Swedish Medical Center RN - Oncology Research in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Registered Nurse (0.9, Variable) to work for the Reid Family Innovative Therapeutics Unit at the Swedish Cancer Institute on the First Hill Campus in Seattle, WA.
The Registered Nurse is responsible for providing nursing care adapted to individual patient needs based on the nursing process, which includes assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation.
In this position you will:
Provide clinical nursing care for privately, federally and/or commercially sponsored research activities
Be accountable and responsible on a continuing basis for providing medications (including investigational medications, chemotherapy and biologic therapy), blood products, and conducting procedures with the ambulatory patient at the direction of an LIP
Participate in collection of research data per protocol as directed by study team
Organize and collaborate care between the physician's clinic, research team, and the Reid Family ITU
Required qualifications for this position include:
Nursing Baccalaureate degree (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing or must actively pursue and attain a BSN within five years of hire
Current Washington State Registered Nursing license
Current BLS required and ACLS certification required within 1 month of hire
Completion of the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Chemotherapy and Biotherapy Course, required within 1 month of hire
Minimum of two years nursing experience in an acute care setting
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Oncology Certified Nurse
IV Therapy certification
One year of current oncology infusion or critical care nursing experience
IV skills preferred or must be able to train within the first three months of employment
About the First Hill Campus
The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington state and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person 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 183 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Great Puget Sound area. Swedish employs more than 13,000 employees and 4,200 physicians. Whether through physician clinics, health education, research and innovation or other means of 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
Req ID: 169507