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    The VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System is seeking a Registered Nurse to be a member of the Nephrology Hemodialysis Team

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    Responsibilities

    The Registered Nurse on the Hemodialysis Unit serves outpatient and inpatient dialysis needs, and specializes in the delivery of comprehensive care for patients requiring acute and chronic dialysis. The scope of care provided by nursing personnel in the dialysis area includes providing:

    • Prior Dialysis experience preferred
    • Pre-dialysis education
    • In Center hemodialysis
    • Acute hemodialysis
    • Home training (peritoneal dialysis)
    • Home patient back-up dialysis care (all home hemodialysis and peritoneal patients.)
    The dialysis unit utilizes a team approach, with primary patient care assignments, to incorporate the standards of care for the ESRD patient. Care within this unit focuses on the patient being involved with his own care. The family or significant other is also involved in the care, support and education when necessary.The Registered is assigned on call duties to cover acute and chronic dialysis and home patient needs after hours and on Sunday.

    Work Schedule: Monday-Friday. May be required to work weekends and evenings. (Flexible schedule)
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

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  • Job family (Series)

    0610 Nurse

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/528721200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.