• Fresenius Kidney Care
  • St. Louis, MO, USA
  • Nov 09, 2018
Full time Nurse

Job Description

Registered Nurse:

Directs Patient Care Technician’s as part of the hemodialysis health care team in providing safe and effective dialysis therapy for patients in accordance with FMCNA policies, procedures, and training and in compliance with regulations set forth by the corporation, state, and federal agencies.  Delegates tasks to all direct patient care staff including but not limited to LVN/LPNs, Patient Care Technicians, and Dialysis Assistants.  Ensures adequate staffing through daily management of staff scheduling when appropriate.  Assesses daily patient care needs and develops appropriate patient care assignments. Routinely monitors patient care staff for appropriate techniques and adherence to facility policy and procedures.  Supports the FMCNA commitment to the Quality Enhancement Program (QEP) and CQI Activities, including those related to patient satisfaction and actively participates in process improvement activities that enhance the likelihood that patients will achieve the FMC Quality Enhancement Goals (QEP).

Minimum experience or requirements: 

Associate Degree