Job Description

Radiation LVN

Cancer care is all we do

Hope in healing

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) takes a unique and integrative approach to cancer care. Our patient-centered care model is founded on a commitment to personalized medicine, tailoring a combination of treatments to the needs of each individual patient. At the same time, we support patients’ quality of life by offering therapies designed to help them manage the side effects of treatment, addressing their physical, spiritual and emotional needs, so they are better able to stay on their treatment regimens and get back to life. At the core of our whole-person approach is what we call the Mother Standard® of care, so named because it requires that we treat our patients, and one another, like we would want our loved ones to be treated. This innovative approach has earned our hospitals a Best Place to Work distinction and numerous accreditations. Each of us has a stake in the successful outcomes of every patient we treat.

Job Description:

Responsible for assisting physicians with the evaluation, management, and treatment of patients. Responsible for appointment scheduling and chart management. Provides information to patients so they may fully utilize and benefit from the clinic services as it regards to their Radiation Therapy. The Radiation Nurse LVN assumes responsibility for maintaining patient flow, cleaning and stocking of exam and treatment rooms, and performing basic skills such as taking vital signs, phlebotomy, and point of care testing. In addition, the Radiation Nurse LVN will administer subcutaneous and intramuscular injections under the direction of a Physician. The individual who holds this position will support and adhere to the Choice Cancer Care mission statement, Code of Ethics and Business Standards.

Job Responsibilities:

? Checking schedules.

? Accompanying patients to exam/procedure room.

? Assisting patients as needed with walking, transfers, dressing, collecting specimens, preparing for exam, and collecting patient medical information.

? Working knowledge of ONCO EHR to include scheduling and documentation with in the EHR.

? Fulfills clerical responsibilities as assigned which may include: sending/receiving or scanning patient’s medical records, obtaining lab/x-ray reports, hospital notes, referrals information, task messaging within ONCO ARIA and messages within Navigating Care.

? Completes forms/requisitions as needed, schedules appointments such as MRI’s, Blood Transfusions, Physical Therapy etc., verifies insurance coverage and patient demographics.

? Fulfills environmental responsibilities as assigned which may include: setting up instruments and equipment according to protocol, cleaning exam/procedure rooms, instruments and equipment between patient visits to maintain infection control, keeping appropriate records; ordering sorting, storing supplies, restocking exams/procedure rooms.

? Participates in professional development activities to keep current with healthcare practices.

? Maintains patient confidentiality.

Required Education/Experience

Minimum high school diploma. Graduate of an accredited LVN Program and maintain a current LVN License for the State of Texas preferred. Minimum one-year clinical experience. Phlebotomy experience desired.

Certificates and Licenses

Current active LVN License required.

    We win together

    Each CTCA employee is a Stakeholder, driven to make a true difference and help win the fight against cancer. Each day is a challenge, but this unique experience comes with rewards that you may never have thought possible. To ensure each team member brings his or her best self, we offer exceptional support and immersive training to encourage your personal and professional growth. If you’re ready to be part of something bigger and work with a passionate, dynamic group of care professionals, we invite you to join us. 

    Visit:  Jobs.cancercenter.com to begin your journey.

    Application Instructions

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