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Dialysis Technician

Franciscan Health Hammond, IN
  • Posted: September 10, 2019
  • Part-Time

Dialysis Technician


Nephrology


Franciscan Health
5454 Hohman Avenue
Hammond, IN 46320

Days/Evenings; Nights; Weekends

Part-Time Benefit eligible

High School Diploma/ GED Required


WHAT WE NEED
A precise and pleasant technician

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR
Working in a hospital is a serious job but it's also a job where your people skills really shine. Our Dialysis Technicians don't just run tests, they work with people. They help put people at ease. They explain complicated procedures in everyday terms. If you are accurate and respectful, highly trained and compassionate, dependable and friendly - we've got a great place for you.

Are you good at following precise instructions? Can you explain complicated procedures in friendly, comforting ways? Keep reading to learn more about your next career opportunity.

WHAT YOU WILL DO

+ Properly identifies patient before rendering any care.
+ Receive report/instructions from the nurse before rendering any direct patient care.
+ Orient patient/family to surroundings and instructs on how to call for assistance.
+ Complete assignments and reports to the responsible nurse.
+ Perform hand washing between patient contact. Adhere to specified isolation procedures, practicing universal precautions.
+ Maintain a hazard free, clean, patient-centered environment by performing duties as assigned.
+ Demonstrate knowledge of the hospital safety plan and acts accordingly during codes/drills.
+ Assist with, evaluate, report and document ADLs (Activities of Daily Living) and patient care as rendered.
+ Obtain, report, and record vital signs, Intake & Output and daily weight as directed by the nurse (T,P,R,B/P, I&O, glucometer and pulse oximetry).
+ Properly performs duties as designated on specified units and procedures/treatments as listed on appropriate skills list, once competency is demonstrated, upon approval by the responsible nurse.

WHAT IT TAKES TO SUCCEED

+ Clear, concise, and timely documentation.
+ Utilize time productively.
+ Exercise safe judgement in decision making.
+ Demonstrate tact and understanding when dealing with others. Responds in a positive manner to constructive criticism.
+ Strong communication skills, verbal and written.

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

0-1 Years Experience
License(s): Certified Nursing Assistant
Certification(s): Basic Life Support Program
Travel: Never or Rarely

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
It is the policy of Franciscan Alliance to provide equal employment to its employees and qualified applicants for employment as otherwise required by an applicable local, state or Federal law.
Franciscan Alliance reserves a Right of Conscience objection in the event local, state or Federal ordinances that violate its values and the free exercise of its religious rights.
Franciscan Alliance is committed to equal employment opportunity.
NURSING SERVICES

Franciscan Health

Address

Hammond, IN
46320 USA

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