001-Dialysis Clinic, Inc.-Nashville, TN- Corporate Office

  • Dialysis Patient Care Technician-PCT

    Job Location US-MO-Kansas City (Swope Pkwy)
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(3/27/2018 10:55 AM)
    ID
    2018-7736
    # of Openings
    1
    Address
    2715 Swope Parkway
    Category
    Patient Care
  • Overview

    Are you currently in the restaurant or service industry but interested in a stable career in healthcare? If so, Dialysis Clinic, Inc. is interested in meeting you. Some of our most talented Patient Care Technicians have successful track records of delivering high quality customer service in their previous roles. If you’re interested in developing these skills into providing exceptional patient care, join us.

     

    Our mission is “the care of the patient is our reason for existence.” What’s yours?

     

    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

    The following is a summary of what makes our team successful.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    • Obtains and records patient vital signs and machine readings according to facility policies.
    • Sets up and tears 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.  

    Qualifications

    Education and Experience:

    • High school diploma or GED equivalent.
    • Experience in the service industry strongly preferred.
    • Previous healthcare experience a plus.
    • CNA, EMT, Medical Asst., CNT, with Phlebotomy skills a plus.

    Certification:

     

    The PCT must be certified as a hemodialysis technician by a nationally accepted certification exam within 18 months of date of hire (DCI prefers within 12 months of hire and will help you obtain this certification).  

     

     

    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@dciinc.org 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: 

     

    https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf;

    https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf;

    https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf; and

    https://www.nlrb.gov/sites/default/files/attachments/basic-page/node-3788/employeerightsposter-8-5x11.pdf.

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