Apr 14, 2021

Registered Nurse (RN) - Medical/Oncology/Stroke/Telemetry

  • Virginia Mason Memorial
  • Yakima, WA, USA
Full Time

Job Description

We are looking for an RN to join the team on 2E/W our 34-bed Medical, Stroke, Oncology & Telemetry unit. The 19 beds on 2-West serve general medical and stroke patients, including patients on telemetry monitoring. 2-East has 15 beds serving general medical and oncology patients who might require in-patient chemotherapy administration. RNs on 2 E/W are required to obtain their ONS Chemotherapy & Biotherapy Card within one year of hire.

RNs at Yakima Valley Memorial also enjoy support from a 24-hour Lift Team, 24-hour Respiratory Team, Pharmacy (24-hour med mixing), IV Therapists, Social Workers and Chaplains.

Have questions about this role? Feel free to call the recruiter, Sydne Morman, at 509-574-4992.


ROLE SUMMARY

The RN completes individualized patient assessments; develops a care plan based on assessment/history findings; delivers patient-centered care that is culturally appropriate; evaluates a patient's response to care and revises as needed. The RN is accountable to deliver care as well as to oversee and delegate to other personnel (clinical & non-clinical) in delivering/supporting the delivery of care.


QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS

Education: Associate's degree in Nursing required; BSN preferred.

Experience: Previous acute care nursing experience preferred.

Licenses/Certificates/Registration: Washington State (DOH) Registered Nurse licensure required. American Heart Association BLS required until certified in ACLS. ACLS required within one year of hire.

Additional Certification: ONS Chemotherapy & Biotherapy card preferred; or required within one year of hire and must maintain card renewal every two years.

ABOUT US:

Yakima Valley Memorial (YVM) is a 256-bed acute-care, not-for-profit community hospital that has served Central Washington's Yakima Valley for 70 years. YVM also includes a multispecialty team of more than 300 physicians and 20+ primary care and specialty care locations. Specialty care services include cardiac care, a continuum of cancer care, hospice care, and advanced services for children with special health care needs.

We offer a comprehensive benefit plan including medical, dental, and vision coverage; plus we have a generous 401K plan (with an employer contribution!), competitive compensation, and a diverse workforce that is passionate about patient care. At YVM, we know the best care is provided by employees who are well-supported.

As the region's leading health care provider and Yakima's largest employer, we believe that by inspiring people to thrive, we can transform lives. Our vision at YVM is creating healthy communities one person at a time. With such an important goal, we work together to demonstrate our values of Respect, Accountability, Teamwork, Stewardship, and Innovation for everyone who walks through our doors, patients and coworkers alike. We would love to hear from you!

“Yakima Valley Memorial provides reasonable accommodations to assist qualified individuals in order to perform the essential duties/requirements their job requires. The description is intended to provide only basic guidelines for meeting job requirements and serves as merely a summary rather than a complete listing of duties. Responsibilities, knowledge, skills, abilities, and working conditions may change as needs evolve. This job description does not constitute a contract as employment is at will.”