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MD Anderson Cancer Center Per Diem Nurse - Nursing Education in Houston, Texas

Per Diem Nurse Opportunity in Nursing Education

Ideal candidate must have a Bachelor's degree in Nursing, current Texas RN license and Basic Life Support (BLS) or Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR). Five years clinical nursing experience in oncology or assigned specialty practice area to include two years of recent teaching experience.

Summary

The primary purpose of the Nursing Educator is to serve as a nursing education expert in the design, implementation and evaluation of curriculum to meet the learning needs of nursing staff and visitors to MD Anderson Cancer Center.

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.

Education

Required: Bachelor's degree in Nursing.

Preferred: Master's degree in healthcare related field.

License/Certification

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

Preferred: Certification in oncology or specialty practice area.

Experience

Required: Five years clinical nursing experience in oncology or assigned specialty practice area to include two years teaching experience. With preferred degree, three years clinical nursing experience in oncology or assigned specialty practice area to include two years teaching experience.

Current State of Texas Professional Nursing license (RN). Basic Life Support (BLS) or Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification. Preferred: 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: 126850

  • 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: Day/Evening

  • Fund Type: Hard

  • Pivotal Position: Yes

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 45,448

  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 45,448

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 45,448

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