Requisition Number: PATIE01939
The Patient Care Technician functions under supervision of a Registered Nurse, providing all aspects of direct and indirect patient care. A Patient Care Technician’s roles include: assisting in examination and hemodialysis treatment of patients; measuring vital signs and monitoring health; collecting samples; recording information on patients’ charts; and preparing treatment to ensure that quality patient care is rendered to all ESRD patients in accordance with the standards of practice established.
Education and Training:
High school diploma or equivalency (GED) required.Certified Nursing Assistant certification preferred.
Current American Heart Association BLS/CPR certification card on hire or within orientation period. Certified Nursing Assistant certification preferred.
Previous healthcare experience preferred but not required; previous experience in hemodialysis or in medical field (Nurses' Aide, EMT, Corpsman) preferred.
Skills and Abilities:
Computer skills, medical terminology, and experience with office assessments necessary.