Hemodialysis Technician Resume Samples

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Experience Experience
12/2016 present
Philadelphia, PA
Hemodialysis Technician, Monroe
Philadelphia, PA
Hemodialysis Technician, Monroe
12/2016 present
Philadelphia, PA
Hemodialysis Technician, Monroe
12/2016 present
  • Assists in planning, providing patient care as a member of the health care team
  • Demonstrates/models the Network’s Service Excellence Standards of Performance in interactions with all customers (internal and external)
  • Works with staff nurses, patient and family in reaching goals of the patient care plan
  • Maintains responsibility for own development through active participation in in-services and/or continuing education
  • Reports any problems stated by the patient, or observed, such as inflammation of access sites, hypo/hypertension as indicated by blood pressure readings, temperature, pulse irregularities, shortness of breath, etc. to the Registered Nurse
  • Maintains confidentiality of all materials handled within the Network/ Entity as well as the proper release of information
  • Complies with Network and departmental policies regarding attendance and dress code
04/2013 06/2016
New York, NY
Hemodialysis Technician
New York, NY
Hemodialysis Technician
04/2013 06/2016
New York, NY
Hemodialysis Technician
04/2013 06/2016
  • Pass competencies for accessing fistulas and grafts
  • Monitor patient and machine
  • Training as a nursing assistant according to the curriculum set forth by the Texas Curriculum for nurse aides or equivalent training
  • Transports patients and equipment
  • Test Water Room
  • Maintains awareness of all patients, not just those directly assigned
  • Reinforces patient teaching completed by a professional nurse
04/2007 12/2012
New York, NY
Hemodialysis Technician
New York, NY
Hemodialysis Technician
04/2007 12/2012
New York, NY
Hemodialysis Technician
04/2007 12/2012
  • Assumes responsibility for a clean, orderly environment
  • Maintains responsibility for own development through active participation in inservices and/or continuing education
  • Welcome assigned patients and inquire as to their wellbeing since their last treatment. Report any complaints or observations to the nurse supervisor
  • Evaluate vascular access for patency and report any unusual findings to nurse supervisor
  • Obtain necessary pre and post treatment vital signs and weight. Report unusual findings to nurse supervisor
  • Perform vascular access evaluation pre-treatment and report unusual findings to nurse supervisor
  • Perform vascular access cannulation and report any difficulties in cannulation or unusual findings to nurse supervisor
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Bowling Green State University
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Hemodialysis Technician Resume Examples & Samples

  • Completion of one year or longer health science related training program such as Certified Laboratory Technician, Licensed Practical Nurse, Medical Assistant, X-Ray Technician, etc., (excluding Dental Assistants and Technicians), and
  • Must meet Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requirement to be a Certified Clinical Hemodialysis Technician per the following schedule
  • Must become certified by April 15, 2010 if hired before October 14, 2008
  • Must become certified within eighteen (18) months from date of hire if hired after October 14, 2008
  • Must successfully complete departmental (Renal Dialysis Treatment Center) orientation/training program within 3 months of hire
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Hemodialysis Technician Resume Examples & Samples

  • Training as a nursing assistant, EMT, medical assistant, or two semesters of nursing school required
  • Certified Nursing Assistant, preferred
  • Knowledge of medical terminology and diagnostic testing in cardiovascular health care is preferred
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Hemodialysis Technician Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assists in planning, providing patient care as a member of the health care team
  • Reports any problems stated by the patient, or observed, such as inflammation of access sites, hypo/hypertension as indicated by blood pressure readings, temperature, pulse irregularities, shortness of breath, etc. to the Registered Nurse
  • Maintains awareness of all patients, not just those directly assigned
  • Works with staff nurses, patient and family in reaching goals of the patient care plan
  • Reinforces patient teaching completed by a professional nurse
  • Maintains responsibility for own development through active participation in inservices and/or continuing education
  • Maintains confidentiality of all materials handled within the Network/ Entity as well as the proper release of information
  • Demonstrates competency in the assessment, range of treatment, knowledge of growth and development and communication appropriate to the age of the patient treated, under the supervision of the Registered Nurse
  • Assesses and cannulates AV fistula or graft. Accesses hemodialysis catheter
  • Operates all hemodialysis equipment, including setting up machines, initiating and terminating dialysis and monitoring the treatment
  • Cleans, dresses access sites with appropriate technique
  • Administers heparin and normal saline (0.9%)
  • Performs reuse of dialyzers and maintains records
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Hemodialysis Technician Resume Examples & Samples

  • Fresenius Medical Care is the nation’s largest provider of renal care, meeting the needs of more than 135,000 patients at 1,800 clinics throughout the country
  • Our well-established, trusted organization fosters a spirit of camaraderie, emphasizing friendly collaboration, professional support, and career development
  • Superior training, UltraCare® quality control, and certification procedures ensure your potential to succeed and advance as a professional
  • Competitive compensation and exceptional benefits
  • Outstanding tuition reimbursement program
  • Recognized among Fortune’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” in 2011
  • National Safety Award from CNA insurance companies for 11 consecutive years
  • Opportunities to give back by participating in philanthropy and community outreach programs
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Hemodialysis Technician Resume Examples & Samples

