The Dialysis Technician functions in a Hemodialysis Procedural area under the supervision of a Dialysis Registered Nurse. Able to prioritize, organize and implement care of the dialysis procedure Works with Registered Nurse specialist as a clinical resource.
Is responsible for supplies and education in areas of expertise. Initiates, monitors, and discontinues the dialysis treatment. Keeps the RN informed of any changes of the patient's condition. Performs call obligations as assigned.
Educational RequirementsDegree/Diploma ObtainedProgram of StudyRequired/
Preferredand/orHigh School Diploma or EquivalentRequiredorGEDRequiredExperience RequirementsMinimum Years RequiredArea of ExperienceRequired/
Preferredand/or2 YearsDialysisRequiredState of Florida Licensure RequirementsLicensesRequired/
Preferredand/orNot RequiredCertifications/Registration RequirementsCertificates/RegistrationsRequired/
Preferredand/orBONENT CertificationPreferredandBLS (American Heart Association / Basic Life Support)RequiredAdditional RequirementsNational certification required with documented proof. Bonet preferred or PCHT