Dialysis Technician - All Regions

Orient, OH 43146

Posted: 01/24/2023 Job Number: 116890

Job Description

A-Line Staffing is now hiring a Dialysis Technician in Orient, OH. The Dialysis Technician would be working for a Fortune 500 company and has career growth potential. This would be full time / 40+ hours per week.
If you are interested in this position, please contact Lindsay Kopasz at 5867107959/LKopasz@AlineStaffing.com
Dialysis Technician Compensation
  • The pay for this position is $26.00 per hour
  • Benefits are available to full-time employees after 90 days of employment and include health, optical, dental, life, and short-term disability insurance
  • A 401(k) with a company match is available for full-time employees with 1 year of service on our eligibility dates
Dialysis Technician Highlights
  • This position is a contract assignment with potential to hire on permanently based upon attendance, performance, and business needs
  • The required availability for this position is 1st shift 6:15am-2:15pm Days off will be Sunday and a day during the week. Either Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday
Dialysis Technician Responsibilities
  • Prepares dialysate according to established procedures and patients prescription
  • Obtains and documents pre-dialysis vital signs to include weight and temperature bull Inspects patients dialysis access and inserts needed and initiates dialysis according to unit protocol and patient prescription
  • Measures calculates and adjusts blood flow rates according to established protocols and prescription
  • Administers anticoagulant according to unit protocols and prescription
  • Changes fluid removal rate and patient position and administers Normal Saline as directed by RN ALP order or unit protocol
  • Monitors vital signs temperature pulse etc. and patient condition then documents observations appropriately
  • Documents patient treatment parameters and communicates patients conditions and issues to RNs
  • Monitors patients and equipment responds to alarms and readjusts treatment parameters as defined by established protocols and individual patient requirements
  • Responds appropriately to dialysis related emergencies such as hypotensive episodes needle displacement or infiltration clotting episodes blood leaks air eboli etc. and initiates CPR in the event of a cardiac or respiratory arrest
  • Discontinues dialysis and establishes hemostasis following unit protocol and inspects cleans and dresses access according to unit protocol
  • Obtains and records post dialysis vital signs including weight and temperature bull Verifies absence of residual sterilants
  • Takes fluid samples or other specimens for testing and prepares them for shipping bull Discards dialysis supplies and sanitizes the equipment according to the manufacturer and unit protocols
  • Communicates emotional medical psychosocial and nutritional concerns to the RN or ALP when needed
  • Under the direction of a registered nurse monitors and documents the status of and instructs patient in case of vascular accesses etc.
  • Reinforces treatment care with the patient
  • Ensures patient has adequate patient care supplies and monitors inventories
  • Assists nursing staff in administering basic treatments e.g. hemodialysis therapy etc.
  • Maintains professional conduct good communication skills and confidentiality in the care of the patients and participates in the multidisciplinary process bull Reviews lab work and physician orders
  • Performs basic clinical procedures e.g. changing bandages
  • Readies the dialysis equipment before treatment and cares for the equipment after treatment
  • Tests monitors and machine functions including alarms conductivity and temperature
  • Sets monitors and alarms according to unit and manufacturer protocols
  • Completes flow sheets via EMR in order to verify patient billing
  • Complies with agency policies and procedures in accordance with state and federal regulations for patient care and services CMS HIPAA OSHA and other governing agencies
  • Participates in quality assurance and cost containment programs
  • Participates in individual and group projects as directed by management bull
Dialysis Technician Requirements
  • One or more years of experience as a dialysis patient care technician certification as a dialysis patient care technician
  • CCHT or Bonent
  • Current CPR card
  • Ability to understand clinical/medical vocabulary most commonly written in English
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Attendance is mandatory for the first 90 days
Dialysis Technician Preferred Qualifications
  • One or more years of experience as a dialysis patient care technician certification as a dialysis patient care technician
  • CCHT or Bonent
  • Current CPR card
  • Ability to understand clinical/medical vocabulary most commonly written in English
If you think this Dialysis Technician position is a good fit for you, please reach out to me - feel free to call, e-mail, or apply to this posting!
Lindsay Kopasz at 5867107959/LKopasz@AlineStaffing.com
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