Satellite Healthcare is a successful, nonprofit organization that has improved the lives of people living with kidney disease since 1973. We earn our national reputation for excellent patient care each day by offering a complete range of dialysis therapy choices, personalized clinical services, and unparalleled wellness education. Satellite Healthcare provides expert, personalized kidney care at over 90 centers across the U.S. as well as at acute dialysis locations in California and Texas. If you are interested in joining an industry leader in an environment that encourages new ideas, fosters collaboration and promotes clinical excellence, please consider the following opportunity:
CLINICAL NURSE (RN)
The Clinical Nurse acts as a patient teacher and advocate, assisting the patient in seeking information, assuring the patient has the opportunity for informed consent for treatment decisions, and promotes the maximum level of patient-desired independence. The Clinical Nurse actively participates in professional role development activities, including continuing education, quality assessment and improvement, and the review and clinical application of research findings. Responsibilities include observing and recording patient’s responses to renal failure and its treatments, and performing thorough patient assessments as evidenced by documentation and feedback to the Charge Nurse.
- Requires graduation from an accredited nursing school or equivalent (BSN preferred), one year of general nursing experience, current state RN licensure and current CPR certification.
- Must have demonstrated clinical expertise in kidney disease care and knowledge of all aspects of care for adult kidney patients and their families.
- Good computer skills and the ability to communicate effectively in English are necessary.
We offer employees a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package in an environment that continually strives to improve technical competence through our in-house training program. If you want to make a positive difference in the life of dialysis patients, join Satellite Healthcare today. To apply, please visit the careers page on our website at www.satellitehealth.com/careers, Job# 15-0901. EOE