Virginia Oncology Associates, the largest group of medical professionals in Hampton Roads and Northeast North Carolina devoted exclusively to cancer care and blood disorders, has an exciting opportunity for an Oncology RN for our offices in Norfolk and Virginia Beach. This position will require the ability to travel to multiple practice locations.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Administers chemotherapy, hydration, and other medications under the direction and supervision of a physician
Assesses and monitors therapy of patients using appropriate technical skills under the direction and supervision of a physician
Assesses patients for changes in condition, including but not limited to abnormal labs, x-rays, scans and drug reactions. Initiates appropriate action.
Performs venipuncture, accesses implanted ports and maintains central venous access devices and alternate delivering systems
Maintains efficient and appropriate patient flow
Phone triage as assigned
Documents all elements of care
Serves as a resource to the Medical Assistants
Communicates all pertinent information and any interventions to the physician or advanced practice provider
Assesses patient and family needs
Graduate from an accredited program for professional nursing education required; BSN preferred
Oncology experience strongly preferred
Current RN state license required
Current BCLS certification required
OCN certification preferred
Must be willing to travel between offices as required
*CB *HEC *N The US Oncology Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
Internal Number: MCKEA00878172
About US Oncology Network
The US Oncology Network believes local cancer care is better care. We empower the delivery of advanced integrated cancer care through our network of independent physicians who share expertise and resources to provide quality, value-based care close to home.
Our clinical and business support capabilities, expertise and industry-leading technologies keep local practices at the forefront of high quality, efficient care delivery while enabling practice success, quality of life and financial security for physicians.
- 25 years of oncology practice management expertise
- Leader in value-based cancer care with over 900 physicians participating in the Center for Medicaid and Medicare
- Innovation Oncology Care Model – one fourth of the entire population of physicians nationwide
- Over 1,400 affiliated physicians
- More than 450 cancer treatment center locations across the United States
- Over 995,000 patients treated annually