RN - Radiation Oncology - Bedford, Texas - Oncology
Company: The US Oncology Network
Posted on: November 23, 2022
RN - Radiation Oncology - Bedford, TexasOverviewTexas Oncology's
Covid 19 vaccine mandate policy requires that all new hires be
vaccinated or obtain an approved exemption before their start date.
More information will be provided to you throughout the interview
process. --Texas Oncology is looking for a Full-time Radiation
Oncology Registered Nurse (RN) to join our team!-- This position
will support the Bedford, Grapevine, and Keller locations. This is
a full-time Monday - Friday 8am-5pm position with no weekends,
call, or major holidays. --Texas Oncology is the largest community
oncology provider in the country and has approximately 600+
providers in 220+ sites across Texas and southeastern Oklahoma.--
Our founders pioneered community-based cancer care because they
believed in making the best available cancer care accessible to all
communities, allowing people to fight cancer at home with the
critical support of family and friends nearby. Our mission is still
the same today-at Texas Oncology, we use leading-edge technology
and research to deliver high-quality, high-touch, evidence-based
cancer care to help our patients achieve "More breakthroughs. More
victories." -- in their fight against cancer.-- Today, Texas
Oncology treats half of all Texans diagnosed with cancer on an
annual basis.--Why work for us?Come join our team that is
responsible for helping lead Texas Oncology in treating more
patient diagnosed with cancer than any other provider in Texas.--
We offer our employees a competitive benefits package that includes
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short-term and Long-term
disability coverage, a generous PTO program, a 401k plan that comes
with a company match, a Wellness program that rewards you
practicing a healthy lifestyle, and lots of other great perks such
as Tuition Reimbursement, an Employee Assistance program and
discounts on some of your favorite retailers.--What does the
Radiation Oncology Registered Nurse (RN) do?Under general
supervision, the Registered Nurse (RN) provides professional
nursing care for patients adhering to national and company
standards and guidelines for specialty regulations. Must recognize
physical, psychological, and spiritual aspects of care and
participates in company-wide--quality initiatives. Supports and
adheres to the US Oncology Compliance Program, to include the Code
of Ethics and Business Standards. Responsibilities The essential
duties and responsibilities:
- Plan, implement, coordinate, evaluate and promote the
continuity of care consistent with established standards and
- Assesses health status by interviewing patient regarding
current status and medical history.
- Assesses patient/family needs and provides teaching and other
- Provides psychosocial support to patients and families.
- Facilitates clinical operations and patient care
- Triages patient phone calls as needed and documents relevant
information in the patient's chart.
- As necessary, facilitates communication between patient/family
and interdisciplinary team and coordinates services related to
- Assist patients in locating available community resources.
- Inter professional collaboration
- Acts as a resource to LPN/LVNs and medical assistants.
Qualifications The ideal candidate for the Radiation Oncology
Registered Nurse (RN) will have the following background and
- Graduate from an accredited program for professional nursing
education, BSN preferred.
- Minimum of 2 years of RN experience.
- Willing to consider a mid or senior level candidate.--
- Current RN state license with the State Board of Nursing in
- Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.Working
Conditions:The work environment characteristics described here are
representative of those an employee encounters while performing the
essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be
made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
essential functions.-- There is a possible exposure to communicable
diseases, toxic substances, ionizing radiation, medical
preparations and other conditions common to an oncology/hematology
clinic environment.--Physical Requirements:The physical demands
described here are representative of those that must be met by an
employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this
job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals
with disabilities to perform the essential functions.-- Requires
full range of body motion including handling and lifting patients,
manual and finger dexterity, and eye-hand coordination.-- Requires
standing and walking for extensive periods of time.-- Occasionally
lifts and carries items weighing up to 40 lbs.-- Requires corrected
vision and hearing to normal range.
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