Feb 24, 2022

Registered Nurse (RN) - Telemetry/Oncology

  • Virginia Mason Memorial
  • Yakima, WA, USA
General Nursing Oncology

Job Description

Come join the exceptional nursing team on 2 East/West. 2E/2W is a 34-bed Advanced Care/Telemetry unit that is fast-paced and serves a variety of patient populations with conditions that include cardiac, stroke, pulmonary, GI, GU, and oncology. Our multidisciplinary team blends skill, expertise and critical thinking with care, compassion and personal relationships to truly connect with our patients. 2E/2W nurses feel challenged, rewarded and valued in a supportive environment. Here you will find:

  • A fast-paced environment caring for acutely ill, medically complex patients
  • Exposure to a variety of patient populations
  • Work closely with Hospitalists, Oncologists, and Cardiologists
  • Growth opportunities, such as preceptor and shift coordinator roles

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 509-574-5992K87N8hDcQTTKKFTioSxqB8Q2BNX5JtAljwgAAAABJRU5ErkJggg==.

All staff members at Yakima Valley Memorial must be in compliance with our Vaccination Policy, which includes the COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) vaccine, by their first day of employment.


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.


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.


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 improving health, we will transform Yakima! 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.”