Registered Nurse (RN) – Renal Dialysis
Department:Hemodialysis – Outpatient
Shift:Variable, Days and Afternoons
Hours:6a-2:30p and 2p-10:30p
Salary Range:$26.30 Commensurate with experience
Join a specialty team of nurses dedicated to providing life-saving care in a state-of-the-art facility. The Everett Kircher Dialysis Unit in the John and Marnie Demmer Wellness Pavilion and Dialysis Center provides over 10,000 life-saving dialysis treatments per year, operating three shifts of patients, six days per week. The open floor plan with views of the Bay and evidenced-based architecture offers patients a healing environment. Our specialized hemodialysis nurses enjoy a nurse to patient ratio maximum of four and eight-hour shifts on day or afternoon shift. Weekend commitment is typically every other Saturday only, with the Outpatient Department closed on Sunday’s, Christmas and Thanksgiving Day
Provides nursing care for patients with End-stage Renal Disease (ESRD) receiving this life-saving treatment. Educates patients on kidney disease, organ transplantation, and infection control methods to safely manage their conditions.
Collaborates closely with other members of the inter-professional team to develop, implement, and evaluate an individualized written plan of care based upon a physiological, psychosocial, spiritual assessments.
Strong critical thinking, communication, and listening skills are essential in order to safely assess for and achieve hemodynamic stability in patients with ESRD.
Demonstrate precise clinical and technical skills in a fast-paced work environment that requires teamwork and a firm commitment towards teamwork and a culture of safety.
Successful completion of a full-time, 12-week training program for inexperienced applicants.
Performs other duties as directed.
Licensed Registered Nurse in the State of Michigan.
Associates Degree of Nursing.
As a Magnet organization, for those hired into an RN position after January 1, 2014, it is required to obtain a BSN within five years of your start date as an RN with McLaren Northern Michigan. Certification in the specialty area of practice is strongly encouraged.
Basic Life Support (BLS) Certificate through the American Heart Association required.
Previous dialysis experience is preferred.
Certified Hemodialysis Nurse (CDN) or Certified Nephrology Nurse (CNN) preferred.
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