Providence Health & Services Registered Nurse – Medical Oncology in Olympia, Washington
Providence is calling an experienced Registered Nurse (RN) to the Oncology Unit at Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.
We are seeking a compassionate RN who is dedicated to providing nursing care to Oncology patients.
This is a 0.6 FTE (24 hours per week), night shift position.
In this position you will:
Assess, plan, implement and evaluate nursing care needs for patients with cancer.
Administer prescribed medications, change dressings, clean wounds and monitor vital signs.
Care for patients requiring long term pain management and those receiving chemotherapy.
Demonstrate strong teaching and communication skills with patients, family members, and multidisciplinary medical professionals.
Demonstrate critical thinking, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
Current Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in Washington State
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) card must be from the following authorized governing bodies: American Heart Association (AHA) - (BLS Provider), American Red Cross (ARC) - (BLS for Health Care Provider), or Military Training Network (MTN) – (Healthcare Provider) upon hire.
Nursing degree/diploma upon hire.
Bachelors of Nursing (BSN) or higher required within three (3) years or 20 years of RN experience.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Recent experience in Medical Oncology setting
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Oncology Nursing
Req ID: 141539