Clinic Manager/Oncology Nurse

Central Care Cancer Center is hiring for an individual to join our oncology team in Garden City. This position will provide oversight and management to the clinic as a well as provide nursing services and care to cancer patients.

Essential Functions

Essential Functions of Clinic Manager
  • Manages employee schedules including time off requests and time card approvals
  • Collaborates with CNO to manage provider schedules
  • Works as a team with onsite radiation oncology manager
  • Communicates with other Central Care departments including, Billing, Human Resources, Marketing & Public Relations, I.T., and Maintenance to ensure all clinic needs are met
  • Partners with Director of Human Resources to appropriately handle employee matters and/ or performance issues
  • Oversees drug inventory
  • Oversees and manages drug and medical supplies, including monitoring for best cost
  • Communicates with CFO and CNO regarding costs incurred by the clinic as well as budges for events or other clinic needs
  • Oversees community events organized by clinic staff and marketing department
  • Facilitates training and continuing education requirements of clinic staff
  • Handles daily patient work flow, makes recommendation for improvement
  • Teams up with CNO and other clinic managers to implement any new nursing processes, including policy and procedures
  • Acts as main clinic contact for new FDA drug releases or educational needs from pharmaceutical companies and specialty testing centers
  • Collaborates with outside providers including hospitals, clinics, and labs to facilitate best patient care
  • Acts as a resource for providers regarding chemotherapy regimens and supportive drugs
  • Oversees and maintains safe practices for patient and staff
  • Performs weekly and monthly audits as requested
Essential Functions of Oncology RN 
  • Monitors and records vital signs such as temperature, blood pressure, and pulse rate
  • Administers chemotherapy, injections and draws lab as ordered
  • Gives patients medications as directed by the physician
  • Organizes and carries out a treatment plan for patients' chemotherapy, lab, and supportive care
  • Completes charge sheets daily for all patients seen
  • Completes drug inventory weekly
  • Completes chemotherapy administration record and nursing progress notes
  • Charts all patient transactions, phone calls, prescription refills
  • Counsels patient and family members about chemotherapy drug side effects, treatment plan, and neutropenia precautions

Desired Degree

Bachelor's Degree, RN, BSN, OCN

Job Experience

  • Bachelor's degree (B.S.N.) from four-year college or university
  • 5+ years' registered nurse experience
  • 5+ years’ management experience, in similar setting, required
  • OCN a plus
  • Oncology experience preferred

Other Qualifications

  • Registered Nurse, State License (RN)
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)

More about Garden City, Kansas

Garden City, Kansas (pop. 27,004) is located on the high plains of Southwest Kansas in Finney County (pop. 37,097), and is the economic hub for the region, serving a population of approximately 200,000.

From the World’s Largest Hand Dug Pool and Splash Park that covers a full city block, to world class hunting, or Kansas’s #1 public golf course, Garden City boasts fun for everyone, regardless of age and interest.  Also, located a short 3 ½ hour drive from the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains, Garden City offers easy access to a multitude of outdoor activities and sights, such as hiking, white water rafting, fishing, skiing, and many more adventures!  Garden City also offers several convenient jet service flights to Dallas each day.

With nearly 40 languages spoken locally, Finney County was rated the most diverse community in Kansas outside of the Kansas City metro. (Niche.com)

Featured Attractions:

Two first-class golf courses.
Buffalo Dunes (Rated #1 Municipal Course in KS, Golf Digest)
The Golf Club at Southwind

Lee Richardson Zoo
The “Big Pool” and Splash Park
Garden City Wind Semi-Pro Baseball
Annual Tumbleweed Festival
Sandsage Bison Range
Parrot Cove Indoor Water Park

Our new 30,000 sq/ft facility provides cutting edge technology and numerous support services, all in a quiet and comfortable setting.  Heartland Cancer Center in Garden City features the only in-house PET/CT simulator in Western Kansas, as well as the latest linear accelerator from Varian, the TrueBeam STx.  We also offer access to clinical trials, oncology navigators, and optional private infusion suites.  The Breast Center at St. Catherine Hospital, also located under our roof, is the only nationally accredited Breast Center between Kansas City and Denver.

 

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