A dialysis travel nurse will take care of the patients who are undergoing treatment for peritoneal dialysis or hemodialysis. These two are the life saving procedures for people who have impaired kidney function. These nurses can also be known as nephrology nurses, because even they are responsible to care for patients suffering from kidney disorders.
Dialysis nurses have to help patients with both forms of dialysis. However, is peritoneal dialysis the nurses will have to visit the patient at home for treatment. The nurses have to understand the intricate working of dialysis, regardless of type. Some of the other responsibilities of these nurses are making sure that the patient is taking all the prescribed medications on time and working in coordination with the dialysis team.
The usual requirement for becoming a dialysis travel nurse is working with a team and acting quickly in emergency situations. Also, they need to have registration to work as a dialysis travel nurse. Ability to deal with pressure and immense patience are a must to work in their field. For traveling nurses, you will also need a visa to visit other countries as a dialysis nurse.
If you wish to apply for this post, then you will have to make a strong resume. Here is an example dialysis travel nurse resume. You can change the details if required.
To seek a position as a dialysis travel nurse where my skills, talent and past experience will be useful for the growth of the organization.
Summary of Skills:
Dialysis Travel Nurse, June 2011 - Present
Victoria Dialysis Center, Miami, FL
Dialysis Nurse, January 2009 - May 2011
Miami Dialysis Center, Miami, FL
Bachelor's of Science in Nursing and Care Management,
University of California, CA