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Staff Registered Nurse ( Hemodialysis RN )

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Position Description

This role can start as early as 5am and be 12 plus hour shifts.
We do have a closing shift that is rotated and can be a later evening end time.

What you do as a Dialysis RN is vitally important and makes an exceptional difference in the lives of our patients and their families. As part of our professional team of clinicians, you will ensure the compassionate, professional delivery of all dialysis-related nursing services in an outpatient setting. 

As a Registered Nurse at DaVita you will constantly be on your toes 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 well-being. 

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. 

Patients - Help patients improve their quality of life by delivering outstanding clinical outcomes in a chronic setting. 

Relationships - Build long-term bonds with your patients and their families. 

Team - Your team supports one another and creates a fun work environment. 

Clinical Leader- DaVita is the top performer with more 4 and 5 STAR dialysis centers according to CMS.

We definitely work as a Team. It can be stressful at times and having a good Team means that we all help each other out despite our job title. I've worked in other clinics and there is nothing like what we have here. - Elizabeth B.

If you can’t complete an application right now, don’t delay, just email a resume to:  Lori.Howell@davita.com  or call 866-629-6354 and we can discuss the role before you go through the application process

Qualifications

A Qualified Registered Nurse (Staff RN) shining star should bring: 

  • Current Registered Nurse (RN) license in the state of practice 
  • Current CPR certification required 
  • We generally need about a year of nursing experience
  • Intensive Care Unit (ICU), Critical Care Unit (CCU), Emergency Room (ER), or Medical Surgical (Med Surg) experience is always a plus
  • We do train!  We can train anyone with the right attitude.
  • Associates Degree in Nursing (A.D.N) from accredited school of nursing required; Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.S.N) preferred; three-year diploma from accredited diploma program may be substituted for nursing degree
  • A desire to deliver care in an empathetic, compassionate way. You know, the way you’d want your own care to be 
  • Experience assessing, trouble shooting and making sound recommendations in stressful situations 
  • Someone who thrives in an environment that is constantly changing and will face new challenges head-on 
  • Excellent communication skills to listen and communicate with patients and teammates 
  • Basic computer skills and proficiency in MS Word and Outlook required; functional proficiency in all computer systems of DaVita within 90 days of hire 
Visit: http://www.careers.davita.com/ to learn more about our unique culture and apply.

 

DaVita is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  As such, DaVita makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualifications and experience, and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 


We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.

Position Summary

  • Job Title: Staff Registered Nurse ( Hemodialysis RN )
  • Job Function: Nurse - RN / Staff / Charge
  • Location: Grand Rapids, Michigan