The Staff Nurse actively participates in professional role development activities including continuing education, quality assessment and improvement, and the review and clinical application of research findings.
In this role, you will maintain appropriate skill level in the operation of all home dialysis therapy-related equipment, including the ability to troubleshoot equipment problems with the patient via telephone.
This individual will assess patient and document findings, administer medications, as well as assess and address patient/family educational needs regarding end-stage renal disease, dialysis therapy, diet and medications.
Collaborates with internal department staff, organizational leadership, and medical staff to continuously improve organizational processes. The position reports to the assistant vice president of quality.
In this role, you will be responsible for providing direct patient care to specific patient populations effectively using the nursing process - assessment, planning, implementation & continual reassessment - as the foundation for care delivery.