  • Certified Clinical Hemodialysis Technician (CCHT) offered by Nephrology Nursing Certification Commission (NNCC) or The Board of Nephrology Examiners for Nursing Technology (BONENT) or National Nephrology Certification Organization (NNCO)
  • At least one year experience in a renal treatment center, other relevant acute care dialysis setting, or medical Surgical Technician required
  • Current CPR Training from the American Heart Association
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Hemodialysis Technician Resume Examples & Samples

  • Receive patient into treatment area; perform & record weight, vital signs & all other parameters of ESRD patients per policy and/or state regulation pre & post dialysis; documents all data gathered & reports to RN
  • Data Collection of designated patient information
  • Initiate, monitor & terminate dialysis treatment. Constant monitoring of patient
  • Initiates appropriate emergency procedures & report unusual conditions
  • Assist nurses & physicians as directed during routine & emergency procedures. Monitor & evaluate test readings during procedures
  • Stock, distribute & maintain supplies for hemodialysis patients
  • Inventory, order & restock all supplies & equipment as required in unit. Clean & restock work area
  • Prepare dialysate according to policy & procedure
  • Assist in the maintenance of dialysis equipment
  • Monitor operation of equipment for leaks, restrict flow, & pump failures
  • Keep all equipment clean & operative
  • Trouble shoots & performs minor equipment repair
  • Perform quality control & safety checks of equipment & instruments & record findings
  • Perform chemical testing & analyzing & record findings
  • Document findings & report any malfunctioning equipment timely & appropriately
  • Operates other equipment or machine such glucometers, ph meter & various test strips for water quality testing
  • Performs QC of machine & document findings
  • Know & comply w/ Infection Control policy & safety program
  • The training program must include the following subjects: Principles of dialysis; Care of patients with kidney failure, including interpersonal skills; Dialysis procedures and documentation, including initiation, proper cannulation - techniques, monitoring, and termination of dialysis; possible complications of dialysis; Water treatment and dialysate preparation; Infection control; Safety; Dialyzer reprocessing, if applicable
  • Vision Requirement: The ability to discern colors is an essential job function for persons responsible for reading color metric tests
  • Chloramine test - Must be capable of distinguishing between the colors of blue, purple, and red
  • Cannulation skills, establishing/ cannulating buttonhole preferred
  • Ability to read, speak and write English with clarity of expression sufficient to communicate technical and complex concepts to staff, patients and patient's family members in clear and easily understandable terms required
  • Ability to understand clinical/medical vocabulary written or spoken in English required
  • Hemodialysis Technician experience required
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Hemodialysis Technician, Monroe Resume Examples & Samples

  • Participates in identifying unit needs and supporting unit goals and objectives then contributes to the growth of the Patient Services Department
  • Assumes responsibility for a clean, orderly environment
  • Maintains responsibility for own development through active participation in in-services and/or continuing education
  • Demonstrates financial responsibility and accountability through the effective and efficient use of resources in daily procedures, processes and practices
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Hemodialysis Technician Resume Examples & Samples

  • Sets-up and operates kidney dialysis machine, under the direct supervision of an RN
  • Verifies the machines’ conductivity with an external conductivity meter and checks dialysate PH and temperature
  • Checks water treatment system’s total chlorine and records results on the log. Reports readings of >0.1 ppm to the Registered Nurse
  • Logs water hardness as per policy
  • Monitors patient’s vital signs and dialysis machine readings during dialysis and reports abnormal findings to the Registered Nurse
  • Adheres to infection control policies
  • Mixes bicarbonate dialysis and places the system in DI bypass if the R/O is in a fault condition. Records resistivity meter readings
  • Assists RN in providing nursing care to patients
  • Draws and prepares blood specimens for transport to laboratory or shipment to transplant center
  • Uses dialysis clinical information system to document patient’s treatment on hemodialysis flow sheet. Keeps hard copy records as necessary
  • Hemodialysis Technician certification from an accredited school/agency (i.e. BONET, NNCC, etc), required
  • Minimum of one (1) year directly related experience, required
  • BCLS certification, required
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Hemodialysis Technician Resume Examples & Samples

  • Under the guidance of a Registered Nurse, serves as a member of the healthcare team by providing assistance with activities of daily living
  • These include, but are not limited to, personal care, ambulation and care of the general medical/surgical patient with special emphasis on geriatric and post-operative care
  • Documentation of observations and baseline measurements onto medical record expected. Assist in the preparation of the patient’s hemodialysis treatment, monitoring and treatment termination
  • Ability to interact effectively with patients, families, staff and other hospital departments. Flexible and adaptable to a wide range of tasks
  • Ability to demonstrate competence in skills required for job performance
  • One year experience in acute care setting preferred or at least one year employment as a dialysis technician in an acute or chronic hemodialysis setting
  • Training as a nursing assistant according to the curriculum set forth by the Texas Curriculum for nurse aides or equivalent training
  • Certified Nurse Assistant with experience preferred
  • Certified Hemodialysis technician or equivalent experience
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Hemodialysis Technician Resume Examples & Samples

  • Must be state certified
  • Maintain certification by meeting re-certification requirements as required by state
  • Complete competency training and demonstrate successful performance of competencies within 3 months of hire (Competencies are described in the Core Curriculum for the Dialysis Technician)
  • Post secondary education beneficial with courses in the sciences and/or psychology
  • 1 year of patient care experience desirable for example: inpatient transportation, Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), paramedical training, phlebotomy, physical therapy, surgery technician