Work autonomously as an Acute RN in an intense hospital environment - without the typical hospital routine within one of the most prestigious hospitals in the world- The Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania.
Provide the highest level of care across one or more of our hospital units and ensure your patients' safety, comfort, and well-being with a patient to nurse ratio typically not more than 2:1.
As an Acute Hospital Services Registered Nurse at DaVita you are on your toes working in a fast-paced, constantly evolving environment with new challenges to trouble-shoot and overcome daily. Your sense of purpose and accomplishment at the end of each day is powerful.
You are the dialysis expert and the hospital staff relies on your expertise. As an Ambulatory Health Care RN you will be held to the highest standards (‘The Gold Seal’ by The Joint Commission) of patient safety and quality of care.
The shining star for an Acute Hemodialysis Registered Nurse will have:
Current and valid Registered Nurse (RN) license in the state where practicing required
Willingness to work a flexible schedule. typically three 12 hour days per week, every other Saturday, and one Sunday per month on-call.
Medical/surgical (Med/Surg), Intensive Care Unit (ICU), Critical Care Unit (CCU), and/or Emergency Room (ER) experience - preferred
Graduate of an accredited nursing program required; Associates Degree in Nursing (ADN), Bachelors of Science in Nurse (BSN)
Current Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certification required; Advanced CPR certification -preferred
Basic Life Support (BLS) and/or Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) - preferred
Experience assessing, trouble shooting and making sound recommendations in stressful situations
Physical Requirement: nurses often have to push/pull large hemodialysis machines around the hospital with little or no assistance
Excellent communication skills to listen and communicate with patients and teammates
Multi-tasking skills, with great time management and prioritizing capabilities
Basic computer skills and proficiency in MS Word and Outlook required
Are you ready to make a difference in the lives of your patients and work autonomously in an environment where you make the decisions? If so, we'd like to speak with you.
DaVita Inc., a Fortune 500® company, is the parent company of DaVita Kidney Care and HealthCare Partners. DaVita Kidney Care is a leading provider of kidney care in the United States, delivering dialysis services to patients with chronic kidney failure and end stage renal disease. DaVita Kidney Care consistently differentiates itself from other kidney care companies and surpasses national averages... for clinical outcomes. The company's clinical outcomes for dialysis have improved for the past decade, and in many key areas measuring quality dialysis care, we lead the nation. As of September 30, 2016, DaVita Kidney Care operated or provided administrative services at 2,318 outpatient dialysis centers located in the United States serving approximately 199,000 patients. The company also operated 139 outpatient dialysis centers located in 11 countries outside the United States.