We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced nurse to join our team in Radiation Oncology at University of Washington Medical Center - Montlake. Our Radiation Oncology clinic nurse provides care for inpatients and outpatients of all ages undergoing radiation therapy for cancer. This position is based in the clinic area and includes duties such as phone triage, symptom management, clinic flow, patient education and care of patients undergoing TBI prior to transplant. Must be willing to become PALS certified within one year and care for pediatric patients as necessary.
As a teaching hospital and research center, we're deeply committed to the enhancement of care for our patients-as well as the professional growth of our staff. As a testament to this commitment, we're proud to be recognized with Magnet Hospital status by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. In fact, we were the first with this designation. We're also consistently named one of the nation's best hospitals, as reported by U.S. News and World Report.
Such national recognition attests to our commitment to high-quality care, and to the outstanding professionalism and skill that exists at UWMC. As a registered nurse (RN), you can be a part of this highly skilled team, working within a culture that is both innovative and collaborative. Here, you will work in tandem with physicians and other health care practitioners to provide superior, award-winning nursing care. In short, you will not only follow best practice, you will create it!
Position is 80%, 8 hour days, and requires WA RN license, at least three years of oncology nursing experience. Radiation oncology experience, BSN and outpatient experience preferred. Must be willing to work with pediatric patients and become PALS certified within 1 year of hire.
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