Travel Certified Dialysis Technician - (Dialysis Tech - CDT)
- Nov 29, 2017
- Healthcare : Medical Technologists
14190735 Job Description & Requirements
Certified Dialysis Technician - (Dialysis Tech - CDT)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 8/10/12 D/E Pay Rate: $19.00 - 21.00
Prestigious National Dialysis Company
One of the largest with over 1,800 Dialysis Clinics
Chronic, Acute, and Peritoneal Dialysis
This clinic is seeking a passionate and energetic RN to join their Dialysis Team.
Provide direct patient care for assigned patients and assist in the care of other patients as needed. Perform all technical aspects of dialysis procedures. Assess patients response to dialysis therapy and make appropriate adjustments and modifications to the treatment plan as indicated or directed by the supervisor or as prescribed by the physician. Assess patient pre, interim, and post dialysis and document findings. Administer medications as ordered to assigned patients. Responsible for assessing educational needs of patient and educating the patient and family regarding end stage renal disease, dialysis therapy, diet and medications.
Dialysis technicians are the primary caregiver for patients receiving dialysis treatments, with responsibilities that include:
- Dialyzer reuse
- Equipment maintenance and repair
- Water treatment monitoring As they work with a team of nurses, dialysis technicians must understand the science behind dialysis treatment, as well as the process of the treatment and how to address the needs of patients, which are commonly both physical and emotional.
1 yr experience
Must Have: OH State DT Certification in hand to submit file
About the Facility
As the United States' leading provider of renal care and kidney dialysis services, this network cares for almost 138,000 patients and operates more than 1,800 kidney dialysis clinics and 2,100 outpatient clinics nationwide. Other specialties include hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, transplant support, and many more.
Sprawling for 50 miles along the shores of Lake Erie, Cleveland has developed into a gleaming model of urban rejuvenation. Once the industrial hub of the heartland, this forward-thinking city now boasts glass towers and contemporary high-rises, modern museums, the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and many cutting-edge health care facilities.
Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:
- Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits
- Medical plans with dental and vision
- Complimentary, high-quality private housing
- 401(k) and flex spending options
- Life insurance
- Accident and short-term disability coverage
- Free continuing education (CE) courses
- Travel allowances
- Guaranteed pay program
- Tuition discount program
- Referral bonuses
About the Company
Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation's top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.
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