Davita Dialysis Registered Nurse Hospital Services RN in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Position DescriptionPosition Description:•This is a 3 day a week schedule with 12 hour shifts•Days of the week will vary•Some on call•Prior RN experience a plus; however, not required•On-the-job training provided!As a DaVita Acute Registered Nurse (RN) you will...Work autonomously in an exciting hospital environment - without the typical hospital routine.Provide the highest level of critical acute nursing care to ensure your patients' safety, comfort, and well-being"I love problem solving and the challenge of the role of acute nursing. I get a lot of respect from the doctors and my team." - Ginny E.Patients - Help your patients, when they need it the most.Patient care is our top priority and we look for teammates who share our commitment to Service Excellence as well as Continuous Improvement. You can build your career in nephrology and practice multiple therapies (CRRT and Apheresis) as an Acute Nephrology RN at DaVita.Independence - Manage your patients on your own in a hospital setting.As a teammate in an acute setting you work on your own almost all of the time. Each day you assess, troubleshoot, and make sound decisions for critical patients. What an exciting challenge to take on!Intensity - Expect the unexpected.No two days are ever the same for an acute dialysis nurse. The setting is dynamic and each patient's needs are unique. When you walk in the door each day you don't know what patients you might have - their condition, when you will get them or when you will be done for the day.Enjoy a hospital environment without rounds, and with more time to impact your patients' lives. Are you energized by the intensity of a fast-paced, critical care environment? Do you prefer the autonomy of making decisions under pressure? If so, then an Acute Dialysis Nurse role could be just right for you.This position provides care in our DaVita Acute Program in Grand Rapids, MI.Great patient care starts with a great nurse like you.QualificationsThe shining star for an Acute Hemodialysis Registered Nurse will have:•Current and valid Registered Nurse (RN) license in the state where practicing required•Willingness to work a flexible schedule with mandatory overtime required due to the nature of the acute treatment you are providing. Long days without notice also required.•Hemodialysis nursing experience- preferred•Medical/surgical (Med/Surg), Intensive Care Unit (ICU), Critical Care Unit (CCU), and/or Emergency Room (ER) experience - preferred•Certified Nephrology Nurse (CNN), Certified Dialysis Nurse (CDN) and/or Certified Hemodialysis Nurse (CHN) - preferred•Graduate of an accredited nursing program required; Associates Degree in Nursing (ADN), Bachelors of Science in Nurse (BSN) and/or Masters of Nursing (MSN)•Current Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certification required; Advanced CPR certification - preferred•Basic Life Support (BLS) and/or Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) - preferred•Experience assessing, trouble shooting and making sound recommendations in stressful situations•Physical Requirement: nurses often have to pushull large hemodialysis machines around the hospital with little or no assistance•Excellent communication skills to listen and communicate with patients and teammates•Multi-tasking skills, with great time management and prioritizing capabilities•Basic computer skills and proficiency in MS Word and Outlook requiredAre you ready to make a difference in the lives of your patients and work autonomously in an environment where you make