Transfusion RN - Float Pool

7 days left

Location
Takoma Park, MD
Posted
Mar 04, 2016
Closes
Apr 01, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
AdvertisementResponsibilities

Provides care of patients in an Outpatient Infusion Treatment Center. Administers chemotherapy treatments and blood transfusions. Educates patients and care givers on significant self-care issues. Works closely with physicians regarding completeness and correct dosing of orders.

Responsibilities

Required:

*Current Maryland RN license

*Current ACLS and BLS/CPR certifications

*Minimum of two years Hospital Critical Care Step-down or Vent patient nursing experience

*IV Therapy skills

*Ability to work independently and multitask

*Must be flexible and able to stay until last patient has completed treatment

*Willing to float where needed when transfusion patient census low

Work Schedule

Full-time, benefits eligible

Shift: Day (6:45 AM to 7:15 PM)

Weekends: Every Other

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