We are seeking a Registered Nurse to provide inpatient dialysis in contracted health care organizations and to work in UW Healths outpatient setting.Bring your readiness to learn about kidney failure and hemodialysis as a valued member of our teamEnjoy a dynamic environment where no two days are alikeBe invigorated by the impact you make in a short amount of time for patients and familiesCollaborate closely with an interdisciplinary team including physicians, dietitians, social workers, case managers and techniciansTeach patients about kidney disease and dialysis treatment optionsParticipate in process improvement and quality initiativesBe part of an organization that always strives to do the best for its patientsWork in a position that offers autonomy and growthEducation:
Minimum Graduate of a baccalaureate, associate or diploma nursing school
Preferred - Baccalaureate degree in nursing from an accredited college or universityWork Experience: Minimum - One (1) year of relevant clinical experience Preferred - Hemodialysis, ICU or Med/Surg experience Licenses and Certifications: Registration as a professional nurse in the State of Wisconsin; CPR certification; Valid Wisconsin drivers license and current car insurance Preferred - Nephrology Nurse Certification (CNN); Dialysis Nurse Certification (CDN); ACLS Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities: Knowledge regarding quality improvement and standards of care within practice area Experience in teaching patients and families Excellent communication skills including ability to delegate to others, provide constructive feedback and resolve conflicts Physical Requirements: Medium: Ability to lift up to 50 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying objects weighing up to 25 pounds Other Physical Requirements or Bona Fide Occupational Qualifications Must be able to travel in a vehicle to each hospital Frequent handling of needles and other small medical device components requiring the use of fine motor skills to perform essential job functions. Must be able to tolerate full PPE requirements from long periods of time including mask, goggles or shield, impermeable jacket and gloves. Must be able to frequently bend, kneel and twist Work Schedule: 80%FTE, 32 hours. Monday - Friday between the hours of 0800-1630. No holidays. On-call 4-5 evenings per month. Rotating weekends. Hours may vary based on the operational needs of the department. On Call Requirement
Ability to be on call as required and respond according to policy. Call response time of 60 minutes.and considered one of the nation's leading hospitals, teaching institutions and referral centers. UW Health values and embraces diversity and is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.