Clinical Nurse I (RN, BSN) - Chemotherapy / Outpatient Infusion
Lombardi CCC Clinical Trials Infusion Unit
Full Time, 10-Hour Day Shifts Beginning at 7:00am
3800 Reservoir Road, NW, Washington, DC 20007
New Hire Bonus may be available for candidates with a minimum of 2 years of infusion experience! For more information, please call 202-444-1215.
About our Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center - Infusion Unit
Day shift hours beginning at 7:00am
Self-scheduling, 6-week schedules
Rotating weekend off-shifts (10 hours on Saturdays)
The MedStar Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center (LCCC) Infusion Unit is a 39-chair department specializing in the administration of chemotherapy, biotherapy and blood products. The Lombardi Infusion Unit is part of MedStar Georgetown's Comprehensive Cancer Center, established in 1971. LCCC was initially designated by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) in 1974 and achieved NCI comprehensive status in 1990. The mission of LCCC is to improve the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of cancer through innovative basic science, clinical research, patient care, community outreach, and the training of cancer specialists of the future.
The Lombardi Infusion Unit is composed of two units: a Clinical Trials Infusion Center (currently over 250 active clinical trials) and a Standard of Care Infusion Center. The patient population includes all hematologic diseases and cancers (leukemia, lymphoma, multiple myeloma, ITP, sickle cell anemia), autologous transplant patients and a wide range of medical diagnoses. The Magnet® nurses in the Lombardi Infusion Unit provide expert care for their patients, while focusing on cura personalis
– care for the whole person.
Two years of oncology experience preferred.
ONS chemotherapy/biotherapy certificate and Oncology Nursing Certification preferred.
As part of our compensation package, our full-time, hospital-based clinical nurses may receive additional benefits that include:
BSN preferred. Will consider candidates enrolled in a BSN program.
Outstanding educational opportunities, including up to $6,000 of tuition assistance annually.
Professional development opportunities, including Collaborative Governance and a financially-incentivized Clinical Advancement Ladder.
Relocation reimbursement (based on eligibility).
The professional nurse is responsible for providing comprehensive care in an ambulatory setting for patients in Adult Hematology/Oncology. Responsibilities include assessment of physical and psychosocial needs, patient education and the administration of chemotherapy, immunotherapy and blood products, along with other infusion therapies. The nurse evaluates the patient's response to interventions, implements appropriate changes and assists in symptom management, coordination of internal and external resources, triaging unexpected patient visits, and facilitating communication between all members of the healthcare team. These functions are performed in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations and Georgetown University Hospital's philosophy, policies, procedures, and standards.
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to equal opportunity for all candidates for employment and employees.
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