General Job Duties: Initiate dialysis run, vital signs, water system checks, cannulation, assist pt. ADL s, de-cannulation at run end.
Equipment Utilized in the unit/dept.: Dialog and Dialyser machines, lab printers, vital sign (Phillips) accudose med stations, EPIC charting for EVNR
Required Skills and minimum years of experience: Cannulation, De-cannulation of fistula graft or tunnel cath. Need at least 1-2 years of experience in Dialysis.
Specific licensures and certifications/registrations required: Dialysis Tech certification (CCHT), BLS
Shift or schedule requirements: 8, 10 and 12 hour shifts. 2 Saturday s out of 3 weekends. No Sunday s. No call required. Will not work alone.
Floating to over units/depts.: None
Bed Size/Number of units/Depts.: 8 Chairs. Department runs 3 shifts Mon-Sat.
Nurse to Patient Ratio of this unit: 4:1
Tell us about the unit/dept. specific training and orientation program: Day 1 Required Safety Courses; Day2 Unit orientation to safety EMR Training; Day 3 Day 6 On floor orientation to water system, Dialysers, med delivery pt care routines