Texas Health Resources RN  - Oncology - FT - Nights in Dallas, Texas


Full Time - 7p-7a and alternating weekends/holidays

A 23 bed medical/surgical unit that focuses primarily on the care of oncology patients.

• All patients are managed by attending physician with consultants available as needed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

• Treatments and activities performed include but are not limited to:

o Chemotherapy

o Internal radiation therapy

o Remote cardiac monitoring

o Blood product administration

o Oncologic emergencies (tumor lysis syndrome, spinal cord compression, neutropenic fever)

o Pain management

o Physical and occupational therapy

o Patient and family education

o Discharge planning and teaching

o End of life care

The typical nurse-to-patient ratio is based on an acuity system but typically ranges from 4-5 patients per RN. PCTs are also utilized to assist RNs in the care of patients.

BSN preferred. RNs hired after January 2014 require completion of BSN within 3 years of start date. RNs hired within THR after December 2016 require completion of BSN within 2 years of start date.

Minimum one year experience as a clinical nurse, or completion of an RN residency program.

Current RN licensure or compact licensure recognized by the Texas Board of Nursing upon hire

Current AHA BCLS training upon hire.

Chemo Bio card within 6 months of hire.

ACLS, charge nurse, and OCN preferred.

A high degree of confidentiality, positive interpersonal skills, and ability to function in a fast-paced environment.

Entity Information:

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas is an 898-bed, Magnet-designated hospital and recognized clinical program leader, having provided compassionate care to the residents of Dallas and surrounding communities since 1966. A full-service regional referral center, Texas Health Dallas has approximately 3,500 employees and 1,100 physicians on its medical staff, and offers a full range of services, including cancer care, cardiology, neurosciences, orthopedics, senior care, women's services and a renowned Level III neonatal intensive care unit. Texas Health Dallas has been recognized as a U.S. News and World Report Best Hospital in multiple specialties and is an accredited Cycle IV Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers . The hospital is also a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence, a certified Emergency Stroke Care center and was named “Best Place to Have a Baby” in Dallas County in 2012.We invite you to join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.

Employment opportunities are only reflective of wholly owned Texas Health Resources entities.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employees or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.