Patient Care Tech

Employer
US Renal Care
Location
York, PA
Posted
Sep 11, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
US Renal Care is looking for a Patient Care Technician (PCT) for our dialysis facility. The Patient Care Technician (PCT) provides hemodialysis therapies to patients in chronic renal failure.RESPONSIBILITIES: Clean, disinfect, and rinse dialysis machines according to protocol. Obtain pre and post treatment weights of patients per protocols. Safely initiate, monitor and terminate dialysis treatments and properly document per center protocol. Mix acids and bicarbonate according to protocol. REQUIREMENTS: High school graduate or equivalent Confirmation of the ability to distinguish all primary colors Prefer a minimum of 3 months in dialysis healthcare or phlebotomy experience or CNA experience Successfully complete USRC training program within 8 weeks of hire Must obtain National certification within 18 months of hire. Patient Care Technician State Specific Board of Nursing Requirements 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. 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. 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 Out-of-state applicant with active state or national hemodialysis certification must apply for New Mexico state certificate within three (3) months from date of hire. National hemodialysis certification is not required in New Mexico. 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. US Renal Care is anEqual Opportunity Employer