City of Hope Interventional Radiology RN FT Days 10 Hrs. in Duarte, California


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.

Position Summary:

The registered professional nurse integrates and practices according to the City of Hope Professional Practice Model to deliver care service excellence. In alignment with City of Hope mission and values, the Division of Nursing and Patient Care Services vision and mission, and with continuous focus on the patient, family and community, carries out the nursing process, coordinates interdisciplinary care planning, documents according to standards, including validation of the patient and caregiver's understanding of the plan of care and expected outcomes. The nurse is a change agent, committed to lifelong learning, professional development and embodiment of City of Hope organizational mission and values, and the values and ethos of the profession of nursing.

Essential Functions:

  • Interventional Radiology (IR) provides minimally-invasive diagnosis and treatment of diseases while relying on the use of radiological image guidance (fluoroscopy, ultrasound, computed tomography [CT] or magnetic resonance imaging [MRI]). Examples of IR procedures include: chemo embolization, central venous catheter placements, drainage catheter placements, ablations andbiopsies.

Position Qualifications:

ADN (Associate Degree in Nursing) and / or BSN (Bachelor of Science in Nursing) preferred.

3 years of clinical experience in Radiology, ER or ICU.

Current California RN License

American Heart Association BLS, ACLS and PALS certifications.

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.