Dialysis Patient Care Technician-PCT
Company: Dialysis Clinic, Inc.
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Overview 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.This position is full-time, 4 days/week.
Responsibilities Obtains and records patient vital signs and
machine readings according to facility policies.Sets up and breaks
down the dialysis blood system for the treatment process.Inserts
and removes access-- -needles in patients for-- -dialysis
treatment.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. -- - Job Requirements: 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-- -Accommodations@-- -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:--
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