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Outpatient Clinic Nurse - Travel - (Outpt RN)

Job ID: 395458
Discipline Registered Nurse
Date Posted: 6/8/2018
Address: 1515 Holcombe Blvd MD Anderson Cancer Ctr, Lymphoma/Myeloma Dept #429
Location: Houston, TX
Shift: 8 D
Duration: 13 Weeks
Company: Onward
Employment Type: Temporary
Pay Rate: Call for details

*Wages are based on average rates and may be impacted by facility budgets and seasonality and may include a combination of taxable and non-taxable earnings and reimbursements. 

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. Clinic duties: 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.

Facility Location

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.

Job Benefits

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
  • Life insurance
  • Accident and short-term disability coverage
  • Free continuing education (CE) courses
  • Travel allowances
  • Guaranteed pay program
  • Tuition discount program
  • Referral bonuses

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.

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