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MD Anderson Cancer Center Per Diem Clinical Nurse - Inpatient Unit - G16 Leukemia (Eve/Night 7p - 7a) in Houston, Texas

The G16 unit serves an adult Leukemia population, age range 17-92.

The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's of Science in Nursing and two years of recent acute care clinical nursing experience in a hospital setting.

Essential Job Functions

  • Provides for the management and provision of patient care.

  • Collaborates with physicians, patient and patient's family to provide care and evaluate outcomes.

  • Communicates with assigned multidisciplinary team and assure continuity of care.

  • Assesses patient's needs for nursing care and 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. Provides continuum of care through appropriate discharge planning, patient education and coordination of services.

  • Other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION

Required: Graduation from an accredited school of professional nursing.

Preferred: Bachelor's of Science degree in Nursing.

EXPERIENCE

Required: One year of relevant clinical nursing experience.

Preferred: Two years of relevant clinical nursing experience.

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION

Required: Current State of Texas Professional Nursing license (RN). Basic Life Support (BLS) or Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification.

Preferred: Certification in Oncology or specialty practice area. American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS), ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) or PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support) certification as required by patient care area.

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: 144576

  • Employment Status: Per Diem

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • FLSA: non-exempt, eligible for overtime, and is subject to the provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)

  • Work Week: Evening/Night

  • Fund Type: Hard

  • Remote Work: Onsite

  • Pivotal Position: No

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 49,400

  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 49,400

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 49,400

  • Science Jobs: No

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