(RN) Per Diem Registered Nurse, Multi-Specialty - 111404
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#111404 (RN) Per Diem Registered Nurse, Multi-SpecialtyFiling Deadline: Tue 2/8/2022
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This position will remain open until filled.
UC San Diego Health is a Magnet designated organization, which is a prestigious recognition that applies to only 10% of all U.S. hospitals. Magnet is the "gold standard" for nursing excellence and is based on strengths in five key areas, which include transformational leadership, structural empowerment, exemplary professional practice, new knowledge, innovation and improvements and empirical outcomes. UC San Diego Health has held its Magnet status since 2011.
The Multi-Specialty Clinic brings together specialists in medical oncology, surgical oncology, hematology oncology, and gynecologic oncology. This Oncology RN position will focus on care coordination for patients and families in the Moores Cancer Center Multi Specialty Clinic, providing coverage for vacation and sick calls. Strong clinical expertise and communication skills are crucial to this position to ensure seamless coordination with oncology health care teams and ensure optimal care for patients and families with cancer in busy outpatient oncology clinic.
Autonomous nursing care is the ability of a nurse to assess and provide nursing actions as appropriate for patient care populations based on competence, professional expertise, and knowledge. The nurse is expected to practice autonomously consistent with ANA Standards of Practice and Professional Performance. Independent judgment is expected to be exercised within the context of interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary approaches to patient care.
While not required, a cover letter is highly recommended when applying to this position.
Must be a graduate from an accredited school of Nursing.
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.
Must have a minimum of six (6) months active RN experience.
Demonstrated recent outpatient/inpatient experience in oncology.
Recent experience with processing of prior authorizations for specialty medications and durable medical equipment.
- BSN or MSN.
- Oncology Certification (OCN).
- Two (2+) or more years of outpatient oncology experience.
- Must be able to work various hours, days, shifts, on-call and various locations based on the 24-hour Medical Center's business needs.
- Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).
UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, the only Burn Center in the county, and and dozens of outpatient clinics. We invite you to join our team!
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