six months demonstrated nursing experience

Must demonstrate customer service skills appropriate to the job

Must possess the skill, knowledge and ability essential to the successful performance of assigned duties

 

Preferred Qualifications:

Bilingual skills to communicate effectively with patients and families

Knowledge of University and medical center organizations, policies, procedures and forms

Oncology Certification

Understanding of JCAHO requirements

 

Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:

To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation. 

 
 
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101 The City Drive
Orange , CA , United States
92868
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