(RN) Cellular Therapy Nurse Coordinator - 115566
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#115566 (RN) Cellular Therapy Nurse CoordinatorExtended Deadline: Fri 10/7/2022
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Under the supervision of the Nursing Director for Infusion, BMT and Cellular Therapy, and the BMT Nurse Manager the Nurse Coordinator will serve as a consultant and liaison for patients and their families in collaboration with attending physicians, advanced practice providers, social workers, financial and administrative staff, inpatient and outpatient nursing staff and community organizations.
Independently assess and develop a pre-cellular therapy plan of care. Provide specific teaching, counseling, consultation, and nursing care. Consult with attending physicians to determine suitability, eligibility, coordinate donor collection, cell processing and recipient admissions through the continuum of care. Serve as the Immune Effector Cell (IEC) Nurse Coordinator for all IEC Therapy.
While not required, a cover letter is highly recommended when applying to this position.
Registered Nurse (RN) license issued by the state of California.
BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date.
A minimum of two (2) years of recent BMT experience (inpatient or outpatient)
- Blood & Marrow Transplant (BMTCN) or Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN).
- Risk Evaluation Mitigation Strategy (REMS) and Immune Effector Cell (IEC) training.
- Bilingual: English/Spanish
- Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
Selected candidate(s) may be hired at the CNIII level pending review and approval by the Nurse Executive Council.
Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).
If applicable, life-support certifications (BLS, NRP, ACLS, etc.) must include hands-on practice and in-person skills assessment; online-only certification is not acceptable.
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