Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center & Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

  • Clinical Nurse Coordinator - Bezos Family Immunotherapy Clinic- 0.95FTE

    Job ID
    11836
    Type
    Regular Part-Time
    Company
    Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
    Location
    US-WA-Seattle
  • Overview

    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!

     

    Immunotherapy is one of the greatest clinical care advancements of our time. We’ve known that ever since the pioneering work in bone marrow transplantation began more than 40 years ago.

     

    Right now, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) is changing the way cancer is prevented, treated and cured. Our doctors and nurses are leaders in this revolutionary field. Here, we offer a broader range of immunotherapy options for cancer patients.

     

    The promise of immunotherapy is boosting survival rates for patients with leukemia and other cancers. Our patients have access to a greater number of investigational immunotherapy treatments — using T cellsmonoclonal antibodies and gene therapy—in clinical trials that are available at SCCA.

    Responsibilities

    • Assesses physical, emotional, social, and spiritual needs and evaluates patients’ adaptation to health changes.
    • Develops a plan of care based on patients’ disease, symptoms, and response to treatment.
    • Educates patients, families, and caregivers on disease processes, treatment, side effects and symptom management.
    • Coordinates with inter-disciplinary team to ensure continuity of care.
    • Refers 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 care.
    • Integrates research and evidence based knowledge into clinical practice.
    • Administers supportive medications, hydration, chemotherapy, blood and cellular products to patients undergoing immunotherapy treatments.
    • Functions as a resource for rotating physician staff regarding standard practice and operations in the clinic.
    • Maintains knowledge of immunotherapy clinical research protocols.
    • Potential to train to function in Charge RN role.
    • Participates in continuous process improvement activities for the department.

    Qualifications

    Required:

    • Nursing Degree  
    • Current Washington State nursing license
    • Current Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider Card from American Heart Association.
    • CITI Training – Good Clinical Practice and Human Subjects Research (required within 6 months of hire)
    • ONS Chemotherapy Provider Card (required within 6 months of hire)

    Preferred:

    • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
    • Two years of nursing experience preferred
    • OCN or BMTCN Certification.
    • ACLS and/or PALS

     

    Benefits:

    • Relocation - Generous relocation package available
    • Time Off - 12 paid holidays plus 2 personal days, paid vacation, and paid sick time
    • Employee Health Clinic - Onsite employee health clinic services are free for employees enrolled in a Kaiser or Premera Blue Cross plan
    • Retirement - 403(b) defined contribution plan with a 7% employer contribution after 1 year and 1000 hours of service
    • Bright Horizons Care Advantage  
    • Hutch Kids Child Care Center
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Tuition Reimbursement Program   
    • Subsidized Orca card and tax-advantaged transportation options

    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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