Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers Registered Nurse (SIGN ON BONUS) in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers, Colorado's largest and most comprehensiveprovider of cancer care has an exciting opportunity for an experiencedRegistered Nurse in Colorado Springs. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Mixes and administers chemotherapy, hydration and othermedications under the direction and supervision of a physician. -Administersall medications/blood products using correct medication/blood product,dosage/amount, route, time and technique. Displays appropriate technicalskills for the administration of chemotherapy, medications and bloodproducts, to include, but not limited to: venipuncture, central lineaccess and infusion devices. -Programs portable infusion pumps for continuousdrug delivery and provides instruction to the patient and/or caregiver inthe use of the pump at home. Documents nursing assessments, patient teachingand fluid and medication administration in the patient chart. Communicates allpertinent information and any interventions to the physician. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduate from an accredited program for professional nursing education. Minimum three years nursing experience required, oncologyexperience preferred. All candidates are required to pass a drug screening and backgroundcheck prior to hire. PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those thatmust be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions ofthis job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals withdisabilities to perform the essential functions. Requires full range of bodymotion including handling and lifting patients, manual and fingerdexterity, and eye-hand coordination. Requires standing and walking forextensive periods of time. Occasionally lifts and carries items weighing up to40 lbs. Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range. *N Category: ClinicalThe US Oncology Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualifiedapplicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.