Certified Dialysis Nurse (CDN)- $15,000 Sign On Bonus!

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Description UP TO A $15,000 SIGN-ON BONUS! TUITION REIMBURSEMENT, FLEXIBLE SELF SCHEDULING, EVERY OTHER WEEKEND A career at Rehabilitation Hospital of Rhode Island, a 20-bed inpatient acute rehabilitation hospital operated jointly with Lifepoint Health and Landmark Medical Center, is more than a job. It’s a chance to be a vital member of an interdisciplinary team caring of people in Rhode Island who need continued care to recover completely. You have specialized skills and our patients in the North Smithfield area need them! If you are an enthusiastic individual seeking an environment dedicated to superior patient care and an organization with a strong mission to serve our community, we invite you to apply! WHY WORK WITH US Up to a $15,000 Commitment Incentive Bonus New competitive pay rates Various shift availabilities Tuition assistance/reimbursement Low nurse-to-patient ratios Low therapist-to-patient ratios Expansive benefit package Professional development and advancement opportunities Targeted approach to career development Strong interdisciplinary teamwork opportunities Superior quality patient outcomes Supportive leadership and culture CEU Support State-of-the-art equipment BENEFITS Rehabilitation Hospital of Rhode Island prides itself in rewarding its employees with a comprehensive, competitive benefits packet designed to provide employees with the flexibility to tailor benefits according to their needs. Our wealth of resources and programs include: Affordable medical, dental and vision plans provided to meet the needs of full employees and their families Up to 20 days of PTO for full time employees 6 paid holidays for full time employees Tuition reimbursement, continuing education opportunities and apprenticeship programs for eligible employees 401(k) retirement plan Flexible spending and health savings accounts JOB DESCRIPTION The Dialysis RN works with Nephrology medical practitioners to provide high-quality care to patients in need of dialysis related therapy. The Dialysis Nurse collaborates closely with medical practitioners, dieticians, social workers, and vascular access departments to meet dialysis patient care needs. JOB RESPONSIBILITIES Accurately performs patient assessments and identifies patient needs. Evaluates progress and outcomes. Identifies and initiates appropriate nursing interventions. Coordinates care among the healthcare team. Demonstrate competent skills to perform renal replacement therapy treatments per nephrologist orders. The Dialysis RN will perform appropriate patient assessments, evaluation, ongoing monitoring, and nursing interventions in accordance with organizational policies and procedures. Assist in preparing dialysis treatment areas with needed supplies prior to starting treatments and demonstrates knowledge of nursing procedures and nursing care as it relates to renal replacement therapy. Ensures dialysis machines and equipment are maintained in good working order per policy. Provides patient and family teaching as it pertains to the treatment plan, procedures, and preventative measures throughout the rehabilitation stay and prior to discharge. Provides direct care appropriate to condition and age of the patient. Works cooperatively and actively participates with other members of the interdisciplinary team. Participates in Continuous Quality and Performance Improvement (CQPI). May provide input into the budgetary planning process and contributes to cost effectiveness of services and programs provided by the department and hospital. Provides education to the clinical staff as it pertains to the treatment plan, procedures, and preventative measures. Communicates employee observations and suggestions related to opportunities for improvement and staff educational needs. Maintains positive relationships with all customers. Complies with regulatory and accreditation standards. Responsible for personal and professional development. Maintains ethical practices and HIPAA requirements. Ensures compliance with policies and procedures regarding department operations, fire safety and infection control. Maintains medical staff rules/requirements, as well as regulatory body standards. Promotes rehabilitation nursing philosophy and scope of practice. Actively participates in team conferences. Performs timely and appropriate documentation relating to medical necessity in the medical record. Provides a safe environment for patients, visitors and staff and complies with appropriate and approved safety standards. Supports the leadership of the hospital in a professional manner and acts as a role model. Other duties as assigned. Qualifications Graduate of an approved Bachelor or Associate school of nursing and a current state license to practice nursing. At least 2 years of current experience in the specialty OR Certified Dialysis Nurse (xe2x80x9cCDNxe2x80x9d) certification Current BLS required. Advanced Cardiac Life Support preferred. Must be able to safely operate dialysis machines. Compensation is from $ 39USD – $55 USD per hour. We would expect those hired into this job would be paid within this hourly rate, however, certain circumstances may allow us to pay outside of this hourly rate. Rehabilitation Hospital of Rhode Island strives to maximize the health, function, and quality of life of those we serve through comprehensive physical medicine and rehabilitation programs. Our rehabilitation programs provide ongoing care and specialized treatment to patients throughout their recovery journey. We offer customized, intense rehabilitation tailored to the individual needs of those recovering from stroke, brain injury, neurological conditions, trauma, spinal cord injury, amputation, and orthopedic injury. Lifepoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans’ status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Job Type: Full-time Benefits: 401(k) Dental insurance Flexible schedule Health insurance Paid time off Tuition reimbursement Vision insurance Medical specialties: Home Health Medical-Surgical Physical setting: Hospital Long term care Outpatient Standard shift: Day shift Night shift Supplemental pay types: Signing bonus Supplemental schedule: Overtime Weekly schedule: Monday to Friday Weekends as needed Application Question(s): Do you have prior dialysis nursing experience Experience: dialysis experience / Certified Dialysis Nurse certification: 2 years (Required) License/Certification: RN licensure (Required) Ability to Relocate: North Smithfield, RI 02896: Relocate before starting work (Required) Work Location: In person

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