RN - Outpatient Oncology

Swedish Health Services Issaquah, WA
Swedish Medical Center is looking for aStaff Registered Nurse (1.0, 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