Summary: The RN in the Dialysis Department has the professional and technical knowledge required to apply the principles to deliver safe and appropriate care to the patient undergoing the Dialysis treatment within the scope of clinical practice and competence.
Possesses skills and knowledge to provide care to the adult and geriatric renal patient.
Previous acute and chronic dialysis experience preferred.
Responsibilities: The Dialysis RN is familiar the various types of Renal diseases and their treatment.The RN Requires knowledge of the dialysis delivery system, water treatment system, to include daily monitoring, cleaning, and disinfecting of machines.The RN will be required to take call after hours and weekends.The RN is accountable to foster a work environment that focuses on safety, supply management, and supporting a positive professional milieu among co-workers and peers.The dialysis RN will be responsible for the direct oversight of the dialysis PCT.The RN will collaborate with the attending Nephrologists to plan and coordinate dialysis for all patients identified as needing acute dialysis including chronic ESRD patients and new acute starts. The dialysis RN will be required to perform 1:1 dialysis treatments at the bedside as indicated, including the ICU.
Competencies and skills: Essential: * Experience In Hospital Or Acute Care Setting * Clear Communication Skills Both Written And Verbal * Able To Keep Confidential Information Regarding Patients, Team Members * Able To Withstand Crisis Situations * Has Skills To Provides Customer Service To Patients, Team Members And Visitors * Knowledge And Experience With Electronic Health Records
Education: Essential: * RN Diploma/RN Graduate Program
Beebe Healthcare serves the Sussex County community with a medical center located in beautiful, historic Lewes, Delaware, and convenient outpatient locations throughout the county. Founded in 1916 by two physician brothers, Drs. James Beebe and Richard C. Beebe, the medical center in Lewes is a 210-licensed-bed, not-for-profit seaside community hospital. Beebe's specialized service lines include cardiac and vascular, surgical services, oncology, women's health, and orthopaedic services. Beebe offers an array of inpatient, outpatient, emergency, and diagnostic services.
Beebe's five satellite campuses offer imaging, physical rehabilitation, and lab services, as well as walk-in care centers. In addition, Beebe offers Wound Healing & Hyperbaric Medicine and Diabetes Management & Medical Nutrition Therapy.
With a mission to serve the community, Beebe also offers many free screenings and outreach programs through its Population Health Department; and advanced medical care for those who are recuperating at home through Beebe Home Care Services.
Beebe is also training the next generation of nurses through the Margaret H. Rollins School of Nursing, located behind the Medical Cente...r in Lewes.
Beebe's Medical Staff has grown tremendously since the early 1990s. Employed physicians through Beebe Medical Group and our affiliated physicians on Beebe's Medical Staff now serve patients from Milford to Millville in specialties including cardiac surgery, dermatology, endocrinology, family practice, gastroenterology, general surgery, internal medicine, pediatric neurology, and surgical oncology.
Beebe is proud to offer quality care, close to home for the residents and visitors of Sussex County.