Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Certified Nursing Assistant - 1.0 FTE - General Oncology Transport Team in Seattle, Washington

The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA), located in Seattle, Washington, is part of a dynamic collaboration among three organizations known nationally and internationally for their patient care and research: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, University of Washington, and Seattle Children's. Over the past 25 years, these institutions have worked together to support their mission of adult and pediatric oncology patient care services, research and education.

Scope of Responsibilities:

  • Provide transport assistance and Safe Patient Handling assistance for patients meeting specified requirements to move between clinic appointments

  • Assist staff with difficult transfers, and use of lift equipment

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Transport patients between clinic appointments, upon clinic arrival and clinic departure

  • Assists with difficult transfers per the Safe Patient Handling policy

  • Provide assistance for patients who require more than a stand-by assist from chair to table/bed

  • Utilizes lift equipment to assist with patient transfers

  • Assists with post-procedural discharges

  • Ensure wheelchair stock is adequate and continually accessible in all clinic areas and parking garage

  • Certification as a Nursing Assistant in the state of Washington required

  • Knowledge of human growth and development to modify care to age and developmental stage of the patient

  • Physically able to perform the tasks of the role, such as walking, standing, pushing, and bending; lifting patients, equipment and linen supplies; and performing nursing procedures

  • BLS certification

We are committed to cultivating a workplace in which diverse perspectives and experiences are welcomed and respected. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity and VEVRAA Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, ancestry, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, political ideology, or membership in any other legally protected class. We are an Affirmative Action employer. We encourage individuals with diverse backgrounds to apply and desire priority referrals of protected veterans. If due to a disability you need assistance/and or a reasonable accommodation during the application or recruiting process, please send a request to our Employee Services Center at escmail@fredhutch.org or by calling 206-667-4700.

ID: 11639

External Company URL: www.fhcrc.org

Street: 825 Eastlake Ave E