Dialysis Patient Care Technician-PCT
Company: 001-Dialysis Clinic, Inc.-Nashville, TN- Corporate
Location: North Charleston
Posted on: May 4, 2021
The Patient Care Technician (PCT)--is part of the team providing
direct care to patients with End Stage Renal Disease.-- The PCT
supports clinical staff, start to finish, throughout the dialysis
treatment process, and--delivers prescribed dialysis treatment
according to physician orders and nursing assessment.--
- Obtains and records patient vital signs and machine readings
according to facility policies.
- Sets up and breaks down the dialysis blood system for the
- Inserts and removes access--needles in patients for--dialysis
- Monitors and assesses patients during the course of treatment,
documents changes in the patient condition, and informs charge
nurse of problems during treatment.
- Calculates patient's weight loss to reach dry weight.
- Maintains and tracks--inventory.
- Performs laboratory work.
- Determines patient care priorities and organizes work load
efficiently and effectively.
- Maintains professional working relationship, observing patient
privacy and rights. --
- High school diploma or GED required.----
- Dialysis experience preferred.
- Previous healthcare experience preferred.
- CNA, EMT, Medical Assistant, CNT, candidates with Phlebotomy
skills are desired.Certification:--The PCT--must be certified as a
hemodialysis technician by a nationally accepted certification exam
within 18 months of date of hire. ------DCI is a federal contractor
and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
Employer-Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.-- If you are
having difficulty using the online application system or would like
to request other accommodations or application methods, please
contact Doug Patterson at----or 615-327-3061. Once a request has
been made, DCI will initiate a discussion with you about your needs
and whether an accommodation can be provided. DCI is committed to
providing such accommodations where possible.--For more information
about equal opportunity please see:----;;; and.
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