RN Dialysis Staff Nurse - Outpatient Dialysis (Chromalloy) | Washington University in St. Louis Job at Washington University in St. Louis, Saint Louis, MO

  • Washington University in St. Louis
  • Saint Louis, MO

Job Description

Scheduled Hours


Position Summary

Join our bustling Hemodialysis Clinic in the heart of CWE and Forest Park, with easy access to MetroLink and Hwy 40. As a Dialysis RN, you'll collaborate with a team of skilled professionals to provide exceptional care to our adult patients. Shifts range from 5:15AM to 4:30PM, with each RN working alongside two techs in one of our four pods, comprising 32 stations across two shifts.

We're seeking an outgoing, adaptable, and communicative individual with a passion for helping others. You'll work closely with physicians, apply critical thinking skills, and navigate challenges with grace and efficiency. If you're a compassionate RN with a drive to make a difference in patients' lives, we invite you to join our dynamic team and contribute to our thriving clinic's continued success.

Job Description

Primary Duties & Responsibilities

  • Supervises delivery of patient care by technician staff and performs initiation, monitoring, and termination of treatment as needed.
  • Completes patient assessment, observes, monitors, and responds appropriately to changes in patient condition, administers dialysis medications and receives report from staff members on patients under their care; completes all required documentation, including primary nurse responsibilities.
  • Reviews patient data and communicates accurate and pertinent information to the charge nurse or physician, charting entries appropriately.
  • Performs work according to nursing and facility standards inclusive of safety protocols, following state and facility guidelines.
  • Performs, verifies, and documents water system safely checks per unit policy; any findings outside the normal range must be reported to the Chief Maintenance Technician.
  • Responds to patient and staff concerns in a timely and appropriate manner; pertinent information is reported to charge nurse or nurse administrator, whiling maintaining confidentiality per HIPAA guidelines.
  • Educates new and existing patients and their families on the policies and procedures of the clinic, proper fluid control and treatment adherence.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Dialysis experience.
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills.
  • Ability to handle multiple patient issues at one time.
  • Independent decision making and the ability to solve problems.
  • Ability to work in a team setting.
  • Working knowledge of computers.

Required Qualifications

  • Graduate of an accredited nursing program with 1 year of nursing experience.
  • REQUIRED LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION/REGISTRATION:  Current Illinois and/or Missouri RN licensure as applicable by state of work location, in accordance with Compact Act; Basic Life Support certification (Online BLS certifications, those without a skills assessment component, are not sufficient to meet the BLS requirements).



Salary Range

$28.65 - $49.82 / Hourly

The salary range reflects base salaries paid for positions in a given job grade across the University. Individual rates within the range will be determined by factors including one's qualifications and performance, equity with others in the department, market rates for positions within the same grade and department budget.


For frequently asked questions about the application process, please refer to our External Applicant FAQ .


If you are unable to use our online application system and would like an accommodation, please email   CandidateQuestions@wustl.edu   or call the dedicated accommodation inquiry number at 314-935-1149 and leave a voicemail with the nature of your request.

Pre-Employment Screening

All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. The screenings will include criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, an employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening.

Benefits Statement


  • Up to 22 days of vacation, 10 recognized holidays, and sick time.

  • Competitive health insurance packages with priority appointments and lower copays/coinsurance.

  • Want to Live Near Your Work and/or improve your commute? Take advantage of our free Metro transit U-Pass for eligible employees. We also offer a forgivable home loan of up to $12,500 for closing costs and a down payment for homes in eligible neighborhoods.

  • WashU provides eligible employees with a defined contribution (403(b)) Retirement Savings Plan, which combines employee contributions and university contributions starting at 7%.


  • Wellness challenges, annual health screenings, mental health resources, mindfulness programs and courses, employee assistance program (EAP), financial resources, access to dietitians, and more!


  • We offer 4 weeks of caregiver leave to bond with your new child. Family care resources are also available for your continued childcare needs. Need adult care? Weâ™ve got you covered.

  • WashU covers the cost of tuition for you and your family, including dependent undergraduate-level college tuition up to 100% at WashU and 40% elsewhere after seven years with us.

For policies, detailed benefits, and eligibility, please visit:

EEO/AA Statement

Washington University in St. Louis is committed to the principles and practices of equal employment opportunity and especially encourages applications by those from underrepresented groups. It is the Universityâ™s policy to provide equal opportunity and access to persons in all job titles without regard to race, ethnicity, color, national origin, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information.

Diversity Statement

Washington University is dedicated to building a diverse community of individuals who are committed to contributing to an inclusive environment â“ fostering respect for all and welcoming individuals from diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives. Individuals with a commitment to these values are encouraged to apply.

About Washington University in St. Louis

Washington University in St. Louis, a medium-sized, independent university, is dedicated to challenging its faculty and students alike to seek new knowledge and greater understanding of an ever-changing, multicultural world. The University offers more than 90 programs and almost 1,500 courses leading to bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in a broad spectrum of traditional and interdisciplinary fields, with additional opportunities for minor concentrations and individualized programs. The faculty is composed of scholars, scientists, artists and members of the learned professions. They serve society by teaching; by adding to the store of human art, creativity, understanding, and wisdom; and by providing direct services, such as health care.

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Job Tags

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