Summary: The dialysis PCT will demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide safe dialysis care based on physical, psychological, educational, as appropriate for the adult and geriatric ESRD patients. Under the direct supervision of Registered Nurse, the dialysis PCT Initiates and terminates dialysis treatments and monitors patient condition during their treatments.
High school diploma or GED.
CPR (American Heart Association) certification.
Certification as a Dialysis Tech required.
Recent (3+years) Dialysis Tech experience
Responsibilities: The dialysis PCT will be proficient in the daily monitoring and operation of the Dialysis machines to include cleaning and disinfecting. The dialysis PCT will also be proficient in the operations of the water treatment system including the scheduling of monthly PM and daily collection and testing of required water samples.The dialysis PCT will assist with the maintenance and stocking of dialysis supplies. Knowledge of the artificial kidney machine, dialyzer, wheelchair, blood pressure cuffs. Transports heavy equipment to and from patient care area. Able to take and assess patient vital signs.
Credentials: Essential: * BLS - Basic Life Saving certification
Competencies and skills: Essential: * Clear Communication Skills Both Written And Verbal * Able To Keep Confidential Information Regarding Patients, Team Members * Able To Withstand Crisis Situations * Has Skills To Provides Customer Service To Patients, Team Members And Visitors * Knowledge And Experience With Electronic Health Records
Education: Essential: * High school graduate or equivalent
Beebe Healthcare serves the Sussex County community with a medical center located in beautiful, historic Lewes, Delaware, and convenient outpatient locations throughout the county. Founded in 1916 by two physician brothers, Drs. James Beebe and Richard C. Beebe, the medical center in Lewes is a 210-licensed-bed, not-for-profit seaside community hospital. Beebe's specialized service lines include cardiac and vascular, surgical services, oncology, women's health, and orthopaedic services. Beebe offers an array of inpatient, outpatient, emergency, and diagnostic services.
Beebe's five satellite campuses offer imaging, physical rehabilitation, and lab services, as well as walk-in care centers. In addition, Beebe offers Wound Healing & Hyperbaric Medicine and Diabetes Management & Medical Nutrition Therapy.
With a mission to serve the community, Beebe also offers many free screenings and outreach programs through its Population Health Department; and advanced medical care for those who are recuperating at home through Beebe Home Care Services.
Beebe is also training the next generation of nurses through the Margaret H. Rollins School of Nursing, located behind the Medical Cente...r in Lewes.
Beebe's Medical Staff has grown tremendously since the early 1990s. Employed physicians through Beebe Medical Group and our affiliated physicians on Beebe's Medical Staff now serve patients from Milford to Millville in specialties including cardiac surgery, dermatology, endocrinology, family practice, gastroenterology, general surgery, internal medicine, pediatric neurology, and surgical oncology.
Beebe is proud to offer quality care, close to home for the residents and visitors of Sussex County.