Henrico Doctors’ Hospital is a 340-bed community hospital offering a full range of healthcare services. We specialize in heart and stroke care, women's health, orthopedics and groundbreaking diagnostic imaging. We're also a national trendsetter in kidney transplants through the Virginia Transplant Center and as part of the Virginia Institute of Robotic Surgery, we lead the state in minimally-invasive procedures with da Vinci robotic-assisted surgeries.Medical Step Down Unit -Renal Care Unit- RNDUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:• Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs. • Carries out physician orders.• Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, and monitors vital signs.• Provides respiratory and ventilator management and monitoring for patients.• Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.• Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. • Instructs and educates patients and families.More about the Renal Care Unit:• The Renal Care unit is a twelve bed critical care step-down unit. • Primary patient population consists of acute and chronic renal failure patients, new dialysis patients, and kidney transplant patients experiencing illness. • We also care for medical patients with illnesses such as CHF and Pneumonia. All patients are on telemetry and monitored by the RN. • Team-work and a positive attitude are attributes you will need to be successful on the Renal Care Unit. • Family environment • We welcome new RN graduates with strong critical thinking skills and an aptitude for learning.• Day and Night Shifts available.
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