000723

 

Job Title: Dialysis Nrsg Unit Supr
Job Code: 000723

JOB SUMMARY

Supervise the operations of the Dialysis Unit, including patient care, and perform general administrative duties

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

Supervise, assign, schedule and evaluate work on nurses and technicians.

Develop, implement and update departmental policies and procedures.

Develop protocols for nursing care of dialysis, continuous arteriovenous hemofiltration (CAVH), and plasmapheresis patients.

Supervise and participate in patient care and education activities.

Implement and participate in quality assurance programs, including equipment, education, nursing staff and management meetings.

Participate in hospital rounds and ensure that all medical records are available.

Ensure staff compliance with infection control and operational safety standards.

May schedule hospital admissions, coordinate follow-up care for patients and assist with outpatient clinic activities.

May participate in research projects.

Perform related administrative duties.

KNOWLEDGE, TRAINING & SKILLS

Bachelor's degree in Nursing,  Registered Nurse in the State of Kentucky

EXPERIENCE

Five years of Nursing experience, including ICU and Dialysis experience. Additional experience may be used on a one-to-one basis to offset the educational requirements.