Position is Full Time , working 10 hour shifts
Provides professional nursing care to assigned patients with kidney conditions that require dialysis treatment. Reviews patient histories, administers medications, and performs dialysis treatments. Ensures dialysis machine and all products used during treatment are properly prepared and meet quality standards. Monitors the patient during dialysis, records observations in patient medical record, and reports any changes in condition to physician as needed.
Position Qualifications/Minimum Requirements
Required: Associates or Diploma in nursing program Preferred: Bachelor's degree in nursing
Clinical experience in area of expertise preferred.
Current Arizona RN license or compact state license
American Heart Association (AHA) BLS.
ACLS (AHA) for: ACT, Ambulatory, Cardiac Rehab, Cat Scan, Cath Lab, COU, Dialysis, ED, GI, ICU, Labor & Delivery, Nursing Admin (Float Pool), PACU, Short Stay, Telemetry.
(All new graduate nurses or nurses new to specialty area have 180 days in which to obtain ACLS, PALS or NRP, as required by unit)."
Northwest Medical Center is comprised of a 300-bed hospital, four urgent care facilities, a freestanding emergency center and a large physician group, offering you a variety of settings in which to work. Every location is dedicated to providing safe, quality patient care, but more than that is the commitment to employees. It strives to provide a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all staff, whether they care for patients directly or work in a support role. With employee appreciation celebrations throughout the year, opportunities for growth and the satisfaction that you are part of a hospital leading the way with accessible, convenient healthcare in Tucson, Northwest is a great place to work. NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: RNDIA38791