RN, Registered Nurse - Chemotherapy
Company: Christus Health
Location: Corpus Christi
Posted on: September 9, 2021
Provides professional nursing care for the comfort and
well-being of patients. Prepares equipment and assists physician
during examinations and treatments. Administers prescribed
medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, and monitors patient
vital signs. Observes and maintains records on patient care,
condition, reaction, and progress.
The Christus Spohn Cancer Center (CSCC) offers a full range of
advanced treatment options. Our Medical Oncology team consists of
two physicians and three advanced practitioners who are over both
inpatient and outpatient services in multiple locations throughout
the Christus Spohn System. Each of the Medical Oncologists
typically carries a patient load of 25 patients per day in clinic,
and the infusion/chemotherapy department performs services for
approximately 45 patients per day at our main location, and nearly
20 patients per day at our second location. Radiation Oncology
includes two locations that offer the services of external beam
radiation, Tomotherapy, and CyberKnife. The laboratory provides a
full range of hematology and metabolic services. We also offer a
Palliative Care consultation program, which has an active daily
census of 15 – 20 patients per day. The CHRISTUS Spohn Cancer
Center is accredited by the Commission on Cancer and is the only
regional cancer center to receive this honor. With three clinics
located throughout the Coastal Bend, the CHRISTUS Spohn Cancer
Center and its clinics are a place where oncologists and clinicians
are passionate about their patients’ care.
The CSCC Associates are known for their compassion and caring
attitudes. Associates frequently comment on how they receive more
than they give. The tenure of our staff attests to their commitment
to our patients and the CSCC program. What sets the CHRISTUS Spohn
Cancer Team apart is their commitment to healing patients in mind,
body and spirit. Their patient-centered focus is at the heart of
CHRISTUS Spohn’s Mission to extend the healing ministry of Jesus
If you are looking to join a rapidly growing faith-based
organization that encourages professional development, we want you
to become a part of the CHRISTUS Spohn family!
**This position qualifies for Relocation Assistance as well as a
SIGN-ON BONUS based on experience.**
- Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.Able to assess,
plan, implement and evaluate nursing care.
- Bilingual preferred
- Two-years of Oncology nursing experience preferred, but will
accept new graduate.
- Current Texas State RN License
- CPR (American Heart Association)
- Oncology Clinical Nurse Certification (ONC™) (Chemo) or
Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) preferred.
- Chemotherapy Biotherapy certification preferred
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