Swedish Medical Center Registered Nurse - First Hill Radiation Oncology in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Registered Nurse (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work for Radiation Oncology at Swedish First Hill 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. The nurse’s understanding of the pathophysiology of cancer as well as the major treatment modalities enables her/him to participate fully in all phases of care for the patient and their significant support system.
In this position you will:
Be responsible on a continuing basis for planning and providing comprehensive outpatient care to patients/families with cancer being cared by for the Radiation Oncologists of the Cancer Institute
Be responsible for teaching, counseling, advocacy, and all supportive functions needed to assist the patient and family to cope with and adjust to their treatment and diagnosis
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 Washington State Registered Nursing License
Current BLS certification
Minimum of one year of current medical oncology or radiation oncology nursing experience, preferably in an acute care facility
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Oncology Certified Nurse certification
ONS Radiation Therapy Certification
Outpatient clinic experience strongly preferred
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 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: Nursing - Other
Work Locations: First Hill Arnold Bldg (WA181) 1221 Madison Seattle, 98104
Req ID: 251701