Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center & Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

Registered Nurse, Hematology

Registered Nurse, Hematology

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Regular Full-Time
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

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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.



Clinical Nurse Coordinator—Hematology Oncology Clinics


Seattle Cancer Care Alliance is seeking a Clinical Nurse Coordinator (1.0 FTE days) to support our Hematology/Oncology outpatient clinic. Regular working hours are Monday-Friday, 8:30 AM-5:00 PM or four 10 hour shifts 7:30-6PM, closed weekends and holidays.


The Hematology/Oncology clinic has an exciting and fulfilling opportunity for a Clinical Nurse Coordinator (CNC). Join a dynamic and supportive nursing team that provides patient-centered, comprehensive nursing care for complex outpatient oncology clients. You will have the opportunity to collaborate with a multidisciplinary care team, including nationally-recognized specialists in Hematology and Oncology, to bring the most innovative therapies to patients.




In this position you will:

  • Establish long-term relationships with patients and families as you help them navigate their disease and treatment
  • Assess patients and family needs along the continuum of care from diagnosis, treatment, to survivorship
  • Act as primary point of contact for patients/caregivers to provide education, triage and symptom management,  in-person and on the phone
  • Coordinate care within our SCCA/UWMC facility as well as with outside healthcare facilities
  • Monitor the health status of complex patients and collaborate with multidisciplinary care teams to provide the highest and safest  level of care


Required Qualifications:

Current Washington State Registered Nurse license

Current BLS AHA Health Provider certification

Minimum one year inpatient hospital experience

Minimum one year oncology experience

Excellent communication skills

Excellent assessment skills

Ability to perform triage both in-person and by phone

Ability to work under pressure

Competence in basic computer skills




Preferred qualifications:

Hematology experience (strongly preferred)

OCN certification

Bachelors of Science in Nursing

Two years oncology experience

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