Dialysis Clinic, Inc. Dialysis RN Peritoneal Nurse; Per-Diem in Jamaica Plain (Faulkner), Massachusetts

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.

The PD nurse is key to providing specialized nursing care to our peritoneal dialysis patients. The RN works in collaboration with all clinic team members to ensure every patient receives the safest care with the highest quality optimal outcomes.

This position is per-diem.

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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

Qualifications:

Education and Experience:

  • A.D.N degree from accredited school of nursing required

  • Current RN license in state of practice

  • Current CPR certification (or certification obtained within 60 days of hire)

  • 3 months experience in Peritoneal Dialysis

  • Experience in case management, home health, disease management, or hospice preferred

  • Current driver's license, reliable transportation, and vehicle insurance in state of residence

DCI is an Equal Opportunity Employer/AA/Disabled/Protected Veteran-VEVRAA Federal Contractor

Job ID 2017-6675

# Positions 1

Location US-MA-Jamaica Plain (Faulkner)

Posted Date 6/16/2017

Category Nursing