Direct patient care duties for the
Hematology/Oncology/Transplant patients requiring infusion. Other specialties
include rheumatology, dermatology, immunology, etc. Infusions include
administration of chemotherapy, immunotherapy, blood transfusions, injectables,
and supportive care. The infusion center also manage the care of autologous
transplant patients from conditioning, stem cell infusion to cell recovery.
Nurses are collaborative team members to coordinate with multidisciplinary team
to plan and satisfy care needs from a holistic view.Qualifications
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. BSN or MSN
required. Current active California RN licensure required. BLS required. 2 years or greater of oncology experience required 2 years of chemotherapy infusion experience required Active chemotherapy/Biotherapy Certification required Clinical skills applicable to nursing specialty, Oncology. Ability to perform historical, physical and behavioral
status assessments of patients using appropriate framework. Demonstrated skill in the delivery of patient care,
utilizing team, and total, primary or functional systems. Skill in implementing appropriate nursing interventions on a
consistent basis. Writing skills to document accurately interventions and
patient response. Ability to develop and implement and evaluate patient care
plan actively involving patients, family and staff. Knowledge of POMR charting. Skill in setting priorities,
organizing interventions and direct staff. Ability to work effectively with
stress and in crisis situations. Ability to comply with departmental standards on
punctuality, attendance, dress codes, varied work schedules and nursing
practices. Knowledge and practice in the proper use of safe body mechanics. Original degree official transcripts from nursing program
required upon hire.
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.