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Pacific Medical Centers RN - Infusion Unit Per Diem in Seattle, Washington

Description:

Find what you’re looking for in your career, at PacMed as a RN - Infusion Unit Per Diem in Seattle, WA.

We are seeking a Registered Nurse to provides professional nursing care as directed by the Washington State Nurse Practice Act and PMC policies, procedures, and protocols, i.e., provides primary and specialty health care services in collaboration with other members of the health care team while integrating clinical, teaching, consulting, care coordination/case management, and leadership nursing roles. Utilizes a systematic approach to nursing practice, incorporating the principles of Nursing Process when delivering care. Provides care requiring specialized skills, experience, knowledge and demonstrated competency.

In this position you will:

  • Assess patient needs, delivers direct care, evaluates outcome of care, and adjusts plan and subsequent interventions accordingly

  • Administer chemotherapy agents and miscellaneous medications within the scope of registered nursing practice.

  • Institute health promotion and preventive care measures, based on patient needs assessment.

  • Document subjective and objective assessment, evaluation, plan, interventions and chemotherapy administration.

  • Review laboratory values and responds accordingly, e.g., ordering blood products PRN, adjusting EPO doses per clinical pathway, and initiating neutropenic or bleeding precautions PRN.

  • Draw labs via CVADs or peripherals; assesses CVADs for signs of infection or malfunction.

  • Perform peripheral IV, central venous, port-a-cath access.

  • Perform lab draws via central lines or port-a-caths.

  • Perform central line dressing changes as necessary.

  • Administer chemotherapy and other treatments associated with oncologic/ hematologic diseases.

  • Instruct patients individually or in groups, using a variety of methods, reinforcement and review.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Nursing degree (Baccalaureate, Associate or Diploma) from an accredited school of nursing.

  • Currently licensed to practice in Washington State.

  • Basic Life Support certification within 3 months of hire.

  • One year recent RN experience in a patient care setting.

  • Oncology chemotherapy administration experience.

  • Chemotherapy certification within 6 months of hire.

  • Current proficiency in IV access of all types.

  • Current knowledge of chemotherapeutic agents, and its administration, side effects, management, and patient learning needs.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • A minimum of two years recent RN experience in a patient care setting.

  • Recent prior experience in an outpatient setting.

  • Oncology Nursing Certification.

  • IV therapy certification.

  • Ability to use an Electronic Medical Records (EMR) system

PacificMedical Center First Hill:

The patient population we care for is culturally and clinically

diverse, creating a stimulating and rewarding workplace. Our strong team

environment and mission allow us to provide friendly services that focus on the

highest quality patient care. PacMed’s compensation and competitive benefits

package will support and enhance a lifelong career.

The

First Hill clinic is conveniently located east of I-5 in central Seattle. The

clinic offers both primary care (Internal Medicine) and numerous areas of specialty

care from Audiology to Women’s Health. Services offered at First Hill include

ambulatory surgery, cardiovascular and echocardiography labs, infusion therapy,

x-ray, onsite laboratory and pharmacy. Interpreter services are also available

for our patients.

Seattle

is the Pacific Northwest’s largest urban center (metro population 3.25

million), with world-class arts and entertainment, a robust economy and an

outstanding school system. The city hugs magnificent Puget Sound and offers magnificent

mountain views to the north, east and south. Seattleites are famously fond of

the outdoors, fresh seafood and good coffee.

The

First Hill clinic is part of Pacific Medical Centers’

expanding network of outpatient clinics

providing primary and specialty care to the greater Seattle area and employing

more than 150 providers representing most medical specialties. Pacific Medical Centers is affiliated with

Providence Health & Services, which operates 28 exceptional not-for-profit

hospitals and more than 350 clinics across the West. With hundreds of physician

and advanced practice provider opportunities in virtually all specialties at

any given time, Pacific Medical Centers and

Providence offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models. Find what you are looking for in your next practice

opportunity with Pacific Medical Centers! Learn more at www.pacmed.org/providerjobs .

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —

http://pacmed.jobs/benefits/

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide respectful, high-quality, patient-focused healthcare to each person and to the communities we serve.

About Us

Quality and respect. These are the words Pacific Medical Centers (PacMed) employees live and work by. PacMed is a private, not-for-profit, primary and integrated multispecialty health care network with 10 outpatient clinics across the Puget Sound region and more than 175 primary and specialty care providers. Affiliated with the Providence Health & Services system, PacMed provides patient-focused health care — and even same-day appointments — to patients in King, Snohomish and Pierce counties. We provide immediate access to cutting-edge technology, first-class facilities and board-certified specialists, many of whom have been listed as among “Seattle’s Best Doctors.”

Pacific Medical Centers, PacMed, and their Affiliates' (collectively “PacMed”) comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. PacMed does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Nursing - Other

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 231973

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