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Specialty Registered Nurse-Medical Oncology- Full Time - Days at Mercy Medical in Mason City, Iowa

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

Job Description:

12310_48933 Mercy Medical Oncology
Expected Weekly Hours:
Rotating Shift

Position Purpose:

Job Description Details:

HOURLY PAY RANGE: $24.87 - $35.87

Hours: Monday-Friday, 0800-1630 or 0830-1700 (rotating shifts). 72hrs per pay period


Accepts responsibility and accountability for the delivery of care through the use of the nursing process. Directs and guides patient and family education. Cares for all types of oncology/hematology and related patients in Medical Oncology while maintaining professional nursing standards. Practices nursing within the Mercy Medical Center - North Iowa professional nursing practice plan.


Education [formal]:

1. Current RN license in the state of Iowa.

2. Associate Degree in Nursing or graduate from an RN program required

3. Must complete and successfully pass Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) courses: Cancer Basics and Chemotherapy Biotherapy: Fundamentals of Administration courses after 9 months of employment, must successfully complete the ONS/ONCC Chemotherapy Biotherapy Certificate course, and renew every 2 years.

4. Strongly preferred OCN certification within 2 years of employment. .


Prefer minimum of 4 years of experience in a health care setting, inpatient, outpatient, home care, hospice or clinic experience, all possess transferable skills or knowledge valuable to the Cancer Center.

Special Skills and Competencies:

Effective verbal and written communication skills.

Demonstrates knowledge and support for the principles of customer relations in daily activities.

Must have the sensitivity and understanding need to work with cancer patients.

Self-motivated, detail-oriented individual able to work with minimum supervision and possess the ability to work under pressure due to fluctuating workloads.

Ability to work as a team.

MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center Offers:

• Competitive wages; including weekend and night differentials

• Benefit Package (Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan) for positions 16 hours per week or greater

• Educational assistance

• Success Sharing - a bonus when the organization meets its goals

All offers are contingent upon the successful completion of references, background checks, pre-employment physical, drug screen and post offer exam.

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