Nurse Oncology Infusion

Allina Health

Allina Health

St. Louis, MO, USA
Posted on Tuesday, January 23, 2024

Number of Job Openings Available:


Date Posted:

January 22, 2024


34002916 AHCI Infusion Saint Paul


Day/Evening (United States of America)

Shift Length:

8 hour shift

Hours Per Week:


Union Contract:


Weekend Rotation:


Job Summary:

Manages patient care infusion encounters by utilizing a systematic approach to nursing practice that includes assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act. This includes collaborating with multidisciplinary hematology/oncology care team members, along with internal and external ancillary partners, in a fast-paced environment. Dedicated to the growth and development of the Allina Health Cancer Institute, incorporating evidence-based practice initiatives that align with ONS, NCCN, COC, and organizational standards of care.

Key Position Details:

  • 40 hours per week
  • No weekends or major holidays
  • Alternating Day/Evenings schedule
  • Varied start times between 7am-8am, end time between 3:30pm-4:30pm
  • Working with infusion
  • Benefit Eligible

Job Description:

Principle Responsibilities

  • Delivery of chemotherapy, biotherapy and supportive care to hematology/oncology patients in accordance with Nurse Practice Act, recognized professional standards, and Allina Health Cancer Institute Policy.
  • Complete Patient Assessment and Education.
  • Collaborate with health care team in order to coordinate and maintain continuity of care.
  • Administrative tasks including indirect nursing activities which promote quality patient care.
  • Documentation of care per Allina Health Cancer Institute policies and practice.
  • Maintain overall accountability/responsibility for assigned patients
  • Comply with research protocols.
    • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

  • Associate's or Vocational degree in Nursing. Along with 1 year of ambulatory chemo/biotherapy experience or 3 years inpatient chemo/biotherapy infusion experience required
  • Bachelor's degree in Nursing preferred
  • Up to 2 years experience with Ambulatory Chemotherapy/Biotherapy Infusion. May consider nurses with 2 or more years inpatient chemo/biotherapy infusion experience required
  • Up to 2 years Peripheral IV Insertion skills. Or willing to be trained within 60 days of hire preferred
  • Up to 2 years Phlebotomy skills. Or willing to be trained within 60 days of hire preferred
  • Up to 2 years EPIC EMR, including Beacon application. Or willing to be trained at time of hire preferred
  • Licensed Registered Nurse - MN Board of Nursing required
  • BLS Tier 1 - Basic Life Support - Multisource required
  • ONS Chemotherapy/Biotherapy Infusion Certification required
  • Oncology Nurse Certification (ONC) Obtain within 2 years of hire required

Physical Demands
Medium Work*:
Lifting weight Up to 32 lbs. occasionally (*Allina Safe Patient Moving Policy), Up to 25 lbs. frequently