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.
Assesses physical, emotional, social, and spiritual needs and evaluates patients’ adaptation to health changes
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.
Communicates with patient the plan of care and tracks the patient's progress through our complex system
Integrates research and evidence based knowledge into clinical practice
Current Washington State Nursing License
Current BLS AHA Health Provider card
Two years of nursing experience
OCN certification preferred
Research Experience Preferred
Good use of written and oral communication skills targeted to audience, i.e. provider versus patient
Effective listening skills as demonstrated through reflecting, acknowledging, summarizing, empathizing, paraphrasing, and clarifying
Able to work independently, prioritize effectively, and implement critical thinking
Highly organized with strong time management and problem-solving skills
Focus on team engagement and follow through
Internal Number: 11210
About Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, located 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. Over the past 25 years, these institutions have worked together to support their mission of adult and pediatric oncology patient care services, research and education. Join us and make a difference!