The Registered Nurse in the Chemotherapy Clinic will work with Veterans who will need outpatient oncology management therapy and close monitoring of care. The clinic maintains 13 recliner care seats that can accommodate 16 -20 patients per day.? The Veteran Oncology patients are treated with chemotherapy and non-chemotherapy regimens such as (port flushes, Blood products, IV fluids, Zometa injections, etc.). The setting is located at the Durham VAMC Main Campus.
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.