MelbourneFLRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Melbourne jobs

Dialysis Patient Care Technician - PCT Part Time

Company: Employer
Location: Melbourne
Posted on: April 3, 2021

Job Description:

The Patient Care Technician, under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse, assists with providing care and delegated activities of treatment to patients with renal failure. This position performs duties as assigned by the Charge Nurse and Registered Nurse. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties and tasks may be assigned. Obtain blood samples for laboratory analysis as required to complete physician orders. Perform duties at all times under the supervision of a Charge Nurse and within limitations established by and in accordance with company policy and procedures, applicable state and federal laws and regulations. Use appropriate safety measures including personal protective equipment as necessary. Clean, disinfect, and rinse dialysis machines in accordance with policy and procedures. Prepare machines for hemodialysis treatments. Obtain pre and post treatment weights of patients per protocols. Safely initiate and terminate dialysis treatments per center protocol, and within scope of practice and as allowed by state regulations. Monitor patients during dialysis treatments. Mix acids and bicarbonate according to protocol. Complete water testing on dialysis machine at the beginning of each treatment day and as directed by the Administrator. Complete/document quality control logs throughout the day and after all treatments, as required. Participate in staff meetings as required. Attend in-service and continuing education offerings in compliance with company policy and procedure. QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.Requirements include: High school graduate or equivalent. CPR certification required within 90 days of hire or as required by the state. Confirmation of ability to distinguish all primary colors. Prefer a minimum of 3 months in dialysis healthcare or phlebotomy experience or CNA experience. Must be certified under a State certification program or a national commercially available certification program as follows (see addendum for Patient Care Technician)- Certification must be obtained within 18 months of hire date as Patient Care Technician. Time employed as a Patient Care Technician prior to employment with USRC will count towards the 18-month deadline for certification, unless a gap in employment as a Patient Care Technician is more than 18 months. Certification must be maintained as current and in good standing.Successful completion of USRC training program approved by the Medical Director, including demonstrated competency, within 8 weeks of hire. Successful completion of USRC training course in the theory and practice of hemodialysis within 8 weeks of hire. ADDENDUMPATIENT CARE TECHNICIANSTATE SPECIFIC BOARD OF NURSING REQUIREMENTS California Must possess current Certified Hemodialysis Technician (CHT) certificate from California Department of Public Health (CDPH) at time of hire OR Hired at USRC location recognized by state of California as an approved dialysis technician training program and obtain California state certification (CHT) within six (6) weeks of successful completion of training program. Maryland Must possess current Certified Nursing Assistants - Dialysis Technicians (CNA-DT) certificate from Maryland Board of Nursing OR Hired at USRC location recognized by state of Maryland as an approved dialysis technician training program and obtain Maryland CNA-DT certificate within three (3) months from date of hire OR Out-of-state applicant must have active BONENT certification and provide proof of initial application for CNA-DT certification. New Mexico Must have New Mexico dialysis technician certificate at time of hire OR Hired at USRC location recognized by state of New Mexico as an approved dialysis technician training program and obtain New Mexico state certification within six (6) months of successful completion of training program OR New Mexico certification of hemodialysis technician is required for out of state applicant with active state or national hemodialysis certification; must obtain New Mexico state certification prior to working as a Certified Hemodialysis Technician. National hemodialysis certification is not required in New Mexico.Hemodialysis technician students must have a current basic life support credential prior to and while the student has contact with patients.Ohio Must have Ohio dialysis technician intern certificate at time of hire OR Hired at USRC location recognized by state of Ohio as an approved dialysis technician training program and submit application for Ohio dialysis technician intern certificate to board no later than four (4) weeks prior to completion of the approved training program. Must obtain Ohio Board of Nursing Certificate (OCDT) not less than twelve (12) months and not later than eighteen (18) months of enrolling in the USRC OCDT program. Oregon Must possess current Certified Hemodialysis Technician (CHDT) certificate from Oregon Public Health Division at time of hire OR Must obtain Oregon dialysis technician provisional certificate within three (3) weeks of successful completion of training program and obtain Certified Hemodialysis Technician (CHDT) certificate from Oregon Public Health Division within eighteen (18) months. An Oregon Provisional Certification is valid for six months and can be renewed for one additional six month period. U.S. Renal Care is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veteran. Additional Information
Salary: $map.get("vacancy_salary-text"). Date posted: 03/28/2021

Keywords: Employer, Melbourne , Dialysis Patient Care Technician - PCT Part Time, Healthcare , Melbourne, Florida

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Neurologist Job in Sanford, FL
Description: Neurology opening in Sanford, Florida. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com DirectShifts is seeking a Neurologist to work in Sanford, FL. This is a Full
Company: DirectShifts
Location: Sanford
Posted on: 04/14/2021

Neurology position in FL
Description: Neurology opening in Titusville, Florida. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com
Company: Archway Physician Recruitment
Location: Titusville
Posted on: 04/14/2021

Registered Nurse (RN) - Adult & Pediatric Home Care
Description: 2500 Hiring Bonus for Weekends / NightsKeeping people safe at home and out of the hospital is more important than ever. BAYADA registered nurses RNs are Heroes on the Home Front, delivering the highest-quality (more...)
Company: BAYADA HOME HEALTH CARE
Location: Titusville
Posted on: 04/14/2021


Anesthesiologist in Titusville, Florida
Description: Anesthesiology opening in Titusville, Florida. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com Provide compassionate patient care as a full-time anesthesiologist working on our congenial anesthesiology (more...)
Company: TeamHealth
Location: Titusville
Posted on: 04/14/2021

Cath Lab Technologist - (Cath Lab Tech)
Description: Ventriculograpy opening in Sanford, Florida. This and other cardiac interventional technologist/cath lab jobs brought to you by AlliedHealthJobCafe.com Job Description Requirements br Cath Lab Technologist (more...)
Company: Club Staffing
Location: Sanford
Posted on: 04/14/2021

Registered Nurse ICU Critical Care
Description: Description br br SHIFT: Days rotating weekends br SCHEDULE: Full-time br br 10,000 Sign on br br Central Florida Regional Hospital, a 221-bed acute care hospital and Level II Trauma (more...)
Company: HCA Healthcare
Location: Sanford
Posted on: 04/14/2021

Physician / Surgery
Description: HCA is seeking a General Surgeon with a focus on breast and wound care to join Central Florida Regional Hospital in Sanford, FL. Play an instrumental role in helping to grow and develop a strong in-house (more...)
Company: HCA Physician Recruitment
Location: Sanford
Posted on: 04/14/2021

Family Medicine position in FL
Description: Family Practice-Without OB opening in Titusville, Florida. This and other physician jobs brought to you
Company: Archway Physician Recruitment
Location: Titusville
Posted on: 04/14/2021

Cath Lab Tech Radiology / Cardiology opening in Sanford, Florida
Description: Aya Healthcare has an immediate opening for the following position: Cath Lab Tech, Radiology / Cardiology in Sanford, Florida. This is a 26 week contract position that requires at least one year
Company: Aya Healthcare
Location: Sanford
Posted on: 04/14/2021

Hospice Jobs: Hiring Immediately! Full Time / Part Time - $20-$37/Hr
Description: Find your next job here Will
Company: Healthcare Jobs
Location: Titusville
Posted on: 04/14/2021

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Florida jobs by following @recnetFL on Twitter!

Melbourne RSS job feeds