• Registered Nurse-General Oncology- Per Diem

    Job ID
    12309
    Type
    Regular Per-Diem
    Company
    Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
    Location
    US-WA-Seattle
    Category
    Nursing and Nursing Support
  • Overview

    EXCEPTIONAL CANCER CARE, EXCEPTIONAL NURSES

    Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, in Seattle, Washington, is part of a dynamic collaboration among three organizations known nationally and internationally for their patient care and research: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, University of Washington, and Seattle Children's. These three organizations have worked together to support their mission of world class adult and pediatric oncology patient care services, research and education. Please join us and be part of making a difference in the lives of our patients, families, and community!

     

    At Seattle Cancer Care Alliance every patient, every life matters. Our dedicated nurses are a driving force making SCCA a global leader in the prevention, treatment, and cure of cancer. Our nurses rank among leading experts in oncology. Our nurses provide exceptional patient and family-centered care as they coordinate and assist in individualized treatment. They integrate care with support for the research and development of innovative therapies. Embarking with each patient on a journey through cancer treatment and survival, our compassionate nurses walk hand-in-hand with courage and hope with each individual to ensure the best possible patient outcome. 

     

    Our nurses are vital to the journey of cancer care. We invite you to explore our career opportunities and apply online for more information.
     
    Benefits include:

    • Relocation - Generous relocation package available
    • Time Off - 12 paid holidays plus 2 personal days, paid vacation, and paid sick time
    • Employee Health Clinic - Onsite employee health clinic services are free for employees enrolled in a Kaiser or Premera Blue Cross plan
    • Retirement - 403(b) defined contribution plan with a 7% employer contribution after 1 year and 1000 hours of service
    • Bright Horizons Care Advantage 
    • Hutch Kids Child Care Center
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Tuition Reimbursement Program  
    • Subsidized Orca card and tax-advantaged transportation options 
    • Additional compensation for certain RN certifications

    The Registered Nurse is a member of an interdisciplinary care team. This role provides patient centric care and is primarily responsible for nursing assessment and diagnosis, planning, implementation, and evaluation.

    Responsibilities

    • Assesses physical, emotional, social, and spiritual needs and evaluates patients’ adaptation to health changes
    • Develops a plan of care based on patients’ disease, symptoms, and response to treatment
    • Educates patients, families, and caregivers on disease processes, treatment, side effects and symptom management
    • Coordinates with inter-disciplinary team to ensure continuity of care
    • Refers patients, families and caregivers as appropriate to other clinical resources/professionals such as social work, home health care, clinical nutrition, etc.
    • Implements, evaluates and modifies plan of care
    • Integrates research and evidence based knowledge into clinical practice
    • Critical thinking; the ability to practice the cognitive skills of analyzing, applying standards, discriminating, information seeking, logical reasoning, predicting, and transforming knowledge
    • Ability to develop clinical judgment
    • Time Management skills; the ability to organize and manage time and tasks independently
    • Ability to communicate effectively by looking and listening for cues, asking open-ended questions, exploring cues, using pauses, screening responses, and clarifying response
    • Ability to effectively listen by using reflecting, acknowledging, summarizing, empathizing, and paraphrasing skill
    • Ability to effectively provide information by checking what information the person knows already, giving small amounts of information at a time, using clear terms and avoiding jargon, avoiding detail unless it is requested, checking for understanding, and pausing and waiting for a response.

    Qualifications

    Required:

    • Nursing degree
    • Current Washington State nursing license.
    • Current Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider Card from American Heart Association.
    • Two years of nursing experience

     

    Preferred:

    • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
    • Outpatient, Med/Surg and/or Oncology experience preferred

    Our Commitment to Diversity

    We are committed to cultivating a workplace in which diverse perspectives and experiences are welcomed and respected. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity and VEVRAA Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, ancestry, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, political ideology, or membership in any other legally protected class. We are an Affirmative Action employer. We encourage individuals with diverse backgrounds to apply and desire priority referrals of protected veterans. If due to a disability you need assistance/and or a reasonable accommodation during the application or recruiting process, please send a request to our Employee Services Center at escmail@fredhutch.org or by calling 206-667-4700.

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