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Dialysis Technician

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Department: DIALYSIS
Categories: Nursing
Type: Full-Time
Shift: 7:30 AM-6:00 PM
Schedule: Days

Description:

The Dialysis Technician functions in a Hemodialysis Procedural area under the supervision of a Dialysis Registered Nurse. Able to prioritize, organize and implement care of the dialysis procedure Works with Registered Nurse specialist as a clinical resource. Is responsible for supplies and education in areas of expertise. Initiates, monitors, and discontinues the dialysis treatment. Keeps the RN informed of any changes of the patient's condition. Performs call obligations as assigned. 03-2013

Requirements:

Education: High School graduate or equivalent. Experience: 2-3 years minimum experience. Demonstrates proficiency in specialty. Training: 3 years . License: National certification required with documented proof. Bonet preferred or PCHT Other: BLS certification 03-2013 Job Specifications (Physical & Mental Requirements) External and internal applicants, as well as position incumbents who become disabled, must be able to perform the essential job specific functions (listed within each job specific responsibility) either unaided or with the assistance of a reasonable accommodation to be determined by the organization on a case by case basis. If the requirement is not marked, then it is considered not applicable.

General Requirements (has the ability to.) Sit - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Stand - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Walk - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Drive - Bend - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Climb - Kneel - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Crouch - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Twist - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Maintain Balance - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Reach - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Overhead Work Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Sensory Requirements (has ability for.) Far Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Near Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Color Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Depth Perception - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Seeing Fine Details - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hearing Norm Speech - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hearing Overhead Pages - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Telephone use - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Mental & Emotional Requirements (ability to.) Cope with high level of stress - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Make decisions under high pressure - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Cope with anger/fear/hostility of others in a calm way - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Manage altercations - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Concentrate - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Handle a high degree of flexibility - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Handle multiple priorities in stressful situation - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Work alone - Demonstrate high degree of patience - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Adapt to shift work - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Work in areas that are close and crowded - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Hand Manipulation (ability with.) Simple Grasping - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Firm Grasping - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Fine Manipulation - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Use of Keyboards - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Required Lifting (ability to lift.) Up to 10 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily) 11 to 24 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily) 25 to 34 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily) 35 to 50 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily) 51 to 75 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Pushing/Pulling (ability to push and pull.) Up to 10 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily) 11 to 24 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily) 25 to 34 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily) 35 to 50 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Environmental (may be exposed to.) Infectious Diseases - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Others (note below) Accepts flexible schedule to meet unit needs Frequently ( i.e. Weekly)