Founded in 1984, Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute
is the largest independent medical oncology/hematology practice in
the United States. With over 200 physicians, based in 100+
locations across Florida, we are committed to providing world-class
cancer care in community-based settings close to home.
Our 3000+ team members enjoy:
Work/Life balance – many locations have no weekend and/or night
Comprehensive benefits package including:
Medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance
Paid time off
401(k) with company match
Our clinic in Brandon is searching for a LPN Triage Nurse to
join our team!
Answers phone calls from patients, physicians, hospitals and
home health agencies, using nursing assessment skills to determine
the nature of each call, its urgency, how to resolve the
question/problem and to whom to direct the call.
Keep daily log of incoming calls and chart decision made
regarding the calls.
Document in patient’s chart to accompany message for nurses and
Discuss with physician and/or nurse practitioner the steps
necessary to ensure proper patient care.
Discuss with the physician any abnormal labs or tests so that
appropriate action regarding further orders can be carried out and
charted, if necessary.
Responsible for hospice and home health agency questions
regarding patients and documenting the physician’s decision
regarding the request.
Contact emergency room when a patient is directed there, give
explanation, diagnosis, and a phone number where physician can be
Handle prescription refill requests according to FCS
High school diploma/GED required.
Active Florida LPN license required.
Current CPR/BLS certification required.
At least 1 year of experience with hematology/oncology patients
in a clinic or hospital required.
30 hour IV certification course OR completion of 30 hour IV
certification course within 90 days of employment.