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REGISTERED NURSE - RN Cancer Treatment in San Diego, CA at Scripps Green Hospital

Date Posted: 3/28/2019

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Job Description

Registered Nurse (RN) – Outpatient Infusion  
At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to Work. You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.

Scripps Green is a 173-bed hospital that has served the La Jolla and greater San Diego communities with distinction since 1977. Conveniently located off I-5 near the Genesee Avenue exit, our healthcare professionals care for people from a number of communities including Bird Rock, La Jolla Shores, Mount Soledad, and University City. Scripps Health is a nationally recognized as a leader in cancer treatment, Scripps provides expert care personalized to your unique needs. Our patient-centered approach combines a multidisciplinary team of oncologists and highly skilled cancer specialists with the most advanced treatments and technology available in San Diego and beyond.
Join our Scripps Green Hospital Outpatient Infusion Team of Registered Nurses (RN). The RN will assist in navigating the patient from inpatient to the outpatient infusion room and provide infusions ranging from blood, chemo, electrolytes and some organ transplant care. The outpatient infusion room is adjacent from the Bone Marrow Transplant unit and the RN will work collaboratively with physicians and care team, as well as, further assisting the patient to the next appointment.

The Outpatient Infusion RN provides direct patient care within the scope of his/her practice. They also notify the doctor of any problems or changes and maintain communication with patient and their families. As Outpatient Infusion RN, you will be amongst a team that is dedicated to creating an environment that is focused on restoring function and optimizing care, while maintaining the respect, autonomy and individuality of every patient. You will have the support of your team to ensure optimal patient care and success in your role.

This is a 10 hour casual (per diem) day shift position. Shifts can be scheduled any day of the week and RNs rotate weekends.

Job Requirements

Required Education/Experience/Specialized Skills:
•         Registered nursing degree from an accredited school of nursing.
•         One (1) year of recent RN experience in an acute care setting within hospital environment.
•         California Registered Nurse License
•         Current American Heart Association BLS provider certification
•         Must be able to speak, read and follow instructions in English
•         Must be able to demonstrate positive behaviors.
Preferred Education/Experience/Specialized Skills/Certification:
•         Bachelor's degree in nursing
•         Oncology, Infusion and/or Bone Marrow Transplant Experience
•         Chemo Certified
Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, only San Diego-based Company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities, and rewards and recognition. Unlock your potential with Scripps Health today.

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.