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Dialysis Management Clinics

Hemodialysis Registered Nurse - Markham, Pickering or Peterborough locations

Canada-Ontario-ALL

Markham, Pickering and Peter1489390

Company Information

Since 1982 DMC has provided hemodialysis treatments in a family and patient centered environment for those suffering from chronic kidney disease. As a publically funded health care service, DMC provides care at no cost to the patient at each of its Markham, Pickering and Peterborough clinics. Our team currently supports over 110 hemodialysis patients referred through multiple different hospital renal programs. We endeavour to continue to serve patients and their families in these communities while exploring new opportunities and innovations to aid and support those suffering from chronic kidney failure.

Staff at DMC delivers care in a welcoming and fun environment that fosters independent practitioners and empowers staff to utilize their highly specialized skills to enhance the lives of our patients. Each staff member is provided with flexibility in their work schedule and autonomy in their practice as well as encouraged to certify in their specific areas of expertise. We are proud at DMC that our staff retention has continued to average over 10 years. 

For more information see our website or watch the following video: https://vimeo.com/101403888


Job Description

Dialysis Management Clinics (DMC) operates three small nurse led clinics that focus on chronic disease management for patients with end stage renal failure. We are currently looking for registered nurses interested in working at their full scope of practice as community hemodialysis nurses. DMC employs both primary and associate nurses at its three locations (Markham, Pickering and Peterborough). Given that the need and availability of RN positions at DMC fluctuate, we encourage all interested applicants to submit resumes for either or both associate and primary registered nurses positions. All applicant resumes are kept on file and contacted when positions become available.

As of Jan-Feb 2017, there is a need for primary nurses at our Pickering and Markham location as well as associate nurses at our Peterborough location. 

Primary nurses are defined as RNs working 6 – 12 shifts per month. The number of shifts per month are determined based on need and candidate availability/interest.

Associate nurses are defined as RNs working 1 – 5 shifts per month. The number of shifts per month are determined based on need and candidate availability/interest.

All RN shifts at DMC are between 10.5 to 11.5 hours in length. Hours of operations are typically 7:00am to 5:00pm Monday to Saturday. In Pickering Tuesdays and Thursdays operate from 11:00am to 10:00pm.

Please send resumes to: info@dialysismanagementclinics.ca

Qualifications:

 The qualifications of the Registered Nurse are the following: 


  • Current certificate of registration from the College of Nurses of Ontario 

  • Current certification in Basic Cardiopulmonary Life Support (BCLS) 

  • Participate in continuing education programs related to trends and issues in Nephrology nursing. 

  • Experience in CKD or ESKD care preferred. If not, registration in Nephrology course required.
  • BScN is preferred. 

  • CNeph(c) is preferred. 


 

Experience, Skills and Abilities:

1)     Two years recent hemodialysis experience including off unit dialysis treatment in the ICU setting is an asset.

2)     Must be comfortable with using computers and concepts regarding electronic records.

3)     Must have excellent communication, organizational skills and be self directed.

4)     Must be comfortable working without physicians on site.

5)     The ability to identify apparent and potential medical and technical complications of dialysis and be able to proactively respond appropriately is an asset.

6)     Ability to be self-directed in their research and accessing of best practice guidelines.

7)     The awareness of and ability to maintain appropriate patient confidentiality



Contact Information

Dialysis Management ClinicsEthan HoltzerDirector of Operations and Qualityinfo@dialysismanagementclinics.ca9054708086http://dialysismanagementclinics.ca/
Posting Date: 29-Dec-2016Medical/Healthcare Permanent, Part-Time Open 5 ASAP
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