Seasonal RN Dialysis
This is a 13 week contract, working full time at Northwest Medical Center located at La Cholla & Orange Grove in beautiful, sunny Tucson. The Dialysis team provides patient care at the bedside in a variety of departments.
Provides professional nursing care at the bedside to assigned patients with kidney conditions that require dialysis treatment. Reviews patient histories, administers medications, and performs dialysis treatments. Ensures dialysis machine and all products used during treatment are properly prepared and meet quality standards. Monitors the patient during dialysis, records observations in patient medical record, and reports any changes in condition to physician as needed.
Northwest Medical Center is the largest of the Northwest Healthcare Tucson hospitals and offers a full-range of healthcare services from basic outpatient procedures and tests to specialized, high-tech inpatient care.
Located in the beautiful northwest part of Tucson, our employees have easy access to the natural beauty of the surrounding area in their spare time. Our Northwest is small enough that it provides a community hospital feel and culture and large enough to provide educational opportunities and growth. As a Northwest Employee you will often receive newsletters from our Executive Officers, invitations to participate in fun onsite celebrations such as "Employee of the Month" and other engaging activities and recognition for our Healthcare Superheroes!
Position Qualifications/Minimum Requirements
Required: Associates or Diploma in nursing program
Preferred: Bachelor's degree in nursing
Clinical experience in Dialysis
Current Arizona RN license or compact state RN license
American Heart Association OR American Red Cross BLS & ACLS
Northwest Medical Center is comprised of a 300-bed hospital, three urgent care facilities, a freestanding emergency center and a large physician group, offering you a variety of settings in which to work. Every location is dedicated to providing safe, quality patient care, but more than that is the commitment to employees. It strives to provide a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all staff, whether they care for patients directly or work in a support role. With employee appreciation celebrations throughout the year, opportunities for growth and the satisfaction that you are part of a hospital leading the way with accessible, convenient healthcare in Tucson, Northwest is a great place to work. NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.