Job Posting: Cedars-Sinai is a leader in providing high-quality healthcare encompassing primary care, specialized medicine and research. Since 1902, Cedars-Sinai has evolved to meet the needs of one of the most diverse regions in the nation, setting standards in quality and innovative patient care, research, teaching and community service. Today, Cedars-Sinai is known for its national leadership in transforming healthcare for the benefit of patients. Cedars-Sinai impacts the future of healthcare by developing new approaches to treatment and educating tomorrow's health professionals. Additionally, Cedars-Sinai demonstrates a commitment to the community through programs that improve the health of its most vulnerable residents. Summary of Essential Job Duties: The Clinical Nurse III, a Registered Nurse, delivers direct patient care to assigned population. Demonstrates independence in assessing patient care needs and learning needs on routine and complex adult and geriatric patients to develop plan of care. Plans care and education based on disease process and desired patient outcomes. Ensures continuity of services provided to patients across all healthcare settings, utilizing protocols and/or clinical pathways, as appropriate. Educational Requirements: BSN preferred License/Certification/Registration Requirements: Active RN license in the State of California A current certificate in basic CPR Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN) preferred Experience: Competency in intravenous skills and vascular access device management A minimum of 3 years of experience in Oncology nursing Physical Demands: Ability to lift materials and boxes under 20 pounds. Frequent need for adequated pitch and volume. Frequent need for auditory perception and acuity. Equipment: Venous Access Devices, Infusion Pumps. Medical Accessories (i.e. blood pressure cuff, stethoscope, etc.) Computer, Telephone, Fax Machine EEO / AA / F / M / Veteran / Disabled Cedars-Sinai will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring. Keywords: Nurse, RN, Registered Nurse, Oncology, Infusion, Intravenous, Cancer, OCN, BSN, Bachelor's, Hospital, Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, California
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scien...tists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.