STAR Dialysis Patient Care Technician - Veterans Welcome

  1. Lawrenceville,
  2. Nov 28, 2017
  3. Healthcare : General Healthcare
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The STAR Program is a
9-10 week paid training period in which you will gain the dialysis skills
needed for a career at DaVita. Upon completion, our intent is to find you a
position within (Enter Geographic
Location)
 as a Patient Care Technician ("PCT").

 

As a
Patient Care Technician in training, you will play an important role at
DaVita and in the lives of patients and their families. As part of our
professional team of clinicians, you will be responsible for measuring and
recording stats, patient observations, machine set up and other duties to
ensure the compassionate, professional delivery of outpatient dialysis
services.

 

Our
dialysis Patient Care Technicians work under the supervision of nephrology
nurses to provide safe, comfortable, and hygienic dialysis treatment for
patients.  They are often the teammates who have the most
"one-on-one" time with patients in the facility.
 

 

Many PCTs get to know
the patients coming in for treatment on a personal basis and develop a good
working relationship with them.  Our best PCTs also understand the
importance of teamwork and collaboration with the other members of the clinical
care team.  After all, we are all in this together, working toward the
same goals: optimal clinical outcomes for our patients and a fun and fulfilling
environment for our teammates.

 

If you love
patient-centered health care with real relationships inside a company that
encourages fun on and off of the clock, then DaVita might be the place for you.

 

Some details about this
position:

  • The anticipated start date for
    this position is (DAY OF WEEK, MONTH, DAY, YEAR)

  • This training requires
    participating in training at a variety of clinics within (GEOGRAPHIC AREA), including (TRAINING
    CLINIC NAME)
    .

  • Upon completion of training you
    could be placed in (CLINIC NAMES and CITIES)

  • You will be trained for 9-10
    weeks with a class of new teammates at a training clinic or facility

  • Hours of work may vary during
    the training period; however, you will typically be working between 32-40
    hours per week during training

  • Your training will include a
    combination of classroom and hands-on learning, through DaVita's
    award-winning training programs

  • This position may require that
    you will be willing to float to various clinics during and after your
    training

  • You must have a flexible
    schedule and be able to work mornings, evenings, weekends, and
    holiday 

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