Job Description & Requirements
Renal Dialysis - Dialysis Nurse
Health care professionals in this unit are skilled in providing intermittent hemodialysis and support services for continuous renal replacement therapy to patients of all ages, neonatal to geriatric. Intermittent hemodialysis is performed in a fast-paced nine-station unit for adult patients as well as in various ICU and IMC units throughout UWHC and Veteran’s Hospital. Pediatric patients are cared for in a child-friendly environment at AFCH Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. Major conditions treated include End Stage Renal Disease, Acute Renal Failure secondary to pre- and post-renal causes, multi-system organ failure and transplant support. Nurses work closely with multiple disciplines to plan care for patients requiring hemodialysis in the inpatient outpatient setting.