Chemotherapy Infusion Nurse (RN)

Recruiter
The Execu|Search Group
Location
Yonkers
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 13, 2017
Closes
Aug 14, 2017
Industry
Education
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

About the Opportunity A premier hospital in Manhattan is actively seeking a self-motivated and compassionate Registered Nurse (RN) for a promising Chemotherapy Infusion role on their staff. In this role, the Chemotherapy Infusion Nurse will care for patients and provide infusion therapy, which entails the administration of prescribed intravenous chemotherapy drugs, as well as pre- and post-treatment patient care. Apply today! Company Description Hospital Job Description The Chemotherapy Infusion Nurse (RN) will be responsible for: * Administering chemotherapy IV fluids directly into the patient's veins or via peripherally inserted central catheters * Scheduling as well as pre-treatment preparation if there is not a tech on hand to perform tasks like taking vitals and cleaning treatment equipment * Providing education and follow-up care after patients have been released from chemotherapy Required Skills * Active New York State Registered Nurse License * 1-2 years of prior chemotherapy, oncology, infusion or medical-surgical experience * BLS certification * Chemotherapy Infusion Certification * Strong attention to detail * Ability to multitask