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Dialysis Home Hemo & PD RN, 5 days/wk buy in US, Free Classifieds Ads

Company Name:
Dialysis Clinic, Inc.
To be considered for the position, please (1) upload your resume, (2) complete the application in its entirety, and (3) answer the screening questions.
Summary:
As a Home Hemo RN, you educate your patients on how to do their own dialysis from their homes, and you take responsibility for the complete ongoing care of each patient to ensure their treatment stays on track. Through this experience, the trusting relationships you build with patients and their families are strong and fulfilling.
Empower your patients by teaching them to administer their own dialysis and to take their health back into their own hands. As a Home Hemo RN, you educate your patients on how to do their own dialysis from their homes, and you take responsibility for the complete ongoing care of each patient to ensure their treatment stays on track. Through this experience, the trusting relationships you build with patients and their families are strong and fulfilling.
Complexity - Expect to manage and multitask in myriad ways
Teaching - Empower patients to live healthier lives sharing your knowledge.
Autonomy - Provide comprehensive patient care in an independent setting.
Passion for making a difference in people''s lives
Ability to prioritize, manage time and organize many moving parts
Able to thrive in an environment that is constantly changing and will face new challenges head-on
Demonstrated clinical assessment skills
Industry-leading patient care with clinical outcomes ranked above the national average.
Dynamic leadership grounded in Core Values, Mission and clearly defined goals for you.
Diverse, team-driven culture that thrives on fun and supports you.
Commitment to developing you and the chance to explore multiple career paths.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Participates in setting up individualized plans of care for each patient with Physician and other health services personnel.
Assists in examination and evaluation of patient so that appropriate treatment and other services can be arranged.
Provides counseling and emotional support to minimize patient''s anxiety over condition.
Keeps comprehensive records of the schedule and type of treatment and changes in the condition of the patient.
Checks dialysis equipment and ensures it is operating properly, making adjustments or having them made by maintenance personnel.
Monitors patient and equipment during dialysis and teaches patient to monitor own dialysis equipment.
Teaches patient proper care between dialysis to avoid infections, and instructs patient on matters of diet.
Assists in management of renal failure and responds to other emergency situations such as massive blood loss, shock, or equipment failure.
Instructs the patient and members of the family in home care.
Minimum of 12 months'' nephrology nursing experience
3 months'' experience in PD
Current driver''s license, reliable transportation, and vehicle insurance in state of residence
Current CPR certification (or certification obtained within 60 days of hire)
Current RN license in state of practice
A.D.N degree from accredited school of nursing required
CNN or CDN preferred
Experience in case management, home health, disease management, or hospice preferred
Education and/or Experience:
Current driver''s license, reliable transportation, and vehicle insurance in state of residence
Current CPR certification (or certification obtained within 60 days of hire)
Current RN license in state of practice
Experience in case management, home health, disease management, or home health or hospice preferred
Six months dialysis experience
Certificates and Licenses:
Must possess and maintain current license in the state as a Registered Nurse
Maintain certification in CPR
Maintain certification in ACLS for dialysis nurses
Language Skills:
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret professional journals, technical procedures, or government regulations
Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals
Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from Physicians, managers, patients and staff
Mathematical Skills:
Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers and common fractions, and decimals
Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar grafts.
Reasoning Ability:
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables
Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the Charge Nurse Position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to:
Stand, walk sit, crawl, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, or crouch
Use hands to finger
Handle or feel objects, tools or controls
Reach with hands and arms
Speak and hear
Lift and move at least 50 lbs
Specific vision abilities such as, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus
Bloodborne Pathogens:
Since this is a healthcare environment, there is the possibility of exposure to infectious / contagious diseases, needle sticks and blood and body fluids. Further information about this position's specific work environment and exposure category will be provided during orientation. This position is classified as Category I.
DCI offers a very competitive benefits package.
DCI is an Equal Opportunity Employer/AA
VEVRAA Federal Contractor
Date: 2014-06-03
Country: US
State: GA
City: Columbus
Postal Code: 31904
Category: Nursing
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