Company Overview: At Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada (CCCN) a distinguished team of doctors, researchers, nurses and healthcare professionals have provided patients with groundbreaking treatments on the healing edge of medicine since 1974. Our team is dedicated to providing the most effective treatments, both existing and emerging, in order to diagnose and successfully treat cancer and blood disorders. Our pharmacists are specially trained in cancer treatment, and their expertise allows them to work with oncology physicians and nurses to address complex therapies in an outpatient setting, rather than in hospitals. CCCN's pharmacy services in Nevada also include patient education and consultations with our oncology certified pharmacists.
Career Opportunity: Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada is seeking an Admixture Technician Float to join us in the Las Vegas, NV metropolitan area. The Admixture Technician prepares medication, monitors inventory and maintains accurate records under supervision of a registered pharmacist and would likely float between multiple locations. In this role, you will work in a fast paced practice admixture room within a thriving health care organization.
The essential functions for the Admixture Technician Float include the following:
Assists with the preparation of medication orders by compounding or admixing medications under the supervision of a physician
Calculates correct dosage volumes, converting them between metric and apothecary equivalents
Under direct supervision, admixes IV Chemotherapy and other IV drugs as ordered by physician in an accurate and timely manner and preparing all drugs within OSHA guidelines using proper aseptic technique
Assists in cleaning hoods daily and monitoring drugs for outdates
Maintains proper control documentation of medications including lot numbers
The ideal candidate will have the following background and experience:
High school diploma or equivalent required
One (1) year practical on the job IV experience highly preferred
One (1) year recent experience in IV Admixture
Experience in oncology or hospital environment preferred
Certified Pharmacy Technician certificate
Successful candidates will thrive in a fast paced, rapidly changing environment and have a passion for caring for their patients.
Ready For Your Next Career Challenge? We'd Love to Hear from You! If you possess the above qualifications and a desire to make a difference, we invite you to submit your resume and apply. In addition to a great career opportunity, we offer excellent benefits, a team environment, professional development, and the chance to be part of a nationwide network dedicated to fight the war against cancer. To apply please click on the Apply Now link.
Category: Clinical *M
The US Oncology Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
Internal Number: MCKEA00877764
About New York Oncology Hematology
New York Oncology Hematology (NYOH) is the leading provider of community-based cancer care and blood disorder services. With seven convenient locations in Albany, Amsterdam, Clifton Park in Saratoga County, Hudson, Rexford and Troy, our team of 32 physicians and 350 cancer care specialists see more than 100,000 cancer visits a year.
NYOH has always been at the forefront of cancer care. More than 30 years ago, we began as the region’s first oncology practice in a community setting (outside a hospital). A few years later, we offered the first radiation treatment outside a hospital setting.
Today, we continue our commitment of providing world class care, close to home. We offer the region’s largest clinical research and drug trial operation, only stem cell transplant program and only neuro-oncology care. We recently brought the first Varian Truebeam Radiotherapy System to our new practice: Clifton Park in Saratoga County.
Our medical staff includes 32 board certified physicians who specialize in the care of patients with cancer (medical oncology and radiation oncology) and blood-related disorders (hematology). With a patient care team of more than 350 oncology certified nurse...s, pharmacists, laboratory technologists, radiation therapists and support personnel, we are able to provide the personal level of care our patients need during treatment.