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Beaumont Health System Clin Nurse PRN Dept in Royal Oak, Michigan

div divbspanGENERAL SUMMARY:/span/bspanThe clinical nurse, under the ANA scope of practice utilizes the framework of the nursing process to provide professional nursing care by incorporating patient-family centered care principles. The Clinical Nurse provides quality patient care under the direction of the Nurse Leader according to Beaumont policies and procedures.span /span/spanspanspanUNIT SUMMARY:/span/spanspanspanspanThe hemodialysis unit is an acute care dialysis unit which has12 bays capable of dialyzing 12 patients per shift.span /spanThe hospital has 5 ICU's, 5 progressive care units and A Level One Trauma Designated Emergency Center that dialysis is done at the bedside.span /spanThe units' primary function is to provide dialysis treatments to our many nephrology patients. This busy unit performs approximately 9780 dialysis treatments a year.span /spanThe hemodialysis nurses are also trained to give Apheresis treatments.span /span/span/span/spanbspanESSENTIAL DUTIES:span /spanspan /span/span/bspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanApplies the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, evaluation and discharge needs of patient/family/significant other./spanspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanApplies the Core Concepts of Patient- and Family-Centered Care (PFCC) in practice, and uses this knowledge to personalize care for each patient/family./spanspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanRecognizes the impact of nursing care and patient/family partnerships on patient outcomes./spanspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanPartners with and utilizes patient/family input and goals in planning plan of care./spanspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanProvides quality care that meets or exceeds the expectations of value (core measures, quality matrix, patient experience, fiscally responsible)./spanspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanProvides assistance to individuals in a manner that takes into account their special needs, age-related and cultural-related needs./spanspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanRecognizes the roles of the interdisciplinary team, patient and family care partners and utilizes them appropriately as resources in planning patient care./spanspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanDelegates appropriate tasks. /spanspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanDemonstrates knowledge of and competently performs technical procedures and uses equipment properly./spanspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanDocuments in the patient record in a timely, accurate and concise manner.span /spanDevelops teaching strategies for patient/family; documents education and learning appropriately in health record. /spanspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanDemonstrates leadership in the professional practice setting and is responsible for continuing personal education, mentoring peers and educating patients and families. .span /span/spanspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanStays up to date with current health system initiatives and incorpo