Harris Health is looking for an experienced Dialysis RN to join our team
We offer up to $10k for Student Loan Repayment!
About the Position
The Nephrology Registered Nurse works at our Dialysis Center to prevent disease and assess the health needs of our patients affected with acute or chronic kidney disease. You will serve as an integral part of our multidisciplinary team to care for patients with complex needs related to their kidneys and dialysis. When a patient arrives, you will need to assess the patient's vital signs, vascular access, and lab findings as well as verify the patient is taking their prescribed medications. The Nephrology Nurse also will assess, prepare, and cannulate the patient's vascular access via needle insertion or grafts. During the treatment, you will oversee the process and monitor the patient's reactions to the treatment. The Dialysis RN also oversees the preparation and maintenance of the dialysis delivery system, dialysate bath, dialyzer, and other needed equipment.
About Harris Health Systems
Harris Health is a nationally recognized health system comprising three teaching hospitals and an extensive network of ambulatory care centers serving the people of Harris County, Texas, since 1966. Staffed by the faculty, fellows and residents from two nationally ranked medical schools, Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), Harris Health is the first healthcare system in Houston to receive the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) designation for its network of patient-centered medical homes, and both LBJ and Ben Taub Hospitals earned the ANCC Magnet Designation in 2020.
Each year, Harris Health provides more than 1.8 million total outpatient visits through its more than 40 ambulatory care facilities. Additionally, Harris Health sees more than 177,000 emergency visits at its Level 1 and Level 3 trauma centers and 35,000 hospital admissions through its three hospitals: Ben Taub, LBJ and Quentin Mease.
Harris Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer that welcomes and encourages diversity in the workplace.
Our short application process takes less than 3 minutes on your phone, tablet or computer.