Dialysis Hospital Services Nurse (Acute RN)
Company: Dialysis Clinic, Inc.
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Did you know that some of the industry's most talented and caring
registered nurses are at DCI? Our nursing staff has helped DCI
achieve the lowest mortality and hospitalization rates among large
dialysis providers for the past 13 years in a row. We think our
Nurses are pretty awesome; they make a difference in our patients'
lives by helping them live longer and achieve a better quality of
Our mission is "the care of the patient is our reason for
existence." What's yours?
The Dialysis Hospital Services Nurse (Acute RN) -provides
specialized dialysis nursing care in our acute hemodialysis unit
for patients with renal failure. The Acute RN works in
collaboration with all team members to ensure every patient
receives the safest care with the highest quality outcomes.
This position is Per-Diem.
Prepares and monitors the equipment used for intermittent or
continuous hemodialysis and water treatment in the acute setting,
including performing quality control checks.
Performs and provides pre, intra, and post documentation of acute
Evaluates and makes recommendations regarding patient care
Initiates, monitors and terminates dialysis treatments via all
accesses in accordance with DCI's established policies and
Administers medications as ordered within the scope of their
license and provides documentation of administration and result of
Accurately receives, transcribes and implements written and verbal
orders from physicians.
Accepts phone lab diagnostic reports, interprets and forwards the
information to the physician as necessary.
Provides and documents patient/family education regarding ESRD and
other health concerns.
Serves as the primary contact for nephrologists and hospital staff
caring for the patient, and as a liaison to the chronic unit.
Knowledgeable of DCI guidelines for Occurrence Reports, completes
Acts as a preceptor for new staff as assigned.
Follows institution's guidelines for administration of blood and
A degree from an accredited Registered Nursing Program is
6 months dialysis experience preferred
Experience in critical care nursing is preferred
Must possess and maintain a current license in the applicable state
as a Registered Nurse
Maintain certification in CPR
DCI is a federal contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action Employer-Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. - If you
are having difficulty using the online application system or would
like to request other accommodations or application methods, please
contact Doug Patterson at - Accommodations@dciinc.org -or
615-327-3061. Once a request has been made, DCI will initiate a
discussion with you about your needs and whether an accommodation
can be provided. DCI is committed to providing such accommodations
For more information about equal opportunity please see:
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