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Oncology Nurse - Travel - (Onc RN)

Job ID: 368968
Discipline: Registered Nurse
Specialty: Oncology
Date Posted: 3/15/2018
Address: 2010 Brookwood Med Ctr Drive
Location: Birmingham, AL
Shift: 12 N
Duration: 13 Weeks
Start Date: ASAP
Employment Type: Temporary
Hiring Organization: American Mobile Healthcare
Pay Rate: Call for details*

Job Description & Requirements:

Oncology Nurse - Travel - (Onc RN)

Position Information: The Registered Nurse holds shift accountability for providing care to Oncology patients by utilizing the Nursing Process in accordance with the state Nurse Practice Act and Hospital policy and procedures. The registered nurse demonstrates critical thinking skills, scientific judgement and leadership in the anticipation and planning for safe delivery of care; maintains clinical competencies through continuing education; delegates patient care priorities commensurate with the education and experience of the staff available; provides direction and supervision of assigned personnel delivering patient care. The Registered Nurse will perform many duties, some of which are: Review the patient's health history Monitor and assess physical and emotional status of patient Record and analyze results of laboratory, imaging studies and pathology Administer medications, fluids, and cancer treatments safely. Collaborate with physicians and other health professionals about the treatment plan Educate the patient and family members about the disease, available treatment plans and possible side effects of the treatments Help interpret and explain to the patient and family members the complex medical terminology and answer their questions. Communicate with the physicians on the patient's behalf and work as the patient advocate Help the patient plan for and manage symptoms throughout treatments

Required Qualifications

Active Alabama License Minimum 2 years experience

About the Facility

Providing ER, cardiology, oncology and orthopedic programs in central Alabama, this facility has a long list of awards, including the “American Nursing Credentialing Center Pathway to Excellence” and the “International Board of Certified Lactation Consultant Care Award.” This 607-bed, full-service acute care hospital is distinguished for developing its Women’s Center.

Facility Location

Alabama’s largest city is identified by its deep historical roots as well as its place in modern America. Offering a unique blend of historical attractions and contemporary eateries, shopping and galleries, Birmingham has become a flourishing focal point of the South. Known as “The Diverse City,” you’ll find there is something for everyone in this charming Southeastern city.

Job Benefits

At American Mobile Healthcare we take care of our travelers! We offer:
  • Competitive pay rates
  • Free, quality, private housing
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • 401(k) and Flex Spending
  • Life Insurance
  • Accident and Short-term Disability Coverage
  • Free Continuing Education
  • Refer a friend and earn extra cash!

About the Company

Since its inception in 1985, American Mobile Healthcare has set the highest standards in professional recruitment for the travel healthcare industry. Our professional staffing team offers unparalleled customer service and industry commitment, as well as top pay and benefits. American Mobile Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply

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