The average hourly pay for a Head Nurse, Dialysis Unit is $33.76.
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Job Description for Head Nurse, Dialysis Unit
The head nurse of a dialysis unit is responsible for overseeing patients and other nursing staff within their unit over the course of their shift. Nurses in the unit report to the head nurse and consult them if there is a problem or general guidance is needed. Tasks performed by the head nurse include carrying out doctors' orders in terms of patient care, evaluating patients' needs and responses to treatments, discussing treatment options with patients and conducting other duties related to pati…Read more
Head Nurse, Dialysis Unit Tasks
- Manage and coordinate dialysis technicians and the nursing team.
- Provide care and treatments for patients.
- Discussion treatment and options with patients.
- Evaluate patient responses to treatments.
- Evaluate patient needs and create daily care plans and assignments.
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Skills in People Management, Leadership, Acute Care and Electronic Medical Records (EMR) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Dialysis.
Pay by Experience Level for Head Nurse, Dialysis Unit
An early career Head Nurse, Dialysis Unit with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $30.30 based on 24 salaries. A mid-career Head Nurse, Dialysis Unit with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $32.99 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Head Nurse, Dialysis Unit with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $38.21 based on 27 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $39.
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