Charge RN PT

Employer
US Renal Care
Location
Baltimore, MD
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
US Renal Care is currently looking for a part time Registered Nurse or RN to be a Charge RN for our dialysis facility. The Charge Nurse is proficient in providing hemodialysis therapies to patients with chronic renal failure and is responsible for supervising staff performing daily patient care. The Registered Nurse or RN must possess the physical capabilities to successfully perform the job as stated in the physical requirements. Adherence to all policies and procedures is required. Responsibilities: * Registered Nurse is responsible for overseeing dialysis nursing services and functions as nursing supervisor * May give direct patient care to the extent of performing efficient, safe dialysis, but does not assume primary nursing functions as performed by center staff, if allowed by state regulations. * Responds to all emergencies in clinic; be familiar with all emergency equipment and all emergency operational procedures. * Complete pre and post treatment physical assessments. * Demonstrates effective staffing, as appropriate with staffing ratios per state regulations, under the direction of the Administrator. * Transcribe and implement physician's orders; assist physician during patient rounds. Requirements: * Current nursing license in the applicable state. * Confirmation of ability to distinguish all primary colors. * Meet CMS minimum requirement of 12 months experience in providing nursing care, including 6 months experience in providing care to patients on maintenance dialysis. US Renal Care is an Equal Opportunity Employer Company Description: US Renal Care was founded in 2000 and serves more than 23,000 patients in 350 dialysis facilities in 31 states and the Territory of Guam. At our core, we exist to serve our patients. In fact, we like to say that we are inspired by our patients. We do our best to provide compassionate care, where and when patients need it. What is life like at US Renal Care? *We are growing! Acquisition of DSI was completed in December of 2015. *Great benefit package including 401K. Please visit our website for a complete list of current openings at www.usrenalcare.com.