MD Anderson Cancer Center Jobs

Job Information

MD Anderson Cancer Center ** $8,320 unit based differential** Clinical Nurse Opportunity - Pediatrics Intensive Care Unit (7pm - 7am) in Houston, Texas

*8320 unit base differential Clinical Nurse Opportunities on our Pediatrics Intensive Care Unit with MD Children's Cancer Hospital.* We are looking for nurses that are flexible, enthusiastic about family and patient-centered care and passionate about pediatrics care.

Ideal candidate must have a Bachelor's Degree in Nursing, TX RN license and at least one year recent Pediatrics, Pediatrics ICU or Medical/Surgical ICU RN experience.

Our Pedi Intensive Care Unit is a 9 bed pod providing an inter-professional team approach to care for all pediatric patients including: Medical/Surgical Pediatrics Intensive Care Services consisting of Immune Effector Cell Therapy, oncologic emergencies, acute oncology surgical procedures, and supportive care.

What This Role Can Offer You

  • $8,320 unit differential

  • Free employee medical benefits

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Certification Pay and Longevity Pay

Available shifts are 7pm - 7 am and 26 out of 52 weekends per year.

Salary Range: $66,000 - $90,000 - $114,000

SUMMARY:

Function: Manages patient outcomes by providing, coordinating and supporting clinical aspects of direct patient care across the continuum of care. Scope: Impacts quality of patient care, patient outcomes and use of resources in a designated area in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Accountable for the management and provision of patient care in assigned area. Assesses patient's needs for nursing care and multidisciplinary team. Collaborates with physicians, other services, patient and patient's family to plan care and evaluate outcomes. Improves practice by integrating results and theories of research studies. Participates in data collection for current studies. Demonstrates clinical competency and compassion in providing care, using technology, administering medications, performing procedures and managing emergencies. Documents care according to established standards. Accesses, inputs and retrieves information from computer systems. Assures continuity of care through appropriate discharge planning, patient education and coordination of services. Acts as a patient and family advocate in order to uphold patient rights. Trains, coaches and assists team members to ensure optimum patient care and efficient use of resources.

EDUCATION:

Required: Graduation from an accredited school of professional nursing.

Preferred: Bachelor's of Science in Nursing.

EXPERIENCE:

Required: 12 months recent RN experience in Pediatrics and/or an Acute Care Setting

Preferred: One year relevant clinical nursing experience.

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION:

Required: Current State of Texas Professional Nursing license (RN).

Preferred: Certification in oncology or specialty practice area.

WORK CONDITIONS:

Patient care environment.

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html

Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 145201

  • Employment Status: Full-Time

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • FLSA: exempt and eligible for additional compensation for hours worked beyond your usual schedule, paid at a time and a half rate

  • Work Week: Evening/Night

  • Fund Type: Hard

  • Remote Work: Onsite

  • Pivotal Position: No

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 66,000

  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 90,000

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 114,000

  • Science Jobs: No

DirectEmployers