Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/BMT Nurse

Job ID: 454129
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: $2,132 - $2,349
Company: Onward
*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

o Delegates appropriately and coordinates duties/activities of health care team members. o Evaluates effectiveness of care given by team members. o Utilizes effective communication methods and skills, following lines of authority, as appropriate. o Demonstrates knowledge of and applies safety principles as identified by the institution. o Performs efficiently in emergency situations following established protocols, remaining calm, informing appropriate persons, and documenting events. o Demonstrates responsibility and accountability for own professional practice. o Participates regularly in staff development activities for unit and department personnel. o Demonstrates knowledge of legal issues, including patient confidentiality and risk management in all aspects of patient care and unit functioning. o Participates in unit and department Performance Improvement activities. o Participates in nursing research activities as requested. o Identifies and solves problems effectively. o Demonstrates a service philosophy in all interactions with patients, families, and all members of the health care team. o Provides data for staffing decisions and demonstrates flexibility in the resolution of staffing issues; demonstrates flexibility when floating to other units upon requests. o Demonstrates proficiency in the use of computers and telecommunication modalities in documenting, tracking and conveying information. o 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

Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:

  • Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits
  • Medical plans with dental and vision
  • Complimentary, high-quality private housing
  • 401(k) and flex spending options
  • Life insurance
  • Accident and short-term disability coverage
  • Free continuing education (CE) courses
  • Travel allowances
  • Guaranteed pay program
  • Tuition discount program
  • Referral bonuses

About the Company

Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation’s top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.

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