Travel Nurse Dialysis RN position in Durham, NC

LOCATION: Durham, NC
POSITION: Dialysis RN
DATE POSTED:
JOB LENGTH: 13 wks
SHIFT: Days - 10 hrs
WEEKLY HOURS: 40
SCHEDULE: Four (4) 10 hour shifts per week.
NOTE:  Inpatient Hemodialysis. Seeking RN with minimum 1 year Hemodialysis experience in a level 1 facility. Candidate must be able to administer medications, skilled in administering a multitude of blood products and drawing off labs. Strong nurse assessment skills a must. Ideal candidate with extensive experience and skilled in related area. Previous traveler experience strongly preferred

Job Description

We're looking for Dialysis RNs for an immediate travel nurse opening in Durham, NC. The right RN should have 1-2 years recent acute care experience. Read below for more requirements.

As a Dialysis Travel Nurse, you will provide care and support for patients suffering from acute and chronic renal (kidney) failure. RNs should have experience and skill assisting pre- and during dialysis procedures, following physician orders.

As a Dialysis Travel Nurse, you should be prepared to perform the following tasks:

  • Prime dialyzer and bloodlines.
  • Record patients’ medical information and vital signs.
  • Prepare dialysis equipment.
  • Oversee dialysis treatment.
  • Cannulate accesses.
  • Clean and dress permanent and temporary catheters.
  • Identify irregular dialysis reactions and notify appropriate medical team members.
  • Teach patient and significant others how to manage illness.
Dialysis Travel Nurses should be able to stand and walk for long periods of time, as well as bend, lean and stoop without difficulty. RNs should be able to easily lift 20 pounds. Moving or lifting of patients may require lifting of up to 50 pounds at times. Because of the fast-paced environment, Dialysis RNs must possess good skills for coping with stress and be able to relate to people of all ages and backgrounds.

Benefits

We offer all the benefits you need to be successful. Here are just a few of our nurses’ favorites:

  • Each of our travel nurses receives guaranteed pay, with no risk of call-offs due to low hospital census.
  • We cover the costs of all necessary licenses and credentials. When you travel with us, Your Way Is Paid.
  • We offer travel reimbursement of up to $1,000 to get you to your assignment.
  • Start earning paid sick leave from your first shift worked, and use it after 90 days of employment with us.
  • Take advantage of our Easy Stay housing program, company-provided housing that pays like a subsidy.

Our Benefits

Location Information

Durham, NC is consistently ranked as one of the top places to live. More than 6 million people visit Durham each year to enjoy a wealth of things to see and do including art, entertainment & events, golf, history, nature & science places, and sports.

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