Company: Maxim Healthcare Staffing
Posted on: June 21, 2022
Maxim Healthcare Staffing is seeking a RN Dialysis nurse
responsible for providing dialysis treatment to patients suffering
from kidney failure to include pre and post dialysis care while
maintaining a safe environment, providing compassionate care and
per facility / physician orders.
Evening or Overnight shift available
Full time/ Guarenteed Hours
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
+ Ensure compassionate, professional delivery of all
dialysis-related nursing services in a clinical setting.
+ Make the most of your nursing skills to provide the highest level
of care to patients and ensure their safety, comfort and well
+ Understanding of the basic and advanced principles of water
treatment. Prepares patients for dialysis treatment and continually
monitors patient during the treatment.
+ Properly sets up the dialysis machine in preparation for use.
+ Prepares dialysate according to formulas and primes with saline
or heparinized solution.
+ Records patient's pre-dialysis weight and vital signs.
+ Responsible for teaching patients and their families about
healthcare practices for safety at home.
+ Accurately explains the dialysis procedure and the operation of
the dialysis machine to new patients and answers any questions
related to dialysis and health maintenance.
+ Calculates fluid removal or replacement to be achieved during the
+ Uses proper techniques to access the dialysis site and correctly
connects patient to dialysis machine.
+ Begins procedure and monitors the dialysis site during the
+ Accurately collects, documents, and reports all patient data
(i.e. vital signs, weights). Observes and monitors patient(s)
during the procedure and reports any changes or adverse reactions
in patient's condition to the Charges Registered Nurse on duty.
+ Provides skilled intervention to patients as applicable for any
signs-symptoms of adverse reaction and/or change in patient's
+ Obtains and records patient's post dialysis weight and vital
+ Documents all patient care procedures performed during the
+ Correctly follows all policies and procedures in testing the
+ Correctly follows all policies and procedures to discontinue
treatment and disconnect the patient from the dialysis machine.
+ Responsible for cleaning and quality control of the dialysis
equipment. Reports any machine problems or malfunctions to the
facility or charge registered nurse, as required by policy.
+ Recognizes and acts appropriately to any patient signs and
symptoms indicating the possible onset of complications and/or
adverse reactions of the dialysis treatment.
+ May participate in the development of patient care plans;
depending upon the facility or work assignment.
+ Performs other duties as assigned/necessary
+ Possession of a valid state registered nursing license.
+ Possession of a valid state professional dialysis license if
applicable per state requirement or contract specification.
+ Successful completion of the hospital/unit orientation and
training program - per assignment.
+ Must Be Hemodialysis Trained
+ Dialysis Certification by the National Nephrology Technology
Certification Board preferred.
+ Sound knowledge of the medication and advance and high tech
equipments utilized in the clinics.
+ Minimum of one year professional experience in the relevant
+ Ability to effectively elicit/provide information to and from
appropriate individuals (including, but not limited to,
supervisors, co-workers, clients) via strong communication skills;
proficiency in the English language may be required
+ Computer proficiency required
+ Must be at least 18 years of age
At Maxim Healthcare Group, we firmly believe that our employees are
the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer the
+ Competitive pay & weekly paychecks
+ Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
+ 401(k) savings plan
+ Awards and recognition programs
*Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status. **CO
Specific Benefits: Medical/Prescription, Dental, Vision, Health
Advocacy (company paid if enrolled Medical), Health Advocate
Employee Assistance Program, Health Savings Account , 401(k),
401(k) Company Match, Profit Sharing, Short Term Disability, Long
Term Disability, Primary Caregiver Leave, Parental Leave, Life and
Basic Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance, Voluntary Life
and Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance, Hospital Expense
Protection Plan, Critical Illness Insurance, Accident Insurance,
Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account, Home and Auto Insurance,
Pet Insurance, Transportation Benefits, CommonBond, Educational
Assistance Program, College Partnership Program, Paid Time
About Maxim Healthcare Group
Maxim Healthcare Group has been making a difference in the lives of
our patients, caregivers, and employees for more than 30 years. Our
nationwide suite of services includes home healthcare, companion
and behavioral care, healthcare staffing, and workforce solutions.
Maxim--------s commitment to customer service, compassionate
patient care, and filling critical staffing needs makes us a
trusted partner wherever healthcare is needed.
Maxim Healthcare Group is an equal opportunity/affirmative action
employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual
orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability,
protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic
protected by law.
Keywords: Maxim Healthcare Staffing, Lakeland , RN Dialysis, Other , Lakeland, Florida
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