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Job Description

Job ID: 51238

Area of Interest: Nursing Support

Location: Baltimore, MD US

Hours of Work: As per unit needs

Job Facility: University of Maryland Medical Center

Employment Type: Supplemental/Per Diem

Shift: ROTATING

What You Will Do:

University of Maryland Medical Center - Marlene and Stewart Greenbaum Cancer Center

The University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center is a National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center and one of the top cancer treatment and research centers in the country. As part of the University of Maryland Medical Center, we offer innovative approaches to diagnosing and treating all types of cancer, conduct cutting-edge research to bring the latest advances in cancer treatment directly to our patients, and provide cancer screening and patient education services.

Under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN), and in accordance with the nursing care plan, the PCT performs delegated competency validated patient care functions and applies technical skills of a limited uncomplicated nature. Duties include performing: EKG's, Tracheal suctioning, Tube feedings (NG/GT), Urinary catheter insertion, Blood draws (preferred),I.V. insertions (preferred)

Highlights:

UMGCC is a National Cancer Institute (NCI)-Designated Cancer Center, a distinction shared by only 68 centers across the U.S. UMGCC is ranked among the top cancer programs in the country, according to U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals list

UMGCC is ranked among the top cancer programs in the country, according to U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals list

UMGCC is a leader in addressing cancer disparities, with research focused on improving access to care and treatment outcomes for minorities, who represent 30 percent of the patients in our clinical trials, compared to 2 percent nationally.

A team approach to care in which specialists from all cancer disciplines work together to develop an individualized treatment plan for each patient.

Minimally invasive treatment options, including stereotactic body radiation therapy, robot-assisted surgery and the newest, targeted drug therapies.

Patient-focused treatment environment featuring private rooms for all inpatients, the Stoler Pavilion for outpatient care and a dedicated pharmacy and infusion center.

Top-rated nursing staff specially trained in cancer care and consistently rated as outstanding in patient satisfaction surveys.

CANCER TREATMENT SPECIALTIES

* Blood and Marrow Transplant
* Bone and Soft Tissue Cancer
* Brain Cancer
* Breast Evaluation and Treatment
* Endocrine Cancer
* Gastrointestinal Cancer
* Genitourinary Cancer
* Gynecologic Cancer
* Head and Neck Cancer Hematologic Malignancies
* Skin Cancer
* Thoracic Cancer

Benefits of working at UMMC:

* A competitive wage scale
* Becoming part of a teaching hospital and the National Cancer Institute
* Tuition Reimbursement: Up to $3,000 for your undergraduate degree and up to $5,000 a year for graduate degree
* A full benefit package including Health, Vision and Dental

What You Need to Be Successful:

* High school diploma or equivalent (GED)
* Maryland Nursing Assistant Certification required
* Completion of one of the following training programs: hospital based program, community college, Emergency Medical Technician, Medical Corpsmen
* Employees with work experience that provide on the job training equivalent to the above programs can be considered as a substitute to a formal PCT training program
* Minimum of one year of recent, direct patient care experience required
* Current CPR certification is required

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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