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 availableTime Off – 12 paid holidays plus 2 personal days, paid vacation, and paid sick timeEmployee Health Clinic – Onsite employee health clinic services are free for employees enrolled in a Kaiser or Premera Blue Cross planRetirement – 403(b) defined contribution plan with a 7% employer contribution after 1 year and 1000 hours of serviceBright Horizons Care Advantage Hutch Kids Child Care CenterEmployee Assistance ProgramTuition Reimbursement Program Subsidized ORCA card and tax-advantaged transportation options ResponsibilitiesThe 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.Assesses physical, emotional, social, and spiritual needs and evaluates patients’ adaptation to health changesDevelops a plan of care based on patients’ disease, symptoms, and response to treatmentEducates patients, families, and caregivers on disease processes, treatment, side effects and symptom managementCoordinates with inter-disciplinary team to ensure continuity of careRefers 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 careIntegrates research and evidence-based knowledge into clinical practiceChemotherapy and biotherapy administrationQualificationsNursing degree (Bachelor of Science in Nursing preferred)Current Washington State nursing licenseCurrent BLS AHA Health Provider Card (or equivalent course, such as by the American Red Cross) and renewal required every two yearsCritical thinking; the ability to practice the cognitive skills of analyzing, applying standards, discriminating, information seeking, logical reasoning, predicting, and transforming knowledgeAbility to develop clinical judgmentTime Management skills; the ability to organize and manage time and tasks independentlyAbility to communicate effectively by looking and listening for cues, asking open-ended questions, exploring cues, using pauses, screening responses, and clarifying responseAbility to effectively listen by using reflecting, acknowledging, summarizing, empathizing, and paraphrasing skillAbility 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 responseTwo years of nursing experience preferredChemo/Bio Provider Card (or obtain with 30 days of hire)Oncology Nurse Certification (or obtain within first year of hire)Our Commitment to DiversityWe are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA) Employer. We are committed to cultivating a workplace in which diverse perspectives and experiences are welcomed and respected. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, ancestry, national origin, sex, age, disability (physical or mental), marital or veteran status, genetic information, 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 email@example.com or by calling 206-667-4700.