RN- Oncology- Danville

Employment type: 

  • Full time

Years of experience: 

  • 1 - 2 years

Benefits: 

Carle offers a comprehensive benefit package to both full and part time employees.

Qualifications: 

Qualifications: EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS College Diploma Nursing CERTIFICATION & LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS Registered Nurse (RN) Illinois and Basic Life Support (BLS) Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) preferred Procedural Sedation certification preferred. Chemotherapy/Biotherapy Certification (ONS/ONCC) - To be obtained within 1 year of employment. Attend and satisfactorily complete all required continuing education regarding the care of acute stroke patients. EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS 2 years of nursing experience preferred

Days per week: 

Monday - Friday

Salary: 

$25.50

Description: 

Sign on Bonus Available!!!

Position Summary:
The Procedural Nurse II - Danville Oncology utilizes a systematic approach to nursing by incorporating assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation in the practice of nursing. Provides healthcare to individuals, families, and communities within the RN scope of practice as defined by the Illinois Board of Nursing.

Essential Functions:
Performs advanced nursing activities, which can include assisting with procedures using conscious sedation, placement of IV's, and administering chemotherapy drugs.
Ensures documentation of care is complete and accurate.
Provides and facilitates competent health care of patients and families in area of practice. Ensures adherence to established standards of care and scope of practice.
Provides health and wellness education to individuals and groups.
Acts as preceptor and supports the development of other staff and healthcare students.
Provides leadership for initiatives designed to improve the quality of care or clinical outcomes.
Assists Nursing Supervisor/coordinator in the development of departmental standing orders.
Accurately and safely mixes and administers chemotherapy medication.
Placement peripheral IV's; access/troubleshoot central lines including but not limited to Mediport
Smaller ambulatory setting
One physician in suite on a given day
Maintain phone triage
Work closely with Prior authorization staff to obtain necessary PA for treatment drugs
Maintain drug order for clinic treatments
Maintain/clean drug mixing equipment

Shift: 

1st