001-Dialysis Clinic, Inc.-Nashville, TN- Corporate Office

Home Hemodialysis Registered Nurse

US-NY-Clifton Park
2 weeks ago
ID
2017-6953
# of Openings
1
21 Crossings Blvd
Category
Nursing

Overview

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 life.

 

Our mission is “the care of the patient is our reason for existence.” What’s yours?

 

The Home Hemodialysis Registered Nurse educates patients to do their own dialysis at home while successfully managing overall patient care. 

Responsibilities

The following is a summary of what makes our team successful.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Collaborates with physician and other health services personnel in setting up individualized plans of care for each patient.
  • 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.
  • Instructs the patient and members of the family in home care.

Qualifications

  • A Current driver's license, reliable transportation, and vehicle insurance in the state of New York residence is required
  • Current RN license in the State of New York required
  • ADN degree from accredited school of nursing required
  • Six months dialysis experience preferred
  • Three months experience in Home Hemodialysis preferred
  • DCI provides comprehensive hands-on and theory orientation/training in order to equip our nurses for success.

 

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 where possible.

 

For more information about equal opportunity please see: 

 

https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf;

https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf;

https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf; and

https://www.nlrb.gov/sites/default/files/attachments/basic-page/node-3788/employeerightsposter-8-5x11.pdf.

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