Dialysis Registered Nurse

Open Until Filled

Employer: Massena Hospital
Location: United_States
Type: Contract, Part-time, Seasonal & Temporary, Fitness & Healthcare Services

Core Responsibilities:

  • Required: Valid, current NYS RN license, AHA BLS
  • Assesses patient by performing a functional Health pattern/physical assessment on all patients as indicated when he/she presents for treatment/clinic visit, when a significant change in condition occurs, and as other occasions dictate the need.
  • Explains to patients and family the general procedures in Dialysis. Answers questions, provides emotional support, and provides patient/family education regarding care such as skin care, dressing care and other factors related to patient’s care during treatment.
  • Verifies and/or transcribes and implements physician orders.
  • Develops/revises plan of care to include discharge plan that prescribes nursing actions to achieve age-specific outcome goals for the patient.
  • Provides nursing care to the patient requiring monitoring/intervention with “Point of Care Testing” i.e. fingersticks, stool/gastric testing; patient care devices, i.e. suction apparatus, dialysis equipment; input/output tubes/devices i.e. NG tubes, urinary drains; and other such devices/treatments.
  • Provides various nursing care services as needed such as Pain Management; Blood/Blood Product Therapy; Respiratory Therapy Modalities; Tracheostomy or other suctioning; Specimens; IV Therapy, etc.
  • Positions, lifts, transfers, and transports patients as needed.

Other Information:

  • Located in Massena, New York

How to Apply:

  • Submit a resume, cover letter, and supporting documents within an online application to the link below.

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