Dialysis Clinic, Inc. Dialysis Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner (CRNP) in Washington, Pennsylvania
The Dialysis Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner (CRNP) provides comprehensive in–hospital planning, in-center and home follow-up for the chronically ill, high-risk older adults hospitalized for common medical and surgical conditions. In addition, focus is given to helping the patient and family caregivers develop the knowledge, skills and resources essential to prevent future decline and re-hospitalization. Responsible for covering patients admitted to the Hospital Systems.
Helping patients manage health issues, prevent decline and identify new risk factors.
Medication reconciliation and management.
Communicate with physician that his/her patient has been admitted to the hospital.
Visit patient admitted to hospital within 24 hours to review chart.
Confirm office visit with Nephrologist office within one week prior to discharge.
Visit patient in home or clinic within 48 hours post discharge from hospital.
Comprehensive, holistic focus on each patient’s needs including the reason for the primary hospitalization as well as other complicating or coexisting events.
Active engagement of patients, their family and informal caregivers including education and support during and after hospital admission.
Emphasis on early identification and response to health care risks and symptoms to achieve long term positive outcomes and avoid adverse and problematic events that lead to re-admissions.
Multidisciplinary approach that includes the patient, family and their caregivers.
Communication/Transmission of order changes and discharge summary from the hospital to the dialysis clinic.
Participates in discharge planning for all DCI patients associated with assigned clinic and works closely with hospital discharge team.
Track outcomes and data comparison.
Must be a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner or a Physician Assistant
Minimum one to two years as an advanced practice nurse preferred
Graduate of an accredited nurse practitioner program if CRNP
Valid APN License
BLS Certified, ACLS preferred
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Job Location US-PA-Washington
Posted Date 2 weeks ago (2/18/2021 5:09 PM)
# of Openings 1
Address 280 North Avenue