Oncology Nurse Manager

​Central Care Cancer Center is hiring for an individual to join our oncology team in Kansas City. This position will provide oversight and management to the clinic as a while as 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 clinic managers for staffing needs and coverage situations
  • Collaborates 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 budgets 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 drugs side effects, treatment plan, and neutropenia precautions

Desired 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

More about Kansas City, Kansas

Kansas City is comprised of two cities that share the Missouri River as their border, which also divides Missouri from Kansas. The Kansas City metropolitan region is a 14 county area anchored by Kansas City, MO. With a population of 2.1 million, the region includes a number of other cities and suburbs, the largest being Overland Park, KS; Kansas City, KS; Olathe, KS; and Independence, MO; each over 100,000 in population.

Collectively, Kansas City is famous for its unique style of barbecue, jazz heritage, fountains and architecture, along with professional sports teams and events.

Kansas City has a bevy of different cultural offerings, such as the unique Country Club Plaza area. Known for its Spanish architecture, this 15-block district features some of Kansas City’s best shopping and dining options. Kansas City’s rich culture inspires several must-see destinations: The Power & Light District features more than 50 restaurants and shops. For art lovers, the Nelson Atkins Museum of Art is a sure hit with extensive permanent and traveling exhibits.

Kansas City is bisected by four interstates: I-35, I-49, I-29 and I-70 for easy access around the metro area, as well as to other locations. The city features Kansas City International Airport, just 15 miles northwest of downtown Kansas City with more than a dozen carriers serving passengers. A new airport terminal is expected to be built in approximately four years. At Union Station, Amtrak service provides six passenger trains daily, which includes two round trips to St. Louis, one departing for Chicago and one departing for Los Angeles.

Featured Attractions:

Museums and Art
American Jazz Museum
Arabia Steamboat Museum
Harry S. Truman Library and Museum
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art
National WWI Museum and Memorial
Negro Leagues Baseball Museum
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

Shopping and Restaurants
Country Club Plaza
Crown Center
Power & Light District

“Kid-Friendly” Activities
Science City
Sea Life of Kansas City Aquarium
Worlds Of Fun - Oceans Of Fun

Professional Sporting Teams and Events
Kansas City Chiefs (National Football League)
Kansas City Royals (Major League Baseball)
Kansas Speedway (NASCAR Sprint Cup)
Sporting Kansas City (Major League Soccer)

More about Kansas City, Kansas

Kansas City is comprised of two cities that share the Missouri River as their border, which also divides Missouri from Kansas. The Kansas City metropolitan region is a 14 county area anchored by Kansas City, MO. With a population of 2.1 million, the region includes a number of other cities and suburbs, the largest being Overland Park, KS; Kansas City, KS; Olathe, KS; and Independence, MO; each over 100,000 in population.

Collectively, Kansas City is famous for its unique style of barbecue, jazz heritage, fountains and architecture, along with professional sports teams and events.

Kansas City has a bevy of different cultural offerings, such as the unique Country Club Plaza area. Known for its Spanish architecture, this 15-block district features some of Kansas City’s best shopping and dining options. Kansas City’s rich culture inspires several must-see destinations: The Power & Light District features more than 50 restaurants and shops. For art lovers, the Nelson Atkins Museum of Art is a sure hit with extensive permanent and traveling exhibits.

Kansas City is bisected by four interstates: I-35, I-49, I-29 and I-70 for easy access around the metro area, as well as to other locations. The city features Kansas City International Airport, just 15 miles northwest of downtown Kansas City with more than a dozen carriers serving passengers. A new airport terminal is expected to be built in approximately four years. At Union Station, Amtrak service provides six passenger trains daily, which includes two round trips to St. Louis, one departing for Chicago and one departing for Los Angeles.

Featured Attractions:

Museums and Art
American Jazz Museum
Arabia Steamboat Museum
Harry S. Truman Library and Museum
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art
National WWI Museum and Memorial
Negro Leagues Baseball Museum
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

Shopping and Restaurants
Country Club Plaza
Crown Center
Power & Light District

“Kid-Friendly” Activities
Science City
Sea Life of Kansas City Aquarium
Worlds Of Fun - Oceans Of Fun

Professional Sporting Teams and Events
Kansas City Chiefs (National Football League)
Kansas City Royals (Major League Baseball)
Kansas Speedway (NASCAR Sprint Cup)
Sporting Kansas City (Major League Soccer)