Overview: *All positions are located in Fresno/Clovis CA
Community Regional Medical Center is the largest of our three main hospitals and the flagship hospital of the Central Valley. This academic-affiliated, Level 1 Trauma Center is located on a 58-acre campus in downtown Fresno. It features one of the largest and busiest emergency departments in California as well as a comprehensive burn center. Our hospital serves 2.5 million people within 9 counties, averaging a daily census of 641 patients.
We know that our ability to provide the highest level of care begins with our incredible staff. Because of this, we provide unique benefits like free concierge services to run your errands while you work and well-being support through on-demand resources, as well as excellent retirement options and core benefits. Financial benefits are important too, and outside base compensation, we provide relocation bonuses if you are moving to our wonderful community.
Responsibilities: In this role you will
work closely with the Hospitalists, Oncologists, Oncology Nurse Practitioner, Oncology Fellows and the Oncology nursing staff. You will use your expertise in assessing a patient's physical and emotional status, past health history, health practices, and both the patient's and the family's knowledge of the disease and its treatment.
You will manage a team of 4 medical or surgical oncology patients per shift and work expertly with the multidisciplinary oncology team to achieve realistic healthcare goals for an individual and family.
You will plan your nursing care to promote patient comfort, provide patients and their families with information related to pain control and patient education.
You will maintain ONS certification and deliver chemotherapy. In addition, you will closely monitor patients, manage emergencies and provide ongoing supportive care. After treatment, you will help to transition patients to the appropriate level of care. Qualifications: Minimum requirements include; Graduation from an accredited registered nursing program. Current RN license for the state of California, BLS. Adult Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification within one year of hire or transfer into job. Basic Arrythmia must be obtained within 6 months of hire or transfer into job. Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Chemotherapy/Biotherapy certification must be obtained within 6 months of hire or transfer into job.Preference
: ONS chemotherapy/biotherapy certification. Must be obtained within 6 months of hire
Qualities and experience we are looking for:
- Ability to expertly work with a multidisciplinary Oncology team
- Excellent communication & problem solving skills
Please note: Per the CDPH order, all healthcare workers are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or have an approved exemption and test regularly.