Dialysis Charge Nurse - RN Chronic In-center - Dialysis
Company: US Renal Care
Posted on: September 19, 2023
Dialysis Charge Nurse - RN Chronic In-centerThe RN Charge Nurse
is responsible for overseeing nursing services each shift and
functions as a nursing supervisor. This position provides daily
supervision of staff on duty during operational hours.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other
duties and tasks may be assigned.
* Assist with clinical and operational processes to improve patient
health and minimize hospitalizations and missed treatments.
* Demonstrate effective use of supplies and staff labor hours.
* Complete and document monthly review of patient medication
profiles. Administer medications as ordered by the physician.
* Assist physician during patient rounds and transcribe and
implement physician orders timely.
* Assist with the implementation of anemia management and
medication protocols as requested.
* Knowledge of and comply with federal, state, local laws and
regulations, including health care professionals practice act
* Perform duties at all times within limitations established by and
in accordance with company policy and procedures, applicable state
and federal laws and regulations.
* May give direct patient care to the extent of performing
efficient, safe dialysis, if allowed by state regulations.
* Responds to all emergencies in clinic.
* Communicate results of patient assessment, reassessment, and
ongoing monitoring to the physician, team members, and others as
appropriate to the individual needs of the patient.
* Maintain collaborative working relationship with Medical Director
* Participate as a member of the Interdisciplinary team in all
required patient assessment and care planning activities.
* Assist in orientation of new staff as a preceptor or in assigning
* Acts as resource person and participates in implementing and
evaluating dialysis services and assures that policies and
procedures are updated.
* Assists Administrator in interviewing, hiring, evaluating, and
disciplinary actions of center staff
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