Post Acute RN
Posted on: July 12, 2021
Rd, Southfield, Michigan, 48075-3122, United
States of America
Registered Nurse - Post Acute Nephrology Specialist
West Bloomfield Area
DaVita Kidney Care, is bringing our industry-leading clinical
quality to patients on-site at skilled nursing facilities (SNF)
through a new team called Post-Acute Services. Post-Acute
Services teammates will have access to all the capabilities and
resources DaVita has to offer, and will work to quickly leverage
these to develop the infrastructure and rapidly grow the new
Fantastic MWF Schedule, 12 hours
shifts and NO ON CALL
Specialty - You are the dialysis
expert within the dialysis unit onsite
What you can expect:
In this role, you take responsibility for the complete ongoing
care of each patient to ensure their dialysis treatment stays on
track. Post-Acute RNs will troubleshoot, and make sound
decisions for our patients related to their dialysis treatment and
will occasionally partner alongside the SNF staff to coordinate
care. Your impact on the lives of our patients and their families
will be felt every day.
Patient education. RNs by training, are
Educators. As a Post-Acute Services RN, you will be provided
the opportunity to conduct impactful and meaningful education to
patients and their families in the SNF setting.
Direct Patient Care: The RN’s primary responsibility is
to independently demonstrate best practice techniques and deliver
optimal dialysis care. The role includes supervising Dialysis
Technician who are tasked with delivering tandem care to meet the
capacity and efficiency goals of the program.
Complexity - Post-Acute Dialysis care is a complex but
fulfilling service line. Meeting and/or exceeding clinical
outcomes are the goals and multitasking is an expectation to meet
the needs of the service, the patients and our SNF partners.
Autonomy and Critical Thinking. Provide comprehensive
patient care in an independent setting. Plan to be on your toes at
all times. You use your mind constantly. You apply your "core"
nursing skills to assess, diagnose and implement complete care
plans as you look at the whole patient. There's a lot to track and
manage and the joy comes in witnessing how your care impacts
You must have:
Current Registered Nurse (RN) license in the state of practice;
Minimum of 12 months' of RN experience
Associates Degree in Nursing (A.D.N) from accredited school of
nursing required; Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.S.N);
three-year diploma from accredited diploma program may be
substituted for nursing degree
Basic computer skills and proficiency in MS Word and Outlook
You might also have (a.k.a. nice-to-haves):
Previous Chronic Hemodialysis, Acute Dialysis and/or Peritoneal
Dialysis (PD) nursing experience
Certified Nephrology Nurse (CNN) or Certified Dialysis Nurse
Are you ready to make a positive difference in a patient’s
life? Take the first step at careers.davita.com.
DaVita is an equal opportunity employer – Vet and Disability. To
learn more about what this means click here.
What We’ll Provide:
More than just pay, our DaVita Rewards package connects
teammates to what matters most including:
Comprehensive benefits: Medical, dental, vision, 401(k)
match, paid time off, PTO cash out.
Support for you and your family: family resources, EAP
counseling sessions, access Headspace®,
backup child and elder care, maternity/paternity leave and
Opportunity to grow personally and professionally. DaVita
is committed to providing robust development opportunities.
At DaVita, we strive to be a community first and a company
second. We want all teammates to experience DaVita as "a
place where I belong." Our goal is to embed Diversity &
Belonging into everything we do in our Village, so that it becomes
part of who we are. We are proud to be an equal
opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer. As
such, individuals are recruited, hired, assigned and promoted
without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex,
sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran
status, or any other protected characteristic.
Salary/ Wage Range
Compensation for the role will depend on a number of factors,
including a candidate’s qualifications, skills, competencies and
experience and may fall outside of the range shown. DaVita offers a
competitive total rewards package, which includes a 401k match,
healthcare coverage and a broad range of other benefits. Learn more
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