Dialysis Clinic, Inc. Dialysis Licensed Practical Nurse-LPN in Syracuse, New York
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 LPN provides direct patient care under the supervision of the Registered Nurse.
Provides nursing care thorough patient assessment, initiation and discontinuation of treatment, monitoring during treatment, assessment following treatment, completing primary nurse responsibilities, assuring ordered lab is obtained.
Assess and monitors the patient access, taking appropriate action if a problem is noted. Documents thoroughly.
Understands and follows the clinic infection control policies and procedures.
Understands the basic concepts of water treatment and reuse and the effects on patient care.
Communicates clearly and effectively with co-workers, physicians, patients, and supervisors, keeping all appropriate people aware of changes in the patient condition.
Is knowledgeable of and follows the clinics' Risk Management program.
May be assigned to administer medications to patients, educates the patient about medications ordered by the physician, and documents according to DCI policy.
Attends required in-services and staff meetings to maintain and expand competency and skills.
A degree from an accredited program in practical nursing
Current LPN license
Previous dialysis experience preferred
Willing to train
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-NY-Syracuse
Posted Date 2 weeks ago (2/19/2021 1:59 PM)
# of Openings 1
Address 1127 East Genesee Street