UH: Cancer Clinic (Full-Time, Day Shift)-
Our mission is to continue the teaching and healing ministry of Jesus Christ.
Our core values are compassion, excellence, humility, integrity, justice,
teamwork and wholeness.
The Clinical Nurse B-Cancer Center specializes in caring for patients eighteen
years of age or older with suspected or confirmed malignancies or a
hematologic disorder. Provides patient-centered care to outpatients in the
clinic and/or infusion center. Performs the nursing process with minimal
supervision. Administers complex and advanced chemotherapy, biological agents
and medications utilized in approved research studies and in accordance with
physician orders. Facilitates the empowerment of the nursing profession and
embraces new knowledge, innovations and improvements in practice to enhance
the patient experience and clinical outcomes. Functions in a skills mix
environment and may directly supervise and delegate tasks to licensed and
unlicensed staff. May be required to serve in shift coordinator role upon
completion of shift coordinator orientation. Performs other duties as needed.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) required. If hired prior to January 1,
2018, Bachelor's Degree may be in progress, or, an Associate's Degree in
Nursing with a Bachelor's Degree in another field and a Master's Degree in
Nursing required. If hired prior to January 1, 2018, Master's Degree may be in
progress. Minimum one year of general clinical nursing experience required.
Minimum one year in oncology nursing preferred. Active California Registered
Nurse (RN) license required. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from
the American Heart Association required. Chemotherapy certification required
and may be obtained within one year of hire. Other certification(s) as
required in the department-specific Plan for Providing Care and may be
obtained during orientation process.
Demonstrates basic competencies in clinical oncology nursing. Ability to apply
theoretical concepts to clinical practice and continually expands knowledge
base and clinical skills with a focus in oncology and treatment modalities.
Basic knowledge of healthcare regulations and accreditation required. Exhibit
professional behavior at all times. Able to: speak, read and write legibly in
English (and Spanish preferred) with professional quality; use computer,
printer, and software programs necessary to the position, e.g., Word, Excel,
Outlook, PowerPoint, electronic medical record, electronic event reporting
program; troubleshoot and calibrate patient care equipment; perform technical
patient care activities; relate and communicate positively, effectively, and
professionally with others; be assertive and consistent in following and/or
enforcing policies; work calmly and respond courteously when under pressure;
lead, supervise, teach, and collaborate; accept direction; think critically;
work independently with minimal supervision; perform basic math and
statistical functions; manage multiple assignments effectively; organize and
prioritize workload; work well under pressure; problem solve; recall
information with accuracy; pay close attention to detail; distinguish colors
and smells as necessary for patient care; hear sufficiently for general
conversation in person and on the telephone; identify and distinguish various
sounds associated with the work place; see adequately to read computer
screens, medical records, and written documents necessary to position; discern
temperature variances through touch.
Organization: Loma Linda Univ Medical Center
Employee Status: Regular
Shift: Day Job
Days of Week: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday