Great opportunity to learn a highly specialized and complex procedure using an extensive range of apheresis equipment and techniques. Form part of an exciting new team and work across several environments. Through extensive training and orientation gain competence in several technical skills.
The Apheresis Registered Nurse performs cell collections and therapeutic apheresis procedures for pediatric patients, related donors, and volunteer research subjects in inpatient and outpatient settings. Provides patient centric care and is primarily responsible for nursing assessment and diagnosis, planning, implementation, and evaluation.
Must be able to move required equipment and must be available for on-call coverage for night, weekend, and holiday.
*Flexible with FTE between 0.8-1.0 (32-40 hours per week) depending on candidate preference.
- Graduate of accredited school of nursing.
- Minimum two (2) years of current RN experience in at least of one the following areas: Apheresis, Oncology, Critical Care, Dialysis, ECMO or Infusion.
- Pediatric nursing experience.
-Current Washington State Registered Nurse (RN) License -Possess current Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers- required for all positions and must be maintained at all times.
-Obtain a Chemotherapy Biotherapy Provider Card from the Association of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurses (APHON) within 180 days of employment
-Obtain a Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) certification within 180 days of employment
-Bachelor's degree in Nursing.
-Continuous Renal Replacement
-Experience with central venous access devices