Job Details

Position : Oncology Nurse

Two (2) years’ nursing experience

One (1) year pediatric experience

Diploma Nursing degree, Associate’s degree or Bachelor’s degree in nursing (or higher) – Bachelor’s degree preferred

Current State of Arizona RN license or an RN license from a compact state with multistate privileges or the ability to establish licensure according to Arizona law prior to start date.

Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers from the American Heart Association

Current PALS certification from the American Heart Association

APHON Chemo Certification OR Inpatient Pediatric BMT experience.

Working with patients to explain a diagnosis and stage of cancer, discuss treatment options, and assist in managing the side effects and symptoms of cancer and its treatment.

Leading a cancer treatment team of various healthcare professionals.

Coordinating treatment plans and prescribing various types of treatment, including chemotherapy and immunotherapy.

Treating patients with radiation therapy.

Assisting patients with pain management.

Performing surgical operations to remove tumors and determine whether cancer has spread from the original starting point.

Performing basic administrative and clerical tasks, such as keeping records of test results, writing prescriptions, providing cancer information to patients, and monitoring treatment plans.