Registered Nurse - Oncology
Company: Texas Oncology
Location: Grand Prairie
Posted on: October 7, 2021
Texas Oncology is looking for a full-time
Clinic Registered Nurse (RN) to join our team!This
position will support Breast Oncology at the Baylor Charles A.
Sammons Cancer Center in Dallas. Regular hours are 8:30 a.m. to 5
p.m., Monday-Friday, no weekends or holidays, and no call.
Texas Oncology is the largest community oncology
provider in the country and has approximately 600+ providers in
220+ sites across Texas and southeastern Oklahoma. Our founders
pioneered community-based cancer care because they believed in
making the best available cancer care accessible to all
communities, allowing people to fight cancer at home with the
critical support of family and friends nearby. Our mission is still
the same today-at Texas Oncology, we use leading-edge technology
and research to deliver high-quality, high-touch, evidence-based
cancer care to help our patients achieve "More breakthroughs. More
victories." ® in their fight against cancer. Today, Texas
Oncology treats half of all Texans diagnosed with cancer
on an annual basis.
Why work for us?
Come join our team that is responsible for helping lead Texas
Oncology in treating more patient diagnosed with cancer than any
other provider in Texas. We offer our employees a competitive
benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, Vision, Life
Insurance, Short-term and Long-term disability coverage, a generous
PTO program, a 401k plan that comes with a company match, a
Wellness program that rewards you practicing a healthy lifestyle,
and lots of other great perks such as Tuition Reimbursement, an
Employee Assistance program and discounts on some of your favorite
What does the Clinic Oncology Registered Nurse
Under minimal supervision, the Registered Nurse provides
professional nursing care for patients adhering to national and
company standards and guidelines for specialty regulations.
Demonstrates knowledge of physiological, psychological, and
developmental and age specific differences in the patient
population including late adolescence, adulthood, middle age, and
the elderly. Collaborates with the interdisciplinary team to
provide for assessment and therapeutic management of patient/family
needs. Supports and adheres to the US Oncology Compliance Program,
to include the Code of Ethics and Business Standards.
The essential duties and responsibilities:
- Coordinates all aspects of patient care.
- Works closely with physicians and advanced practice providers
to facilitate treatment, diagnostic testing and support of the
patient through their cancer journey
- Handles medication refills.
- Triages patient telephone calls and portal messages.
- Manages patient side effects and provides teaching.
The ideal candidate for the Clinic Registered Nurse (RN)
will have the following background and experience:
- Graduate from an accredited program for professional nursing
- Willing to consider an entry, mid, or senior level
- Minimum of 2 years of RN experience strongly preferred,
specifically in an acute care setting.
- Oncology RN experience is strongly preferred.
- RN state license and current registration with the State Board
of Nursing in practicing state.
- Current CPR certification required.
Texas Oncology is part of the US Oncology Network and is an Equal
Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national
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