In this role, the Dialysis Nurse Educator / Infection Control Nurse (RN) will be responsible for planning and implementing ongoing education, training and program opportunities to new and present employees in accordance with established standards, regulatory guidelines, new initiatives and best practices.
You've got to love teaching and education. Training patients takes time and mental energy and the rewards of that investment come in seeing the transformation of your patients from feeling sick and afraid, to strong and independent.
The registered professional nurse (UltraCare Home Therapies RN 1) is accountable and responsible for the provision and coordination of clinically competent care for an assigned group of patients that includes assessment, planning, intervention and evaluation.
Plan to be on your toes at all times. You use your mind constantly. You apply your "core" nursing skills to assess and implement complete care plans as you look at the whole patient. There's a lot to track and manage and the joy comes in witnessing how your care impacts patients' lives.