The RN UNIT REGISTERED NURSE delivers quality nursing care to patients through interpersonal contact and provides care and services to allow patients to attain or maintain the highest practicable physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being in accordance with all applicable laws, regulations, and Life Care standards.
Follows through with new employees at regular intervals to determine need for additional training and support. Communicates department needs to administrator and coordinates services within department need, scheduling and budget.
Provides clinical services within the scope of practice, as defined by the state laws governing the practice of nursing, in accordance with the plan of care, and in coordination with other members of the health care team.
The Home Dialysis Registered Nurse has responsibility for coordinating the services related to home modalities including patient training, follow up care, primary nursing, education and promotion of home treatment modalities to patients and staff.
Ability to respond quickly and appropriately to emergency situations requiring immediate medical intervention. Demonstrates understanding of proper steps to transporting patients to hospital in an emergency situation.