Dialysis Clinic, Inc. Dialysis Hospital Services Charge Nurse (Acute RN) in Kansas City, Missouri
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 Dialysis Hospital Services Charge Nurse (Acute RN) provides specialized dialysis nursing care in our acute hemodialysis unit for patients with renal failure. The Acute Charge Nurse is responsible for the supervision of nursing personnel in order to ensure every patient receives the safest care with the highest quality optimal outcomes.
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 patient assessments.
Evaluates and makes recommendations regarding patient care delivered.
Accurately receives, transcribes and implements written and verbal orders from physicians.
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.
Oversees primary nursing teams for completion of monthly assignments.
Participates in patient care conferences, medical rounds, and reviewing charts.
Assists in the teaching and training of new staff members as directed and supervised by the Education Coordinator, the Clinical Supervisor and/or the Nurse Manager.
A degree from an accredited Registered Nursing Program is required
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
Experience in a supervisory role is preferred
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.
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Job Location US-MO-Kansas City
Posted Date 2 weeks ago (10/13/2020 5:16 PM)
# of Openings 2
Address 650 Carondelet Drive