City of Hope Chemo Infusion RN III - BSN 10hr. in Duarte, California
Requisition: # 12536
About City of Hope
City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 5,000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy.
Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation's 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.
The 3C Clinic is comprised of 10 chemotherapy infusion rooms and 8 infusion chairs, and includes a patient/family waiting and learning center. Services include:
Chemotherapy/Targeted therapies/Biologic therapies
Transfusions/Antibiotic/Electrolyte replacement/Hydration therapies
Intraperitoneal chemotherapy/liver pump refill and management
Patient call center activities
Diagnostic labs testing/Vascular access device management
Care associated with clinical trials/Pharmacokinetics
Assessment and management of disease and/or treatment side effects/Patient teaching
Hematologic therapy (growth factors, gammagard, etc.
Alopecia management via scalp hypothermia
Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration:
- ADN (Associate Degree in Nursing) and / or BSN (Bachelor of Science in Nursing) preferred.
- 3 years of clinical experience in chemotherapy/infusion in an outpatient setting**
- Current California RN License
- American Heart Association BLS
- Chemo certified prefered
** (Internal Clinical Nurse in Job Code 9020, 9013, or 9014)
City of Hope is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.