Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center & Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

  • Clinical Nurse Coordinator - General Oncology Float Pool

    Job ID
    11042
    Type
    Regular Part-Time
    Company
    Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
    Location
    US-WA-Seattle
  • Overview

    EXCEPTIONAL CANCER CARE, EXCEPTIONAL NURSES

     

    Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA), in Seattle, Washington, brings together the leading research teams and cancer specialists of Fred Hutch, Seattle Children’s, and UW Medicine. One extraordinary group whose sole mission is the pursuit of better, longer, richer lives for our patients. SCCA's purpose is to provide state-of-the-art, patient and family centered care; support the conduct of cancer clinical research and education; enhance access to improved cancer interventions; and advance the standard of cancer care regionally and beyond.

     

    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. Join us and be part of making a difference in the lives of our patients, families, and community!

    Responsibilities

    The General Oncology clinics at SCCA has an exciting opportunity for a Clinical Nurse Coordinator (CNC). Join our bright and supportive nursing float team that provides care management for oncology clients in our ambulatory general oncology clinics. Work with a dynamic multidisciplinary team where your critical-thinking and problem-solving skills will be challenged and also valued. Collaborate closely with your care team, including nationally-recognized specialists in Hematology and Oncology, to bring the most innovative therapies to patients.

     

    The Clinics are open Monday through Friday 830AM-5PM, closed weekends and holidays.  Some flexible scheduling may be possible.  Be part of a team that supports and encourages professional development and fulfillment

     

     In the Clinical Nurse Coordinator position you will:  

    • Establish long-term relationships with patients and families as you help them navigate their disease and treatment
    • Assess patient 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

     

     

    Qualifications

    Required Qualifications:

    • Current Washington State Registered Nurse license RN
    • Current BLS AHA Health Provider certification
    • Minimum one year inpatient hospital experience
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Excellent assessment skills
    • Ability to perform triage both in-person and by phone
    • Ability to work under pressure
    • Always treats patients, families and colleagues with respect
    • Competence in basic computer skills

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Oncology experience preferred
    • OCN Certification preferred

    Our Commitment to Diversity

    We are committed to cultivating a workplace in which diverse perspectives and experiences are welcomed and respected. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity and VEVRAA Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, ancestry, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital or veteran status, 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 escmail@fredhutch.org or by calling 206-667-4700.

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