Minimum of one year recent acute care in Peritoneal Dialysis Registered Nurse experience required for Per Diem position.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must have and maintain current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of California. One year of recent appropriate nursing practice within past three (3) years. Must have and maintain current BLS certification or obtain within orientation process, prior to hands-on patient care.
Under the supervision of the Dialysis Unit Director delivers safe and therapeutic dialysis treatment to the chronic renal failure patient in conjunction with the philosophy of the School of Nursing. Contributes to the Sierra View District Hospital Department of Hemodialysis and the nursing profession in a positive manner.
Is responsible for the assessment, treatment and care appropriate to the ages of the patients served, i.e., Adolescent, Adult, and Geriatric. Demonstrates the ability to obtain and interpret information in terms of the patient’s needs; possesses knowledge of growth and development; and has an understanding of the range of treatment needed for these patient groups.
Must be able to work normal/scheduled working hours to include Holidays call-backs and weekends and on-call. Agrees to participate, as directed, in emergencies and community disasters during scheduled and unscheduled hours.
Needs to recognize that they have an affirmative duty and responsibility for reporting perceived misconduct, including actual or potential violations of laws, regulations, policies, procedures, or this organization’s standards/code of conduct.
The employee shall work well under pressure, meet multiple and sometimes competing deadlines and the employee shall at all times demonstrate a cooperative behavior with colleagues and supervisors.