Sign In
 [New User? Sign Up]
Mobile Version

Oncology RN - Urology Specialists of Nevada - $1500 Sign-On Bonus for External Candidates - Las Vegas, NV

UnitedHealth Group

Las Vegas, NV
Job Code:
Apply on the Company Site
  • Save Ad
  • Email Friend
  • Print
  • Research Salary

Job Details

747768 Oncology RN Urology Specialists of Nevada 1500 SignOn Bonus for External Candidates Las Vegas NV

Oncology RN - Urology Specialists of Nevada - $1500 Sign-On Bonus for External Candidates - Las Vegas, NV (747768)

Position Description

There's an energy and excitement here, a shared mission to improve the lives of others as well as our own. Nursing here isn't for everybody. Instead of seeing a handful of patients each day, your work may affect millions for years to come. Ready for a new path? Start doing your life's best work.(sm)
Nevada Cancer Specialists, a division of OptumCare Nevada, is committed to offering patients compassion, innovation, and high quality care. The group is headquartered in the greater Las Vegas, NV area.
An Oncology Nurse has a primary responsibility for providing comprehensive, skilled and compassionate care to all patients within the Division of Radiation Oncology. The Oncology nurse also maintains the environment of care in order to ensure that patient’s medical, nursing, and safety needs are met and that equipment and testing are functional, accurate, and timely.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Prepare Charts for Doctor, to include obtaining laboratory and radiology results, requesting previous medical records and other necessary items for chart completeness
  • Assist Doctor with Office Encounters, to include rooming patients, taking vital signs, preliminary record entry into the EHR system, administer Blood draws, infusions and injections as ordered by Doctor
  • Miscellaneous tasks related to Patient Education, Symptom Management, Coordination of Care, and FMLA Paperwork as directed by the Doctor
  • Provide ACLS coverage for CT Imaging department
  • Maintain crash-cart and emergency equipment
  • Maintain appropriate supply levels to ensure proper clinical operations
  • Schedule special department specific procedures such as Marker Implant and CT Simulation
  • Triage patient phone calls for Division of Radiation Oncology

Required Qualifications:

  • Current, unrestricted NV RN license or temporary NV RN license with the ability to obtain permanent NV RN license upon expiration of temporary NV RN license
  • Demonstrated effectiveness with nursing processes
  • Possesses personal fortitude and compassion to deal with patients suffering from a profound illness
  • Proficient computer skills: i.e. Microsoft products (Excel, Word, Outlook), experience with computer based medical records recommended
  • 2+ years of experience in a hospital setting, acute care, or direct care experience with the adult population
  • BLS
  • ACLS (within 30 days of hire)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1+ year of oncology experience
  • Previous experience working in Division of Radiation Oncology
  • Chemotherapy Certification (or willing to obtain upon hire)
  • OCN certification
  • Experience charting in EMR

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)


**PLEASE NOTE** The sign on bonus is only available to external candidates.  Candidates who are currently working for a UnitedHealth Group, UnitedHealthcare or a related entity in a full time, part time, or per diem basis (“Internal Candidates”) are not eligible to receive a sign on bonus.


Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.



Job Keywords: Oncology RN, Urology, Radiation Oncology, OCN, Chemotherapy, Las Vegas, NV

Job Details

  • Contest Number747768
  • Job TitleOncology RN - Urology Specialists of Nevada - $1500 Sign-On Bonus for External Candidates - Las Vegas, NV
  • Job FamilyNursing
  • Business SegmentOptumCare

Job Location Information

  • Las Vegas, NV
    United States
    North America

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelNo
  • Telecommuter PositionNo
  • Overtime StatusNon-exempt

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

Powered ByLogo

Featured Jobs[ View All ]

Featured Employers [ View All ]