RN II - Hematology/Oncology/Radiation Oncology
Location: Main Campus
Job Type: Full Time
Kelsey-Seybold Clinic. Your Doctors for Life.
Since 1949, Kelsey-Seybold Clinic has served its patients with one goal in mind – combine the expertise of physicians in a variety of medical specialties, with the close personal care of a family doctor. Kelsey-Seybold is Houston’s largest community-based physician group, caring for more than 400,000 patients. With 19 clinic locations, we are growing to meet the health care needs of our diverse patient population. Our mission is to provide our team members with exceptional opportunities for professional and personal growth.
The Kelsey-Seybold Cancer Center offers leading edge technology and is a nationally accredited center. The Cancer Center is home to state-of-the-art diagnostics such as PET, CT, MRI, genetic testing and stereotactic breast biopsy. The Cancer Center provides highly personalized cancer treatment in a comfortable, outpatient setting with free parking for patients as well as staff. The Cancer Center offers paid Oncology certification as well as promotes multiple opportunities for continuing education. This position does not require working weekends, call or major holidays.
The Registered Nurse is responsible for providing direct nursing care by applying clinical nursing knowledge and skills, and for ensuring the safety and comfort of patients and families according to legal, organizational and professional standards. The position provides an opportunity to work alongside the physician to care for patients currently undergoing oral or IV chemotherapy as well as patient at various stages of hematologic or oncologic care. This position will also collaborate with the interdisciplinary team to provide exceptional patient care adhering to industry and company standards. Additionally this position will coordinate and maintain continuity of patient care while providing professional nursing care to patients through education, telephone triage, and assisting with in-office procedures. The hours of operation are Monday – Friday (8-5pm) and no major holidays.
EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
(A = basics; B = preferred)
Graduate from an approved RN nursing program
Bachelors Degree in nursing
3-5 years RN experience . 1 year of Hematology / Oncology experience and/or related.
Two years of ambulatory care
1 year recent Oncology/Hematology experience.
Valid and current Texas RN license
Completion annually of 10 CEU’s related to Oncology, OCN certification within 12 months of employment.
Able to use equipment and related supplies for selected patient population and for CPR, oxygen administration and intravenous therapy.
Basic Computer skills
Clear Communication Skills
Flexible work hours