PRN Registered Nurse – Bullhead City, AZ

Arizona Kidney Disease and Hypertension Center - Bullhead City, AZ (30+ days ago)3.5


Arizona Kidney Disease and Hypertension Center (AKDHC)is one of the nation's largest groups of physicians specializing in the care of patients with renal disease. Since 1976, we have enjoyed the trust of patients and the respect of the community throughout the Phoenix Metropolitan area and across Arizona. We are a professional medical association consisting of physicians and other vital support staff. We are seeking a PRN Registered Nurse to join our team. To learn more about us, please visit our website: www.akdhc.com.

PRN Registered Nurse – Bullhead City, AZ Office – AKDHC

Utilizing your compassionate nature, you will provide pre-operative, intra-operative and post-operative care to patients per physician’s orders and assist during interventional and surgical operating room procedures.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare patient for medical procedure according to established guidelines.
  • Ensure documented informed consent has been received from patient prior to administering sedation.
  • Administer medication as needed.
  • Administer IV therapy and other therapeutic and diagnostic measures.
  • Facilitate patient transfer to EMS and hospital facility.
  • Expedite timely and smooth flow of patients through the Access Center.
  • Complete patient assessments for potential problems with patency and other indicators of dialysis access.
  • Maintain accurate and complete medical records.
  • Provide patient education and instructions on home care and clarify patient understands.
  • Use equipment standard to the profession, such as cardiac monitors, oxygen administration systems and stethoscopes.
  • Perform crash cart maintenance and defibrillator checks.
  • Enter pertinent information in computer system designed for statistical analysis, research and patient follow-up.
  • Maintain Infection log book.
  • Assist with maintaining adequate supply and medication inventory.
  • Comply with current OSHA guidelines.
  • Maintain patients right to privacy.
  • Participate in the Quality Assurance (QA) program.

Qualifications:

  • Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from 2 year College or technical school.
  • 2 years acute or critical care experience is preferred in addition to experience with Conscious Sedation.
  • Current Arizona Registered Nurse License, current certification in Basic Life Support and current ACLS certification.

Benefits:

We value our employees’ time and efforts. Our commitment to your success is enhanced by our competitive compensation and extensive benefits package including paid time off, medical, dental and vision benefits and future growth opportunities within the company. Plus, we work to maintain the best possible environment for our employees, where people can learn and grow with the company. We strive to provide a collaborative, creative environment where each person feels encouraged to contribute to our processes, decisions, planning and culture.

To Apply:

Candidates seeking a challenging new opportunity, please submit your resume and salary requirements.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Type: Full-time