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Travel Dialysis Home Therapy Registered Nurse - Bronx NY

Bronx, NY
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Home Therapies professionals at Fresenius Medical Care provide education and support to patients and caretakers who have chosen home dialysis therapy. This role involves an initial visit to the homes of patients to assess home therapy readiness, as well as training and follow-up visits within the clinic environment. Successful candidates have outstanding customer service skills, a valid driver’s license and the desire to positively impact patients’ lives by empowering them to treat themselves in the comfort of their own homes.

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  • Facilitator 10
  • Leadership 9
  • Patient 9
  • Motivational 8
  • Understanding 8
  • Helpful 7
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  • Communicator
  • Deadline-oriented
  • Good listener
  • Persuasive
  • Relationship expertise
  • Responsible
  • Sense of humor
  • Skilled presenter

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I see these people when they start, and when they're over that hump my heart just...I can't even describe it. It's just amazing.
Joanne S., Registered Nurse

Rewards

  • Healthcare

    Medical • Dental • Vision Healthcare FSA Dependent Care FSA Short- and Long-term Disability

  • Continuing Education

    Tuition Reimbursement
    Defined Career Path (certifications, preceptor opportunities, salary increases at each stage)

  • Paid Time Off

    Flexibility in using PTO for vacation, holiday and personal time. PTO can also be reimbursed for cash for up to 80 hours per year.

  • Collaborative Environment

    Employee Pride Valued Team Members Motivation for Excellence Respect & Dignity Openness & Trust

  • Additional Perks

    Adoption Assistance
    Wireless, Automobile, and Computer Discounts
    Discount Fitness Program

  • 401(K) Retirement Saving

    Competitive vesting schedules and a company match of 50 cents for each dollar you save up to the first 6% of your salary (3% additional) after one year of employment.

Responsibilities

Job ID 190005NB

Available Openings 1

Fresenius Travel Nurse Program:


As part of the Fresenius Travel Nurse program, you’ll have a unique opportunity to build your career in a flexible, autonomous environment. Working with new and different people and personalities, and with physicians and nurses from various facilities, will make each day an exciting challenge. Through it all, you’ll make a profound difference in the lives of patients affected by kidney disease. Come join a leader in Dialysis, where assignments are ongoing, as we have over 2,200 clinics and numerous acute facility programs, so travel with us can be continuous.

Benefits: 

  • 13 week assignment
  • Variety of settings
  • Acute or Chronic care positions
  • Top salaries
  • Paid time off
  • Free private housing
  • Growth Opportunity 

Position Specific Details:

  • Anticipated Start Date: ASAP
  • Expected call time: N/A
  • Hours/Shifts: M-F 8am-4pm
  • Machine type: K
  • Proton/AMI/eCube: eCube
  • Patient Ratio: N/A
  • Number of Chairs/Stations: N/A

Position Summary:

The Fresenius Medical Care Healthcare Recruitment registered nurse (RN) is responsible for the delivery of quality patient care through the nursing process of assessment, diagnosing, planning, implementation, and evaluation.  The RN is responsible for directing and coordinating all nursing care of patients based on established clinical nursing practice standards.  The RN collaborates with other healthcare professionals to ensure effective and efficient patient care delivery and achievement of desired patient outcomes.  The RN utilizes knowledge of patient’s age and cultural diversity into the provision of patient techniques that demonstrate positive outcomes in patient care.  The RN provides care as a temporary employee and understands that travel away from his or her home state may be required for employment, or continues employment with Fresenius Medical Care Healthcare Recruitment.


Position Education / Qualifications:

  • Graduated from an accredited school of professional nursing
  • Licensure appropriate to the state RN is working in and the appropriate certifications to the position and facility
  • Minimum 1 year Dialysis experience. For Inpatient Services (Acutes), the preceding 12 months must be in a hospital setting. For Outpatient (Chronic), 2,000 hours in Dialysis in the preceding 2 years.
  • Proficient oral and written skills
  • Current CPR certification
  • Annual Physical
  • Two professional references from current / former supervisors
  • Citizen of the U.S. or proof to work in the U.S.

Job Knowledge / Responsibilities:

  • Ability to utilize the nursing process in the provision of nursing care including but not limited to administering medications and treatments in compliance with the physicians orders and applicable hospital policy, interpreting diagnostic tests, formulating a plan of care, collaborating with other healthcare providers, and provide education to patients and / or significant others (while in compliance with HIPPA).
  • The RN must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to patients of all age groups.  Must demonstrate knowledge of the principals of growth and development through the life span, possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patient’s status, and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patients needs in relation to age.
  • Must document / chart observations and other data related to the clinical condition of the patient.  Must properly and accurately chart observations and activities related to patient care.
  • Communicates report to appropriate healthcare workers in accordance with hospital policy.
  • Performs all required and related duties.

Physical Requirements:

The individual may be required to pull up or reposition patients, lift supplies, place equipment on supports, push bed or chair through facility.  The individual must be able to bend over to perform certain duties, the individual must be able to maneuver throughout the facility in response to any facility emergency.  Interpretation of environmental input requires visual and auditory skills.  In the event there is a need to evacuate the building, heavy lifting of the patients may be required.

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