The Staff Nurse is a Registered Professional Nurse (RN) who practices within the scope of the Illinois Nurse Practice Act to ensure the delivery of comprehensive, high quality, individualized nursing care, based upon knowledge and experience, the nursing process and leadership skills.
The Registered Nurse is responsible to provide care in accordance with the American Nurses Association Standards of Practice and other standards established by profession/professional groups, regulating bodies/agents. Nursing care will be delivered in accordance with the Standards of Care and Practice.
The Nurse Navigator is a registered professional nurse (RN) who functions on the multidisciplinary team as an advocate, interpreter, educator and counselor for patients, ensuring that all patients receive quality and comprehensive services.
The registered nurse will collaborate with the Unit Leadership and other disciplines within the care team and coordiate patient assessment, develop / monitor outcomes, implement plan of care and evaluate outcomes and monitor variances to ensure quality patient care.
As a Staff Registered Nurse (Hemodialysis RN) you see your patients three to four times each week for a few hours at a time; while they receive their treatments. The dialysis lifestyle can be very trying for our patients. By forming relationships with them, our nurses understand each patient's unique needs and help ease some of their burden.
As a nurse at DaVita you will constantly be working in a fast-paced, constantly evolving environment with new challenges to trouble-shoot and overcome. Make the most of your nursing skills to provide the highest level of care to our patients and ensure their safety, comfort, and wellbeing.