Davita Waukesha, WI, USA
Mar 23, 2017
**As a Dialysis Nurse in****training, you will improve the lives, form lasting relationships, and have fun****at work.**As part of ourprofessional team of clinicians, you will ensure the compassionate,professional delivery of all dialysis-related nursing services in an outpatientsetting. As a nurse at DaVita you will constantly be working in a fast-paced,constantly evolving environment with new challenges to trouble-shoot andovercome. Make the most of your nursing skills to provide the highest level ofcare to our patients and ensure their safety, comfort, and wellbeing.Our STAR Program is a 9-10 week paid trainingperiod in which you will gain the dialysis skills needed for a career atDaVita.**What can you expect****working as a Registered Nurse at DaVita?****_Patients - Help patients_****_improve their quality of life by delivering outstanding clinical outcomes._**Success at a DaVitadialysis facility is measured by how well patients respond to their dialysistreatments. As an RN you work with ateam to ensure that each patient receives the best care possible, and inturn lives a healthier life outside of the clinic.**_Relationships - Build_****_long-term bonds with your patients and their families._**As a dialysis nurse yousee your patients three to four times each week for a few hours at a time,while they receive their treatments. The dialysis lifestyle can be very tryingfor our patients. By forming relationships with them, our nurses understandeach patient's unique needs and help ease some of their burden.**_Team - Your team_****_supports one another and creates a fun work environment._**Give me a T, give me anE, finish it up with an A and an M - what's that spell? TEAM! We haveseven Core Values that we live and work by and Team is one of them. Wework hard - sometimes under pressure - but we work together with the commongoal of delivering the best patient care and supporting each other in theprocess.+ _We definitely work as a Team. It can be stressful at_ _times and having a good Team means that we all help each other out despite_ _our job title. I've worked in other clinics and there is nothing like what_ _we have here. - Elizabeth B._Some details about thisposition:+ You will be trained for 9-10 weeks with a class of newteammates at a training clinic or facility+ Hours of work may vary during the training period;however, you will typically be working between 32-40 hours per week duringtraining+ Your training will include acombination of classroom and hands-on learning+ At the end of your training, our intent is tofind you a position within The Waukesha area/unit.+ This position may require that you will be willing tofloat to various clinics during and after your training+ You must have a flexible schedule and able to workmornings, evenings, weekends, and holidays**A Shining Star RN should****have:**+ Current RN license in the stateof practice+ Current CPR certificationrequired+ ICU, CCU, ER, or MedSurg experience is an excellent match, we are looking for the right person for the right job.+ We do train those without dialysis. If you do have dialysis a CNN or CDN is good to have.+ A.D.N from accredited school ofnursing required; B.S.N preferred; three-year diploma from accrediteddiploma program may be substituted for nursing degree+ Completed training programapproved by the medical director and the governing body as required by CMSguidelines prior to operating the water treatment system+ Experience assessing, troubleshooting and making sound recommendations in stressful situations+ Flexibility like a gymnast -okay, not literally. What we mean is someone who thrives in an environmentthat is constantly changing and will face new challengeshead-on.+ Excellent communication skillsto listen and communicate with patients and teammates+ The ultimate multi-tasker, whohas great time management skills and can prioritize their responsibilities**Are you ready to make a****difference in the lives of your patients and enjoy the support of a stellar****team? If so, we'd like to speak with you.**Follow us on Facebook and LinkedInDaVita is proud to be anEEO/AA employer M/F/D/V.We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abusetesting and background verification checks.DaVita is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. As such, DaVita makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualifications and experience, and without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.