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Registered Nurse – Oncol job in Nashville, TN

RN • Oncology
Start: 12/12/2021
Shift: Night
Duration: 13 weeks
Posted today

About the Assignment

Oncology/Onc Registered Nurse (RN) Travel Job

Oncology (Onc) nurses supervise and provide nursing care to cancer patients.

Oncology/Onc RN Responsibilities:

  • Oncology Registered Nurses integrate their technical skills, scientific knowledge, and caring attitude to aid those living with cancer, including their families – starting from diagnosis, treatment, and then survivor-ship to end-of-life care.
  • The Oncology RN reviews health history
  • Assess and monitor physical and emotional status
  • Keep track of laboratory, pathology and imaging studies
  • Safely administer medications, fluids and cancer treatments (e.g., chemotherapy)
  • Collaborate with doctors and other clinicians about treatment plans. Create individualized care plans on patients under their supervision and care.
  • Help patients to understand the disease, proposed treatment plan and possible side effects.
  • Educate patients and the families regarding treatment expectations.
  • Help patients plan for and manage symptoms throughout treatment
  • Help translate complex medical terminology and answer questions
  • Communicate with doctors on behalf of the patient
  • Recognize and treat cancer-related issues.
  • Participate in research to enhance treatment protocols assigned to cancer patients.
  • Give supportive resources to both the patient and the families to promote positive outlook.
  • Watch and record the patient’s progress on a constant basis.
  • Chart the patient’s response to treatment and medication.
  • The RN performs other position related duties as assigned

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General

Guaranteed Hours
JCAHO Certified
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Insurance Benefits

Health Insurance Provided
First-Day Health Insurance
Professional Liability Insurance
Coverage Between Assignments

Financial Benefits

Licensing Reimbursement
CEU Reimbursement
Flexible Payment Options
Pay for Physical Exams
Pay for Drug Testing

Housing/Travel Benefits

Housing Provided
Housing Stipend
Flexible Housing or Furniture Options
Rental Car or Stipend
Cover Travel Expenses to the Assignment

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