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Registered Nurse - Cancer Center(Experienced or New Graduate)

Requisition Number::  41100
Date:  Feb 19, 2021
Location: 

Durham, NC, US, 27710

Personnel Area:  DUKE UNIVERSITY HEALTH SYSTEM

Duke University Hospital is consistently rated as one of the best in the United States and is known around the world for its outstanding care and groundbreaking research. Duke University Hospital has 957 inpatient beds and offers comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic facilities, including a regional emergency/trauma center; a major surgery suite containing 51 operating rooms; an endo-surgery center; an Ambulatory Surgery Center with nine operating rooms and an extensive diagnostic and interventional radiology area. In fiscal year 2018, Duke University Hospital admitted 42,916 patients and had 1,085,740 outpatient visits in fiscal year 2017.

 

U.S News & World Report named Duke University Hospital #1 in North Carolina and #1 in the Raleigh-Durham area in 2018-19.

 

Duke University Hospital is ranked in the top 20 nationally for seven adult specialties, including cardiology and heart surgery, nephrology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, pulmonology, rheumatology, and urology.

 

In addition to its hospitals, Duke Health has an extensive, geographically dispersed network of outpatient facilities that include primary care offices, urgent care centers, multi-specialty clinics and outpatient surgery centers.

 

Duke Nursing Highlights:

 

  • Duke University Health System is designated as a Magnet® organization
  • Nurses from each hospital are consistently recognizedeach year as North Carolina’s Great 100 Nurses.
  • Duke University Health System was awarded the American Board of Nursing Specialties Award for Nursing Certification Advocacy for being strong advocates of specialty nursing certification.
  • Duke University Health System has 6000 + registered nurses
  • Quality of Life: Living in the Triangle!
  • Relocation Assistance!

 

Duke University Hospital is currently hiring for multiple Nursing roles in the Cancer Center!

 

20 Duke Medicine Cir, Durham, NC 27710

 

Current Cancer Center opportunities include:

 

Hematology, Urology, GU Medical/Oncology

GI, Thoracic, Melanoma Oncology

Brain Tumor

Cancer Center Telephone Triage

Oncology Infusion Clinic

Breast/Gynecology

Radiation/Oncology/Ports

 

The Cancer Center allows for weekends off as it operates on a Monday – Friday scheduled and it’s closed on holidays. Shifts vary from 10’s and 8’s depending on unit. Nurses with oncology experience and those who are interested in learning/developing oncology skills as an RN are encouraged to apply below on our careers page:

 

https://careers.duke.edu/search/?createNewAlert=false&q=cancer+center&optionsFacetsDD_location=&optionsFacetsDD_dept=Nursing&optionsFacetsDD_customfield2=DUKE+HOSPITAL

 

About Duke Cancer Center

 Our doctors are recognized leaders for their roles in developing new drugs, cancer vaccines, and novel approaches to treating cancer and related symptoms through our ongoing clinical trials. We are also part of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation’s leading cancer centers dedicated to improving patient care.

 

https://www.dukehealth.org/locations/duke-cancer-center

 

Ranked among the nation's best cancer programs

 

Duke Nursing Highlights:

 

  • Duke University Health System is designated as a Magnet® organization
  • Nurses from each hospital are consistently recognized each year as North Carolina’s Great 100 Nurses.
  • Duke University Health System was awarded the American Board of Nursing Specialties Award for Nursing Certification Advocacy for being strong advocates of specialty nursing certification.
  • Duke University Health System has 6000 + registered nurses
  • Quality of Life: Living in the Triangle!
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Excellent retirement and health benefits
  • Duke encourages promoting from within - Clinical Ladder opportunities for promotion (clinical team lead/manager roles)
  • Certification bonus, tuition assistance available

 

Minimum Qualifications:

Education

Work requires graduation from an accredited BSN or Associate's Degree in Nursing or Nursing Diploma program.

All registered nurses without a Bachelor's degree in Nursing (or higher) will be required to enroll in an appropriate BSN program within two years of their start date and to complete the program within five years of their start date.

 

Experience

Twelve months of appropriate clinical experience is required. At a manager's discretion, employees with 6 months of experience who are exceptional performers may be eligible for this level.

 

Degrees, Licensure, and/or Certification

Must have current or compact RN licensure in the state of North Carolina.

BLS required.

 

Living in Raleigh/Durham
U.S. News & World Report named Raleigh/Durham one of the Top 10 Best Place to Live.  Here you‘ll find young, friendly, diverse and educated people who enjoy dining out in local restaurants and gathering over craft beers.  The family-friendly Triangle (Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill) also has an abundance of beautiful green spaces and a growing art and music scene.

 

Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

 

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

 

Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essentialjob functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

 


Nearest Major Market: Durham
Nearest Secondary Market: Raleigh