A new and exciting opportunity has recently become available for a Dialysis Nurse Manager at a 300-bed community teaching hospital in Western Massachusetts.
The Dialysis Nurse Manager will join a hospital that has been recognized by HealthGrades as one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals as recently as 2016. HealthGrades also has ranked the hospital in the Top 5% in the Nation for excellence in Patient Safety. The Leapfrog Group has also recognized this hospital as one of the safest in the nation. It has given the hospital Straight “A” grades since the inception of Leapfrog’s patient safety program, one of only 42 hospitals in the nation to achieve this honor. A full spectrum of medical specialties including emergency medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, orthopedic surgery, neurology and neurosurgery, radiation oncology, pediatric medicine and more are offered to the community the hospital serves
The Dialysis Nurse Manager will head a department that was awarded the 5-Diamond Designation by the End-Stage Renal Disease Network of New England. Management of all areas of kidney disease, hypertension, and all modes of dialysis are offered. Inpatient and outpatient services are offered and the applicant should bring experience in both environments. 15 FTE’s will report to the Dialysis Nurse Manager and they will be supported by two other managers. The Nurse Manager maintains positive working relationships with management and staff and contributes to continuous education. The hospital is seeking a strong Critical Care Nurse leader to help provide guidance for the department and enhance the overall operations.
The Dialysis Nurse Manager will join a tight-knit community with access to top-notch public and private schools. There is an abundance of outdoor activities available including hiking, skiing, and kayaking as well as a thriving art and cultural scene. There are a number of available living arrangements from urban-style rentals to custom-built single-families.
The Dialysis Nurse Manager will be offered a competitive compensation package including a generous base salary and a full suite of benefits.