Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/BMT Nurse

Job ID: 454128
Discipline: Registered Nurse
Specialty: Pedi Hemat/Oncology
Date Posted: April 15, 2019
Address: 280 West MacArthur Boulevard
Location: Oakland, CA 94611
Shift: 8 D
Duration: 13 Weeks
Start Date: May 06, 2019
Employment Type: Travel
Weekly Pay: $2,175 - $2,397
Company: NurseChoice
*Estimate of weekly payments is intended for informational purposes and includes hourly wages, as well as reimbursements for meal & incidental expenses and housing expenses incurred on behalf of the Company. Please speak with your Recruiter for additional details.

Job Description & Requirements

• Performs assessment/data collection in an on-going systematic manner, focusing on physiologic, psychosocial, cultural, spiritual and cognitive status; also nutrition, pain, patient/family education, family involvement and patient advocacy. (Title 22 language) • Formulates a goal-directed plan of care when and where appropriate to do so. • Implements care in a thorough, skillful, consistent, and continuous manner. • Establishes patient care priorities based on essential patient needs and availability of unit resources (time, personnel, equipment, and supplies). • Identifies patient/family learning needs and acts to meet them. Demonstrates an awareness of and sensitivity to patient/ family rights, age specific needs, cultural and ethical beliefs. • Provides/coordinates care for patients/patient populations. • Establishes effective working relationships with members of the health care team, patients, and families. • Acknowledges staff rights and cultural and ethical beliefs. • Delegates appropriately and coordinates duties/activities of health care team members. • Evaluates effectiveness of care given by team members. • Utilizes effective communication methods and skills, following lines of authority, as appropriate. • Demonstrates knowledge of and applies safety principles as identified by the institution. • Performs efficiently in emergency situations following established protocols, remaining calm, informing appropriate persons, and documenting events. • Demonstrates responsibility and accountability for own professional practice. • Participates regularly in staff development activities for unit and department personnel. • Demonstrates knowledge of legal issues, including patient confidentiality and risk management in all aspects of patient care and unit functioning. • Participates in unit and department Performance Improvement activities. • Participates in nursing research activities as requested. • Identifies and solves problems effectively. • Demonstrates a service philosophy in all interactions with patients, families, and all members of the health care team. • Provides data for staffing decisions and demonstrates flexibility in the resolution of staffing issues; demonstrates flexibility when floating to other units upon requests. • Demonstrates proficiency in the use of computers and telecommunication modalities in documenting, tracking and conveying information. • If practicing in a specialty/extended role, fulfills the expectations established for the particular role.

Required Qualifications

BLS PALS PEDIATRIC ONCOLOGY – 1 year recent (within the last 3 years) experience as a Staff Nurse in either inpatient or outpatient Pediatrics, providing IV procedural sedation and chemotherapy. PALS or PEARS required.

Preferred Qualifications

Health connect

Facility Location

Oakland has it all: a mild year-round climate, world-class arts and entertainment, award-winning restaurants, a yacht-dotted waterfront and a wonderfully renovated downtown area. Nestled between the bay and the coastal hills, a short drive across the bridge from San Francisco, travelers enjoy exploring the many facets of this eclectic and diverse California city.

Job Benefits

NurseChoice isn't your ordinary travel nurse recruitment agency. An AMN Healthcare company, NurseChoice is the national leader in connecting registered nurses with quick-start, short-term travel assignments (typically four to eight weeks in duration), including EMR and critical staffing assignments, while also offering some of the travel nursing industry's best benefits and highest pay rates. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

About the Company

NurseChoice isn't your ordinary travel nurse recruitment agency. An AMN Healthcare company, NurseChoice is the national leader in connecting registered nurses with quick-start, short-term travel assignments (typically four to eight weeks in duration), including EMR and critical staffing assignments, while also offering some of the travel nursing industry's best benefits and highest pay rates. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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