Certified Dialysis Tech PRN
Bedford, TX US
Area of Interest:
Patient Support Services
Texas Health HEB
Texas Health HEB seeks to hire a Certified Dialysis Technician to work PRN ( as needed) for the day shift (7a-7p) on the ICU floor. This position will be Monday- Saturday with rotating Weekends ( Saturdays) and on-call required.
The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications
Required minimum education:
High school graduate or equivalent
Successful completion of training course in water testing training per Hemodialysis Standards within 90 days of hire
Required minimum experience:
CPR required within 30 days of hire
Must have CCHT certification or must obtain certification within 18 months of hire.
Require 6 months dialysis technician, phlebotomy or CNA experience
Required skills (if applicable):
Basic computer competency to include knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel; Excellent verbal, written communications and interpersonal skills; Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand English instructions, safety rules and guidelines
Patient Care: Obtain pre and post treatment weights, initiate and terminate dialysis treatments per protocol, vital signs, monitor patients during treatments and report significant information or changes in patient condition to RN or Charge Nurse, obtain blood samples for laboratory analysis per physician order, accurate documentation into the electronic medical record (EMR), may reinforce patient education. .
Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford is a 296-bed, acute-care facility serving Northeast Tarrant County since 1973. With more than 550 physicians on its medical staff, hospital services include outpatient surgery, women’s services, a Level III neonatal intensive care unit, a dedicated oncology unit and cardiac rehabilitation. Texas Health HEB recently received a dual accreditation as a Cycle IV Chest Pain Center and Heart Failure Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers, is certified as a Primary Stroke Center and a designated "Baby Friendly" facility by WHO and UNICEF. Our location brings the best of suburban living, offering you the benefits of convenience and solid career opportunities.