City of Hope / Vizient™ RN Residency Program - Starts March 27, 2017

Requisition ID: 8499

City of Hope / Vizient™ RN Residency Program

(RNs with one year of acute care experience)

(Starts March 27, 2017)

Thank you for submitting your application. Please note, the purpose of this posting is to recruit for future opportunities, as opportunities may not exist at this time.


City of Hope offers an RN Residency Program. The program consists of a 14-week classroom / didactic training and precepted learning with an oncology RN on the unit. The Residency includes customized training and competency validation in chemotherapy / biotherapy administration and training in hematopoietic cell transplantation (HCT).

The program starts Monday, March 27, 2017. Available units include Medical-Surgical, Medical Oncology, Medical-Surgical/Telemetry, Medical Oncology/Telemetry, Surgical Oncology/Telemetry, Hematology and Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation (HCT) / Bone Marrow Transplantation (BMT).

Full-time 12-hour night shifts are available.


  • Registered Nurses who have a BSN or MSN and have at least one year of acute care experience in a hospital setting.

Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration:

  • BSN (Bachelor of Science in Nursing) required.
  • Current California Registered Nurse License.
  • Current BLS through the American Heart Association.
  • ACLS through the American Heart Association also required for some units (Medical Oncology/Telemetry, Surgical Oncology/Telemetry, Medical-Surgical/Telemetry).

Successful nurses at City of Hope are those who:

  • Are fully committed to providing safe, quality, evidence-based care to patients and families
  • Demonstrate compassion for patients and families, fellow co-workers, and the communities in which we live and serve
  • Practice population based nursing care in the context of the City of Hope Quality of Life Model, respecting the physical, psychological, social, and spiritual / existential domains of the patient’s experience during the cancer care continuum
  • Appreciate the complexity of providing excellence in cancer care
  • Demonstrate intellectual curiosity, continual learning, and desire for professional growth
  • Truly respect and honor the individual in their care and the families and communities which support the patient.

About City of Hope

City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 5000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and is guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy. Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation’s 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment. For more information about City of Hope, view our Tweet Chat videos on YouTube and type in #NursesForHope.

City of Hope is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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