Per Diem Nurse- Oncology- Day Shift - 14275-1A

Job description

Updated: Jan 13, 2021
Location: Orange
Job Type:
Department: Oncology

Job Description:

UC Title:


Reports to:

Nurse Services Supervisor 2

Cost Center:

Oncology (426088)



Job Code:



Day Shift

Position Number:


Working Title:

Per Diem Nurse

Bargaining Unit:


Date Created:



As Needed



Position Summary:

The clinical nurse will collaborate with interdisciplinary teams to develop and implement a plan of care for a specific group of assigned patients. Performs professional nursing duties that incorporate the psychomotor and age appropriate cognitive skills of the patient/family/significant other to assess, plan, intervene and advocate for the patient on an ongoing basis throughout the continuum of care. Will evaluate patient outcomes, effectiveness of plan of care, and readiness for discharge and revise plan or make referrals as necessary. Acts as a role model and mentor to a variety of students and nurses new to the unit. Functions as a (PCC) Patient Care Coordinator as requested by the supervisor/manager.

Salary Range:




Hourly Rate




Required Qualifications:

    Ability to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workloadAbility to maintain flexibility and work well in a fast paced, constantly changing environmentAbility to read, write and communicate effectively in EnglishAll external candidates must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing Minimum of 2 years recent clinical nursing experience in Adult Acute Care or completion of 6 month UC Irvine Medical Center Clinical Nurse I orientation or new graduate RN residency didactic seriesMust possess ONS/ONCC Chemotherapy Biotherapy Certificate Course within 1 year of hire One year oncology experience, or one year or telemetry experience, or successful completion of EKG certification and OCN Cancer Basics classAbility to work variable shifts including evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays

Licenses and Certifications:

    Advanced Cardiac Life Support(Required)Basic Life Support(Required)Registered Nurse(Required)

Preferred Qualifications:

    Understanding of applicable regulatory requirements Bilingual skills to communicate effectively with patients and families

Physical, Mental, & Environmental Demands

To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.




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Job No:
Posted: 1/8/2021
Application Due: 3/9/2021
Work Type: Full Time