We are looking for Registered Nurses (RNs) to work in one of our outpatient Dialysis departments.
Our Dialysis Nurses provide care and support for patients suffering from acute and chronic renal (kidney) failure and are responsible for monitoring patients throughout their dialysis treatment.
Location* - Outpatient Dialysis Temple, TX
Hours* - Full Time
Bonus* - 10K Sign-On Bonus, paid out over 12 months
Relocation - *Up to 7k based on moving distance
Benefits - *Our competitive benefits package includes:
Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
In addition to general nursing care, responsibilities of Dialysis Registered Nurses include (but are not limited to):
Primes dialyzer and bloodlines
Records patients' medical information and vital signs
Readies dialysis equipment
Oversees the dialysis treatment from start to finish
Demonstrates the ability to remove femoral shealths & administer medications, including thrombolytics
Cleans and dresses permanent and temporary catheters
Monitors patient and adjusts specialized equipment used on patients, and interprets and records information
Identifies irregular dialysis reactions and notifies appropriate medical team members
Secures blood works
Teaches patients and significant others how to manage their illness, by explaining: post-treatment home care needs, diet/nutrition/exercise programs, self-administration of medication, if needed
Maintains medical inventory
Provides pre- and post procedure care to patients within the Hemodialysis Unit
Performs other position-related duties as assigned, depending on assignment setting
Baylor Scott & White Health is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas, and one of the largest in the United States with 49 hospitals, more than 800 patient care sites and more than 5,800 affiliated physicians. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, Baylor Scott & White Health stands to be one of the nation's exemplary health care organizations. We exist to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it's accepting a calling!
Basic Life Support (BLS): BLS or BLS within 30 days of hire or transfer.
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