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Davita Registered Nurse - Peritoneal Dialysis in Aurora, Colorado

509 N Sable Blvd, Aurora, Colorado, 80011, United States of AmericaJob DescriptionAs a Peritoneal Dialysis Registered Nurse (PD RN), you educate yourpatients on how to do their own dialysis from their homes, and you takeresponsibility for the complete ongoing care of each patient to ensure theirtreatment stays on track. You will work a Monday to Friday schedule-yet yourimpact on the lives of our patients will be felt every day.If you haven't considered Nephrology nursing before, read on as we thinkthat you should. Dialysis Experience is NOT required.What you can expect:Complexities - You multitask in myriad ways - put down one patient'schart, start another, work with a physician, run out to get amedication, respond to a supplier's request - with lots of loose ends topull together and a lot of follow up. It's challenging, fun and keeps your dayEducator - Empower your patients by teaching them to administer their owndialysis and to take their health back into their own hands. If you feel yourcalling has always been to be both a nurse and educator, then you will loveyour work as a peritoneal dialysis nurse. Training patients takes time andmental energy and the rewards of that investment come in seeing thetransformation of your patients from feeling sick and afraid, to strong andindependent.Autonomy - Provide comprehensive patient care in an independent setting. Planto be on your toes at all times. You use your mind constantly. You apply your"core" nursing skills to assess, diagnose and implement complete careplans as you look at the whole patient. There's a lot to track and manageand the joy comes in witnessing how your care impacts patients' lives.What We'll Provide:More than just pay, our DaVita Rewards package connects teammates to whatmatters most: robust health care coverage, retirement planning and savingstools, opportunities for career development, and well-being resources.Comprehensive benefits: Medical, dental, vision, 401k, paid timeoff, PTO cash out, DaVita-negotiated discounts on hundreds of items fromyour cell phone plan to movie tickets, Bright Horizons backup care, elder carePaid training: DaVita offers all new teammates a robust, paid trainingprogram to help you gain the right dialysis skills. The training is a mix ofclassroom and hands on training.Opportunity for a nursing career for a lifetime. DaVita is committed toproviding robust development and experience for nurses. Whether you chose toremain in a patient facing/caregiving role or grow (leadershipoperations, corporate functions, integrated care, clinicalresearch), we can guide you on that journey.3000+ locations across the U.S. for wherever life may take you.Some details about this position:Training may take place in a facility or a training clinic with a class of newteammates other than your assigned home clinicHours of work may vary during the training period; however, you willtypically be working between 32-40 hours per week during trainingYou must be flexible on the final home clinic placement it may be in adifferent location; there is also the potential to float to various clinicsduring and after your trainingYou must have a flexible schedule and be able to work mornings, evenings,weekends, and holidayRequirements:Current Registered Nurse (RN) license in the state of practiceMinimum of 12 months' of RN experienceCurrent driver's license, reliable transportation, and vehicle insurancein state of residenceAssociates Degree in Nursing (A.D.N) from accredited school of nursingrequired; Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.S.N); three-year diplomafrom accredited diploma program may be substituted for nursing degreeBasic computer skills and proficiency in MS Word and OutlookYou might also have (a.k.a. nice-to-haves):Previous Chronic Hemodialysis, Acute Dialysis and/or Home Hemodialysis(HHD) nursing experienceTraining/Teaching/Healthcare Education backgroundCertified Nephrology Nurse (CNN) or Certified Dialysis Nurse (CDN)Ready to make a difference in the live

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