Registered Nurse RN Hematology/Oncology (Telephone Triage)

Job Description

Job Title: Registered Nurse RN Hematology/Oncology (Telephone Triage)

Location: Indianapolis, IN

Type: Temporary-to-Hire (16-week contract)

Hourly: $40 – $52/hr

Company Overview:
Join a leading health system in Indiana known for its commitment to providing exceptional patient care and fostering a supportive work environment. This top-rated institution offers a temporary-to-hire opportunity for a Telephone Triage Hematology/Oncology RN in Indianapolis, IN.

Position Overview:
The Telephone Triage Hematology/Oncology RN serves as a vital link between patients and healthcare providers, utilizing clinical expertise to assess patient needs and provide timely and accurate guidance over the phone. This role is pivotal in ensuring patients receive appropriate care, support, and resources, particularly within the specialized fields of hematology and oncology.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Telephonic Assessment: Conduct comprehensive assessments of patients’ symptoms, medical histories, and treatment plans over the phone to determine appropriate care pathways.
  • Clinical Decision Making: Utilize nursing judgment and evidence-based practice to triage patient concerns, providing recommendations for symptom management, medication administration, and follow-up care.
  • Patient Education: Offer clear and concise instructions to patients and their caregivers regarding treatment protocols, medication regimens, potential side effects, and when to seek urgent medical attention.
  • Documentation: Maintain accurate and thorough documentation of all patient interactions, assessments, and recommendations in electronic health records (EHR) systems, ensuring compliance with regulatory standards and institutional policies.
  • Collaboration: Communicate effectively with healthcare providers, including physicians, nurse practitioners, and pharmacists, to coordinate patient care and facilitate referrals as needed.
  • Resource Referral: Identify and connect patients with community resources, support services, and educational materials to enhance their overall well-being and quality of life.
  • Quality Improvement: Participate in ongoing quality improvement initiatives, contributing insights and feedback to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of telephonic triage services.


  • Registered Nurse (RN) License: Active RN license in the state of Indiana.
  • Specialized Knowledge: Background in hematology/oncology nursing preferred.
  • Clinical Experience: Minimum of 2 years of clinical nursing experience, with prior experience in telephone triage or remote patient care highly desirable.
  • Communication Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to convey complex medical information in a clear and empathetic manner.
  • Critical Thinking: Strong critical thinking and problem-solving abilities, with a focus on delivering safe and effective patient care.
  • Technology Proficiency: Comfortable using electronic health records (EHR) systems and other digital healthcare tools.
  • Team Player: Collaborative mindset with a willingness to work closely with interdisciplinary teams to achieve common goals.


  • Competitive hourly rates
  • Opportunity for permanent employment with a top-rated health system in Indiana
  • Comprehensive benefits package upon conversion to permanent employee status
  • Professional development opportunities and career advancement potential

Application Process:
If you’re a compassionate and skilled RN seeking an exciting opportunity to make a difference in the lives of patients with hematology/oncology needs, we invite you to apply for this Telephone Triage Hematology/Oncology RN position in Indianapolis, IN. Submit your resume and cover letter today to join our dynamic team and embark on a rewarding career journey with our esteemed health system.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Pay: $40.00 – $52.00 per hour

Expected hours: 40 per week


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Medical specialties:

  • Hematology
  • Oncology

Physical setting:

  • Outpatient

Standard shift:

  • Day shift

Weekly schedule:

  • 5×8
  • Monday to Friday

Work Location: In person


$40.00 - $52.00 hourly

Location - In Office

  • Indianapolis, IN

Start Date





  • M-F 8am - 5pm

Job Type



Registered Nurse (RN)

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