RN - Swedish Cancer Institute, Issaquah
Posted on Dec 8, 2018 by Swedish Medical Center - Seattle, WA
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Staff Registered Nurse (0.6 FTE, Days) to work at the Swedish Cancer Institute at Swedish Issaquah in Issaquah, WA.
We are seeking a compassionate RN who is dedicated to providing nursing care to Oncology patients. The nurse's understanding of the pathophysiology of cancer as well as the major treatment therapies enables him/her to participate fully in all the phases of care for the patient and their significant support system.
In this position you will:
Be accountable and responsible for providing infusions (including chemotherapy and biologic therapy), blood products, and procedures to the ambulatory patient.
Organize and collaborate the care between the physician's clinic and the Swedish Cancer Institute (SCI) Treatment Center.
Provide nursing care adapted to individual patient needs based on the nursing process, which includes assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Nursing Baccalaureate degree (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing, or must attain a BSN within 6 years of hire
Current Washington State Registered Nursing license
Completion of the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Chemotherapy and Biotherapy course
Current BLS certification
Current Oncology or Infusion Oncology nursing experience
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Current Washington State Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN)
IV Therapy certification
About the Issaquah Campus
With advances in technology, an environmentally friendly design and new hospital infrastructure, the campus is designed to be different. The new campus provides a broad range of inpatient and outpatient medical services including oncology, cardiac care, obstetrics, pediatric specialty care, emergency services, primary care and a host of other medical and surgical services and specialists
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all we serve.
Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we're committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Oncology Nursing
Work Locations: Issaquah Main Bldg (WA171) 751 Ne Blakely Dr Issaquah, 98029
Req ID: 194592