Job Description & Requirements
Outpatient Clinic Nurse - Travel - (Outpt RN)
Per the manager, candidates without oncology experience will be considered. Experienced outpatient clinic RN needed. This is not a procedure nurse position. The ideal candidate will have 2 or more years of outpatient experience. Strong inpatient med/surg experience a plus in addition to outpatient experience but not required. Psych experience a plus. EPIC experience a plus. Multiple travel assignments at large teaching hospitals. Current BLS required.
The role of this RN is to address the psychosocial needs of the patients who are facing end of life. Conduct assessments for symptom burden such as pain and depression. Provide emotional support. Counselors are in the clinic to provide assistance. Provide customer service to our patient while coordinating and maintaining clinic flow. No chemotherapy administration. No blood administration.
About the Facility
Established along with two other centers by the National Cancer Act of 1971, this facility is one of the country's most revered and longstanding dedicated cancer centers. The Joint Commission accredited institution's name is synonymous with high quality, compassionate, cutting edge cancer care. The hospital is a Magnet designated facility and for nine of the past 11 years, including 2012, MD Anderson has ranked No. 1 in cancer care in the “Best Hospitals” survey published by U.S. News & World Report. It is consistently a frontrunner in cancer research and treatment and regarded as one of the finest cancer treatment facilities in the USA.
From rodeos and performing arts to space exploration and medical research, Houston is a city with a uniquely vibrant style and flair. This truly Texas-size city is the ideal destination for traveling health care professionals looking to broaden their skills at highly respected facilities, while enjoying the city’s cosmopolitan flair, renowned arts scene and wide open spaces.
Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:
Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits
Medical plans with dental and vision
Complimentary, high-quality private housing
401(k) and flex spending options
Accident and short-term disability coverage
Free continuing education (CE) courses
Guaranteed pay program
Tuition discount program
About the Company
Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation’s top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.