Registered Nurse (RN)-Blood Cancer Unit in San Antonio, Texas, United States
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Methodist Hospital

Registered Nurse (RN)-Blood Cancer Unit

San Antonio, TX, United States
Full-time • Days (rotating weekends)
Registered Nurse   Job ID: 02531-120685
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SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)
SCHEDULE: Full-time


At Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at Methodist Healthcare, we believe deeply in making a difference in our patients' lives. As part of the Sarah Cannon Blood Cancer Network, we offer patients convenient, community-based access to complex blood cancer care including bone marrow transplant (BMT), clinical trials and innovative therapies such as CAR T-Cell therapy. The Sarah Cannon Blood Cancer Network brings together physician-led blood cancer programs across the United States and United Kingdom and is one of the largest providers of BMT. In fact, it conducts more than 1,000 transplants annually through six FACT accredited transplant centers and has performed more than 14,000 transplants since inception of its first program. Does this sound exciting? Our staff would love to talk to you about it.

 
 

We want to ensure your needs are met. We offer a variety of comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans along with some unique benefits including:

    • Student Loan Repayment
    • Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs
    • Paid Time Off
    • Flexible Spending Accounts
    • Moving, mortgage, and real estate assistance
    • 100% matching 401k based on years of service
    • Identity Theft Protection discounts
    • Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options
    • Adoption Assistance
    • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)

 

We are seeking a Blood Cancer Registered Nurse for Methodist Hospital to ensure we continue to provide all patients with high quality, efficient care. We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply now!

The Blood Cancer Unit is a 19 bed acute care unit where you will deliver phenomenal care for adult patient with a complex blood cancer diagnosis, autologous blood and marrow transplantation patients, and patients receiving care for any toxicities or effects from any cancer related treatment. In this role, you will be asked to provide the following services:

  • Chemotherapy/Biotherapy administration and management, including investigational protocols
  • Transfusion of blood, platelets and fresh frozen plasma
  • Management of patients with radiation implants, central venous access devices and spinal drains
  • Provide care for patients that have undergone bone marrow biopsy and aspiration
  • Thoracentesis and paracentesis
  • Epidural and intrathecal analgesia
  • Management of toxicities r/t chemotherapy/biotherapy/radiation therapy and neutropenia/ thrombocytopenia/ anemia
  • Antibiotic/Medication therapies
  • Autologous Blood and Marrow Transplant
  • Bone marrow harvest recovery
  • Pain Management and telemetry monitoring
  • Management of the patient with a complex blood cancer
  • Patient to nurse ratio: 2-4:1 (based on acuity)

 

 

 

 

 

Our Registered Nurses have access to a variety of resources to help you reach your goals including:

  • A comprehensive orientation process
  • Valuable mentorship from specialty specific educators
  • Leadership development programs
  • State-of-the-art units equipped with the latest technologies in patient care

 

Methodist Hospital opened in 1963 as the first hospital in the now internationally acclaimed South Texas Medical Center. With over 800 beds, Methodist Hospital offers a broad range of specialties including cardiology, oncology, bone marrow transplants, emergency medicine, neurosciences, maternity care, gynecology and orthopedics. We are proud to be the largest provider of the lifesaving ECMO Program in San Antonio, are home to the largest robotics program in the world, and our Adult Blood Cancer and Stem Cell Transplant unit has become the first program to receive FACT Accreditation in North America.

As the flagship hospital, and most comprehensive medical care facility of Methodist Healthcare, we appreciate the support and recognition we receive from the community. We’ve recently been named the No.1 Best Regional Hospital by the U.S. News and World Report for 2019-20. We pride ourselves on providing the highest quality of care possible for our patients, which is proven by our consecutive Grade A Leapfrog Hospital Safety scores. In addition, Methodist Hospital not only received a Primary Stroke Center designation from The Joint Commission, but has also received a Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification from DNV GL Healthcare, designating the facility as offering the most advanced stroke treatment available in a given geographic area. For more information, please visit our website at www.sahealth.com and select Methodist Hospital under Locations.

Qualifications

Responsibilities/Qualifications:

  • A Diploma or Associates Degree in Nursing from a professional nursing program required
  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing or current enrollment in a BSN program at an accredited school of Nursing preferred
  • Current Registered Nurse License in the state of Texas required.  If Compact License, a Texas license is required within 90 days of hire
  • A minimum of 6 months of RN experience within an acute care setting required
  • At least 1 year of critical care or cancer care experience preferred 

 

If you find this opportunity to improve the lives our patients compelling, we encourage you to apply. We will promptly review your application and if you are highly qualified you will hear from one of our recruiters. We are actively interviewing so you should apply today.

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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Registered Nurse
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COVID-19 Vaccination

In compliance with the emergency regulation issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) dated November 4, 2021, and company policy, this role requires you to have received the first dose of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccination series (or a one-dose COVID-19 vaccination) by December 6, 2021, or to have applied for a medical or religious exemption.

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