Catholic Health Initiatives HEMO TECH (Dialysis) (2510002423) in CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee

HEMO TECH (Dialysis) (2510002423)

Description

JOB SUMMARY:

An associate who, under the supervision of a registered nurse, is trained to prepare, operate and maintain hemodialysis equipment and assist in the care of patients undergoing hemodialysis treatments.

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Education:

  • High School graduate or equivalent.

  • Emergency Medical Technician required OR

  • Certified Nursing Assistant required OR

  • Currently enrolled in a nursing program with the completion of the first year.

  • American Heart Association (AHA) BLS certification upon hire.

Equipment/Skills:

  • Use of general patient care and communication equipment such as nurse call pager system; Meditech; Bedtracking System; all equipment used to monitor patients vital signs, including all patient scales.

  • Good communication skills including pleasant phone manner, and good patient care techniques.

Additional Responsibilities :

  • Demonstrates a commitment to service, organization values and professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at all times.

  • Adheres to and exhibits our core values: Reverence : Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for all creation, shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God and acknowledging that we hold in trust all that has been given to us. Integrity : Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty and sincerity as a basis of trustworthiness. Compassion : Feeling with others, being one with others in their sorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of the human community. Excellence : Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continually surpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.

  • Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive data at all times

  • Adheres to organizational and department specific safety standards and guidelines.

  • Works collaboratively and supports efforts of team members.

  • Demonstrates exceptional customer service and interacts effectively with physicians, patients, residents, visitors, staff and the broader health care community.

Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers.CBCHI

NOTICE

This position requires a criminal background check. Therefore, you may be required to provide information about your criminal history in order to be considered for this position.

Job Patient Care Support

Primary Location TENNESSEE-CHATTANOOGA-MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

Daily Schedule 6a-6p

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0118605