Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center & Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

  • LPN/Licensed Practical Nurse - Temporary 1.0 FTE - Specimen Collection

    Job ID
    Temporary Full-Time
    Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
  • Overview

    The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) assists in the delivery of patient care under the direction and supervision of the site supervisor/manager. The LPN contributes to the assessment of a patient's care, assists in the development of a plan of care, implements aspects of care as directed, and participates in evaluating care.


    • Performs limited assessment of patients
    • Records and reports patient's condition and reaction to drugs and treatments to the RN and/or MD/ARN
    • Administers medications, injections and vaccines as ordered by a licensed provider and within LPN scope of practice and SCCA policy
    • Educates patients, families, and caregivers, answers their questions, and appropriately refers their clinical care questions to the clinical care team

    Additionally, an LPN may:

    • Perform basic phlebotomy, IV insertion, accessing central venous catheters, and basic management of central venous catheter dressings IAW SCCA Policies and Procedures
    • Perform basic management and accessing port-a-cath (implanted port) in accordance with established SCCA Policies and Procedures
    • Collects, handles, and labels specimens in accordance with established SCCA Policies and Procedures
    • Be a team member in the Code Response Team.


     Current Washington State nursing license       Current BLS AHA Health Provider Card

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