Swedish Medical Center Charge RN - Medical Oncology in Seattle, Washington

Description:

Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Charge Registered Nurse (0.9 FTE, Days) to work for the Swedish Cancer Institute's Medical Oncology team at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

The charge RN is responsible for daily operations of the SCI Treatment Center under the guidance of the managers. This includes being a resource for staffing and patient concerns in addition, the charge nurse will assist in the management of the staff schedules, providing staff coverage as needed to accommodate the staffing needs on a daily basis.

In this position you will:

  • Be responsible for coordinating patient-centered care activities, ensuring nursing care is adapted to individual patient needs based upon the nursing process, which includes assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation

  • Be accountable and responsible on a continuing basis for planning and providing comprehensive outpatient care to patients/families with cancer being cared for in the Swedish Cancer Institute, Issaquah.

  • Be responsible for triage, symptom management, patient/family education, and end of life care issues during operating hours

Qualifications:

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 six years of hire

  • Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Washington

  • Current BLS certification

  • ACLS certification, or obtain ACLS within 6 months of hire

  • Minimum of two years of relevant, recent clinical experience in oncology

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Oncology Certified Nurse

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

https://caregiver.ehr.com

Our Mission

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.

About Us

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.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Oncology Nursing

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: First Hill Arnold Bldg (WA181) 1221 Madison Seattle, 98104

Req ID: 190842