All technical services related to dialysis. Includes all dialysis equipment, water system and all dialysis related equipment.
Equipment utilized in the unit/dept.
Computerized charting- EPIC, B Braun Dialog dialysis machines.
Required skills and minimum years of experience.
Must be RN with a minimum of 1 years hemodialysis experience. 2 years total nursing experience.
Specific licensures and certifications/registrations required.
BLS, ND or compact state RN license.
Shift or schedule requirements.
Chronic- The employee will never work alone and no call is required. Will work every other Saturday. Shifts are 7am-730pm and 4am-430pm.
Acute- Employee will have to work independently to care for patients 1:1 while on call, in ICU and Vibra (Long Term Acute Care). On call is required about 6 days per month. Will work every other Saturday. On call hours are 7pm-7am. Regular shifts are 7am-730pm.
Floating to other units/departments.
Acute: Vibra and ICU (only to perform dialysis)
Bed size number of rooms for this unit/dept.
Chronic – 23 stations
Acute – 8 stations
Nurse to patient ratio of this unit. Chronic- 1:4 Acute- 1:2
Dress Code: Navy blue scrubs and appropriate footwear
Tell us about the unit/department specific training and orientation program.
Traveler/ RN will be assigned an RN preceptor who will evaluate skills and complete a dialysis specific checklist before Independent tasks are performed.