Rush University Medical Center  Ambulatory RN 2-Hematology Oncology Infusion- 12 hr shifts in Chicago, Illinois

Job Title: Ambulatory RN 2-Hematology Oncology Infusion- 12 hr shifts

Department: Hematology/Oncology

Shift: 1st

Full/Part: Active Regular FT (72 to 80 hours per pay period)

Specialty: Infusion

Job Number: 2018-2859

Job Description:

Ambulatory RN 2-Oncology Infusion-12 hour shifts

Consider joining an established team of Oncology Nurses

The Rush University Cancer Center comprises all of the cancer-related clinical, research and educational efforts at Rush, crossing 20 departments, divisions and sections; inpatient and outpatient areas; professional clinical activities; and the colleges of Rush University.

Position Highlights :

· Thriving high acuity academic Cancer Center

· Day positions; 6-12 hour shifts in pay period (7:30-8P) No holidays

  • Enjoy positive relationships with team members and patients

Position Responsibilities:

· Responsible for all aspects of patient care specific to infusion therapy.

  • Significant utilization of your nursing expertise in patient triage

  • Accountable and responsible for all delegated tasks and expectation of clear knowledge of the nursing scope of practice relative to assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of infusion therapy.

· Provide expert knowledge in state-of-the-art technologies associated with infusion therapies

Position Qualifications Include :

  • Current State of Illinois RN license

· Bachelors or Master’s Degree in Nursing required

· Current certification in ONS Chemotherapy and Biotherapy or willingness to obtain within a time to be determined

· At least 1 yearinpatient/outpatient oncology nursing experience required

  • Work requires the ability to walk throughout the Medical Center and to be standing or walking most of the designated shift

  • Work requires the ability to walk throughout the Medical Center and to be standing or walking most of the designated shift.Work requires lifting or carrying objects 35-40lbs. and lifting and positioning patients, some of whom may exceed 300 lbs.

  • The ability to check documents for errors, use a keyboard to enter or retrieve data, and closely examine specimens, images or reports is required.

  • Work conditions include performing procedures where carelessness could result in injury or illness and/or contact with potentially infectious materials and/or strong chemical agents

Company Highlights:

  • Ranked among the top academic medical centers in the country, Rush University Medical Center is an outstanding place to enhance your career. Everything we do centers on one goal: improving patient care.

  • Rush University Medical Center is a four-time Magnet® facility, the highest recognition given for nursing excellence. Rush was also the first hospital in Illinois serving adults and children to receive Magnet status.

  • Rush was ranked #1 Best Hospital in Illinois for Nurses in 2017 by Nurse.org.

  • Ranked among the top 20 “Best Places to Work” by Indeed.

  • Rush offers a competitive salary, and valuable healthy living benefits including: health, dental and vision to help you maintain and improve your health. Rush also offers several ways to invest in your future.

  • As one of the most popular cities in the nation, Chicago is a cultural, historical and diverse city. Chicago in known for its sports teams, museums and vibrant theater community.

  • Ambulatory Nursing offers a clinical ladder for your advancement interest

Rush is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.