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Infusion RN Oncology Per-Diem Multiple Locations

    • Job Tracking ID: 512708-853955
    • Job Location: Scarborough, ME
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: 2 year degree
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: May 03, 2023
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

NECS is currently seeking a Per-Diem Infusion Oncology RN to join our fast-paced practice.  We have opportunities in our clinics in Topsham, Scarborough, and Kennebunk Maine, as well as our clinic in Portsmouth NH.  The successful Per-Diem Infusion RN may be called into service  to cover staffing gaps as needed.  The Infusion Oncology RN is a critical part of our fast-paced outpatient Treatment Room, dedicated to direct patient care for our Hematology/Oncology patients requiring infusion services. The RN will administer chemotherapy, biotherapy, immunotherapy drugs as well as non-oncology infusions in accordance with established guidelines. They will work within a collaborative team including Physicians, Advanced Practice Providers, and Nurse Navigators in carrying out the day to day aspects of clinical operations.

NECS is a private medical practice composed of fifteen oncologists and hematologists serving the region from five separate locations in Maine and New Hampshire. Our mission is to make life better for people with cancer and blood disorders. Kindness, compassion, and respect are part of everything that we do - from our phone operators to our physicians, every person on our team is important, and everyone makes a difference every day. We are proud to be the first Dana Farber Affiliate practice in the country, striving to provide the highest quality care and unmatched, holistic support for every patient, every day.

Please submit a cover letter and resume

Job Duties:

  • Delivers chemotherapy in accordance with prescribed protocols and NECS guidelines.
  • Performs injections and IV therapy (IV starts, PICC line/Port Access) utilizing accepted techniques.
  • Calculates/verifies AUC dosing, CrCl, IVIG dosing.
  • Operate infusion pumps.
  • Perform therapeutic phlebotomy in accordance with physician orders.
  • Draw blood from ports, central lines, and peripheral IV access. Perform other procedures as needed.
  • Assist Physicians; conduct patient assessments.
  • Maintain patient care standards and assures that patient care functions, such as assessment, treatment and documentation are completed safely and effectively.
  • Initiates and documents appropriate interventions; evaluates and records patient/family response within practice protocol.
  • Follows established oncology protocols to maintain clean and safe working environments. Safeguards self and others against the hazards of toxic drugs dispose of hazardous waste according to the approved protocol.
  • Evaluates lab data in conjunction with the provider to provide appropriate care to the patient.
  • Provides patient education at chairside regarding therapies patient is receiving.
  • Evaluates side effects and toxicities of therapy and provide for their management.
  • Maintains open and effective communication with all physicians, employees, and vendors.
  • Provides recommendations on practice clinical policies and processes to practice Directors.
  • Works collaboratively with the Clinical Research, Laboratory, Pharmacy, Business Office, HR, and Genetic departments.
  • Coordinates patient care responsibilities within the scope of the practice for licensed and unlicensed health care providers.
  • Helps to ensure that resources, supplies, and materials are available.
    • Incorporates evidence-based research into clinical practice.
    • Demonstrates respect for life, dignity, and rights of all persons.
    • Ensures the smooth execution of all practice nursing policies, procedures, and systems.
    • Other duties as assigned. Must be willing to travel and work at satellite offices if the need arises.

Monday-Friday work-week, no nights. 
Weekends: Periodic: this position will be asked to cover weekend infusion room clinic hours 9-1pm on Saturdays and Sundays. 4-5 time per year. 
Travel:  Ideal candidate will be willing to work a multiple locations

Experience and Skills:

  • Licensed Nurse within the State of Maine required.
  • Two Plus years of Infusion is REQUIRED.
  • ONS Chemotherapy & Biotherapy Certification is required, or ability to obtain within 3 months of hire. 
  • Bachelor’s degree in nursing strongly preferred.
  • Two years plus of nursing professional experience required.
  • Hematology/Oncology experience preferred.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with patients, physicians and staff
  • Must be able to manage multiple priorities.


This is not a benefit eligible position.

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