RN - Oncology Services
Swedish Health Services
 Shoreline, WA

Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Registered Nurse (0.9 FTE, Night Shift) to work for Oncology Services 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.

In this position you will:

  • Delegate and supervise personnel that participate in the provision of care to ensure that patient needs and expected outcomes are met
  • Perform assessments, plan patient care, provide direct care, and educate and orient families and staff
  • Work with a wide range of staff as part of an interdisciplinary team including physicians, nurses, and ancillary staff
  • Use knowledge of human growth and development to modify services to the age and development stage of the patient

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • All Registered Nurses without a minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Nursing must obtain a Bachelor's degree in Nursing or higher within 6 years of hire
  • A RN with 20 years of RN experience will not be required to obtain a BSN
  • Exceptions will be considered on a case-by-case basis at each facility by the most senior administrative nursing leader in consultation with the Human Resources leader
  • Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Washington
  • Current BLS Certification
  • 12 months acute care experience working with the patient population similar to department of hire or completion of the specialty residency located at that facility

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Oncology Certified Nurse
  • Completion of the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Chemotherapy and Biotherapy course

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.