REGISTERED NURSE, Outpatient Transfusion Unit, Per Diem Varied Shifts
Northern Nevada Health System
Location: RENO, Nevada
Internal Number: 195495-en-us
This Outpatient Transfusion Registered Nurse opportunity is per diem with a varied shift schedule.
Northern Nevada Health System – Sierra Medical Center is a 200-bed tertiary care located in south Reno, Nevada opening in March 2022. Our new full-service facility presents an awesome opportunity to help build, grow, and develop Sierra Medical Center into an acute care force in the within the broader Reno, NV community. Come join us and “Elevate Your Career” at Sierra Medical Center.
Benefits for full and part time positions:
Challenging & rewarding work environment
Competitive compensation & generous paid time off
Excellent medical, dental, vision & prescription drug plans
401K with company match and discounted stock plan
Tuition Repayment Program
HealthStream online learning catalogue with plenty of free CEU courses
Career development opportunities across UHS and it's 300+ locations
Job Description: This job is for a per-diem position in our out-patient transfusion room currently open only Wednesdays and Saturday. This nursing role will be required to assist in scheduling patients for treatment, ensure registration has been completed appropriately prior to treatment, proficient in accessing ports and using central lines, clean area in between patients maintaining a safe, clean, and therapeutic environment, maintain and order stock supplies, communicate with providers for additional orders and ensure prior authorization has been obtained prior to services, complete charges on accounts, competent to manage all emergency responses, and other duties as assigned.
About Universal Health Services
One of the nation’s largest and most respected providers of hospital and healthcare services, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. During the year, UHS was again recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; and listed in Forbes ranking of America’s Largest Public Companies. Operating acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities, outpatient facilities and ambulatory care access points, an insurance offering, a physician network and various related services located all over the U.S. states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the United Kingdom.
Minimum 1 year recent (within the last 5 years) Infusion or Transfusion room nursing experience
BLS Certification, ACLS preferred
Chemotherapy and Biotherapy provider card required within 6 months of hire
Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN) strongly preferred
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Be part of the healthcare system that is elevating healthcare … and elevating your career.
Northern Nevada Health System is a regional multi-facility system that has excelled at offering quality care to residents of the greater Truckee Meadows. We have many locations across the region and in our rural communities. Northern Nevada Medical Center, a 124-bed acute care hospital in Sparks, is our flagship provider. A second hospital, Sierra Medical Center, opened in 2022. It is the first full-service hospital built in the region in over a century.
We also provide primary care services and a wide range of specialty care through Northern Nevada Medical Group. Our providers have locations throughout Reno, Sparks, Fallon and Bishop to serve the community. In addition, patients can receive a variety of outpatient surgical services at Quail Surgical and Pain Management Center.