Dialysis Technician

Location: South Chandler, AZ
Date Posted: 08-01-2018
Dialysis Technician
South Chandler, AZ

Dialysis Technician Job Summary:
  • This position is responsible for initiating, monitoring and terminating dialysis treatments, ensuring the process proceeds smoothly and notifying the clinical staff of any abnormalities.
  • This position is also responsible for ensuring the dialysis equipment is functioning properly.
  • Initiates the dialysis treatment, including accessing the vascular access.
  • Monitors the patients as they undergo dialysis, including their vital signs and blood chemistry and alerts clinical staff of any abnormalities.
  • Terminates dialysis treatment and performs catheter care and dressing changes.
  • May also administer heparin or normal saline under the direction of a registered nurse.
  • Prepares machines and equipment for use.
  • Ensures the dialysis machines are working properly during the treatment and replaces them when necessary.
  • Tests and maintains RO water system.
  • May perform routine maintenance and liaison with technical support regarding equipment that requires repair.
  • Maintains documentation related to treatment information.
  • Maintains inventory of dialysis supplies and equipment.
  • Ensures a clean and safe environment, including turning over dialysis chairs between patients and cleaning and sterilizing the equipment.
Dialysis Technician Background: 
  • Completion of a course of study leading to a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Graduation of an approved program as a Dialysis Patient Care Technician with certification
  • 1 year previous patient care experience in a dialysis center preferred
  • Current CPR and BLS certification, or ability to obtain certification within 30 days of hire 

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