RN - Infusion Centre (Outpatient Chemotherapy) - Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

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The King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center (KFSH&RC) is a modern, 1,000+ bed Joint Commission International (JCI)-accredited academic medical facility located in Riyadh, the vibrant capital city of Saudi Arabia.

The Infusion Center in the brand new King Abdullah Centre for Cancer and Liver Diseases (KACCLD) opened in fall 2017.

The Adult Oncology Infusion Center provides holistic treatment and supportive care for Oncology, Hematology, Palliative Care and Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant (HSCT) patients. Frequent procedures/services/functions in the clinic include:

  • Antineoplastic agents up to 9 hours duration
  • Administration of intravenous antibiotics, antifungals, antivirals, steroids and chelating agents
  • Administration of supportive medications
  • Blood and blood product transfusions
  • Donor Lymphocyte Infusion (DLI)
  • Bone marrow aspiration
  • Care of unscheduled emergencies via the outpatient clinics
  • Central venous access dressings
  • Immunoglobulin transfusions
  • Lumbar punctures +/- intrathecal chemotherapy
  • Pain management
  • Pentamidine nebulization

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Nursing, Associate's degree in Nursing, or Nursing Diploma
  • Current nursing (RN) license in: Canada, the United States, the UK, Western Europe, Australia or New Zealand
  • Minimum two years of current experience as an RN working in an Oncology Clinic in Canada, the United States, the UK, Western Europe, Australia or New Zealand
  • Must have chemo certification

Benefits Include:

  • 12-month renewable contracts
  • Tax-free income
  • Single-status contract
  • Accommodations provided
  • Return airfare
  • Medical coverage
  • More than 7 calendar weeks of vacation



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King Faisal Specialist Hospital, Riyadh

The King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre, Riyadh, with 1,000+ beds, is the most high acuity tertiary-care centre in the entire Arabian Peninsula. Opened in 1975, it is constantly expanding and updating its facilities and services, and has the latest in technology and treatment methods.

The hospital specializes in the treatment of, and research in, cardiology, oncology, organ transplant, and genetic diseases.

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

The capital city, population about 5 million and expanding into the surrounding desert at a rapid pace. Has extravagantly fanciful buildings, malls, and towers.

The social life for Westerners is enriched by events at the foreign embassies in the city. After people acclimatize to the heat, they play sports: golf, tennis, hockey, soccer, sand-board.

Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia, population of approximately 34 million (2020 est.; 62% Saudis, 38% expatriates), with mountains and the Red Sea on the west coast, the Arabian Gulf on the east coast, and the Empty Quarter in the middle.

Mecca and Medina, the two most holy cities in Islam, are located north of Jeddah. The country's majority religion is Sunni Islam. Common recreational activities pursued by Westerners: desert camping, swimming and diving in the Red Sea, running, tennis, hiking in the mountains. more