Location: Aurora, CO, United States
Category: Nursing Professional
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: 152181
Date Posted: Sep 14, 2023
The Blood Disorders Center at the University of Colorado Hospital is transforming health care for our malignant blood cancer and benign hematology patients by not only providing exemplary patient-centered care but also through world-class clinical research trials and our revolutionary partnership with the CU School of Medicine in the development of the CARE Innovation Center, a comprehensive service that brings together health care and leading industry and start-up partners. We are proud to be the only hospital in Colorado with five consecutive Magnet designations and were recently ranked as the #1 Hospital in the State of Colorado by US News and World Report for the 11th year in a row. We are also ranked as the #1 Employer in the State of Colorado by Forbes.
The Blood Disorders Center services patients with Lymphoma, Leukemia, MDS, and Multiple Myeloma, as well as rare blood disorders such as Castleman’s Disease, Hairy Cell Leukemia and Langerhans. Some of these patients will proceed to either an Autologous or Allogeneic Bone Marrow Transplant or CAR-T Cell Therapy. We also see patients with Myeloproliferative Neoplasms such as Polycythemia Vera, Myelofibrosis and Essential Thrombocytosis as well as other non-malignant blood disorders, including anemia, Sickle Cell Disease, and Thalassemia.
This person provides direct patient care, at an advanced proficient level, in the apheresis department using the nursing process in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice with policies, values and mission of UCHealth. Apheresis RNs (registered nurses) provide supportive evidence based nursing care for patients during their apheresis procedures including: cell collections, photopheresis, red blood cell exchanges and therapeutic phlebotomies. The apheresis RN partners with the apheresis physician and a multi-disciplinary team to provide excellent care of patients.
This role will need to effectively delegate patient care to ancillary personnel. This job requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work well in teams. This is a fast-paced clinic with patients presenting in all stages of acuity.
Location: Anschutz Medical Campus
Work Schedule: .90/72hrs pp - Full Time - Days
Provides direct patient care using the nursing process in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice and with the policies, values, and mission of the organization.
Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate action.
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The pay range for this position is: $30.00 - $46.50 / hour. Pay is dependent on applicant's relevant experience.
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