Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center is taking ownership for developing implementation plans and creating research orders to best support the needs of its patients.
The CORS team provides concierge services and partners with research teams to support faster study start-up and improved research care delivery. Research nurses are dedicated to individual studies and play an integral role in the research team.
Fred Hutch’s Clinical Trials Unit provides highly specialized care to patients who are participating in clinical trials. Nurses on the clinical trials unit work closely with research teams to deliver care and conduct important tasks for data collection and monitoring.
Fred Hutch nurses are encouraged to take part in research, evidence-based practice (EBP) and quality improvement (QI) initiatives in their departments and across the organization. Every year, Fred Hutch nurses promote the art and science of oncology nursing by writing abstracts, publishing articles and presenting posters based on their work at conferences all over the world.
Many leadership and professional development opportunities are available to Fred Hutch nurses who are looking to expand their role or grow their skill set. Nurses may seek advanced roles within departments such as quality, regulatory affairs, education or program development.
Fred Hutch supports the following scholarship opportunities for nurses to grow their nursing practice through education and professional development.
Fred Hutch supports the education and growth of students, novice nurses and experienced nurses through a variety of specialized training and residency programs.
Fred Hutch’s Clinical Continuing Education (CE) Library has a robust range of live and pre-recorded classes and webinars from world-renowned experts in cancer care. Access is available to staff and students at all Fred Hutch locations, network affiliate sites and academic partner institutions.