Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System Registered Nurse-Nephrology (Our Lady of the Lake) in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

The Nephrology nurse will provide care for patients suffering from abnormal kidney function because of chronic or acute kidney disease.

Position Highlights:

· Recognized Leader: Our Lady of the Lake was named Hospital of the Year by the Louisiana State Nurses Association in 2016 for the 7thtime!

· Career Growth: We have a central focus on promoting from within and offering a career ladder

· Stability: For 90 years Our Lady of the Lake has been dedicated to making Baton Rouge a healthier city.

This unit is specifically designed, equipped, and staffed to meet the needs of patients with, anticipating, or recovering from:

  • Renal Failure

  • Other Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections and/or Disorders

  • Septicemia

  • Heart Failure

  • Nutritional and Metabolic Disorders

  • Circulatory System Disorders

  • Gastrointestinal and Digestive Disorders

  • Shunt Revisions

  • Diabetes Mellitus

  • Sickle Cell Anemia

  • Pneumonia

  • Infectious Diseases

  • Other medical surgical conditions requiring acute care as determined by patient needs

Delivers high quality patient-focused health care services that meet the assessed and individually planned needs and desires of all patients on the assigned nursing unit.

JOB SPECIFICATIONS

Minimum Education Diploma, Associate's or Bachelor's Degree from an accredited RN program

Required Certification/Registration Current unrestricted Louisiana RN license and BLS certification

Keyword: RN Sign-On Bonus Eligible