Hemodialysis RN - 12 Hr in Mission, TX at Prime Healthcare

Date Posted: 2/8/2020

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Job Description

Overview
The Registered Nurse in Hemodialysis is responsible for the delivery of safe patient care utilizing the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. Provides direct patient care within the scope of practice. The Registered Nurse also directs and guides patient/family teaching and activities of other nursing personnel while maintaining standards of care in the Hemodialysis Unit. The Registered Nurse is directly responsible and accountable for the care given to his/her assigned patients;   He/She communicates with the physician about changes in the patient’s clinical condition including hemodynamics, results of diagnostic studies and abnormal results and symptomatology. Is able to respond quickly and accurately to changes in condition and/or response to Dialysis treatment. Maintains patient privacy and confidentiality.
 
 
AGE-SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES
 
Employees working in this capacity must meet age-specific competencies related to the following categories:
\u009e    Neonate/Infant: Birth \u2013 12 months        \u009e    Child / Pediatric:   1 \u2013 12 years
Χ Adolescent: 13-17 years            ΧAdult:  18 \u2013 64 years          Χ    Geriatric: 65 and over
 
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING
 
  • Current and valid Texas RN License.
  • Current BLS (AHA) certificate required upon hire and maintain current.
  • ACLS certificate within 1 year and maintain current.
  • One year as a staff RN in acute care hemodialysis unit preferred.
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred.
     

    Qualifications

     
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