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Medical: Renal-Diabetic (6 West)

Medical: Renal-Diabetic (6 West)

Medical: Renal-Diabetic (6 West)

For more information contact:
Becky Raben or
Tara Neth

Nurse Recruiters
(812) 485-4386 

6 West is a unit that focuses on patients with multi-system diseases as a result of Diabetes or Renal Failure.  The Acute Renal Dialysis Unit is also located within the 6 West area. 

The Acute Renal Staff provides acute dialysis for all inpatients in the tri-state area.  This unit also works closely with the Joslin Diabetes Center to meet the needs of diabetic patients. 

Patient Population:

  • Adult Diabetic/Renal Patients

Number of Beds:

  • 31 beds

Nurse/Patient Ratio:

  • Days 1:5
  • Nights 1:7

Rotation/Shifts:

  • 12 hour

Unit Orientation:

  • Individualized preceptor-model tailored to experience and knowledge needs.
  • Dedicated educator that works one-on-one to meet the new associate's needs, and monitor his/her progress.
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