Patient Care Technician, Dialysis
Orleans Community Health is seeking a full time Patient Care Technician, (PCT) to join our Dialysis Clinic in Batavia or Medina New York. Our dialysis clinics offer a unique opportunity to work in a supportive environment where you can make a significant impact on the health and well-being of our patients, while also being involved in the community. If you are passionate about dialysis care, and are looking for a rewarding opportunity to make a difference in the lives of many, we encourage you to apply for this position!
Shift and Status
Batavia or Medina
Full Time and Part Time positions available.
Shifts are 5am-3pm, 5:30am-3:30pm or 6am-4pm
We offer competitive pay and benefits, retirement plans and up to $$$$$ Thirty-Five dollar per hour$$$$$ shift pick up incentive.
As a Patient Care Technician (PCT) you will be an integral part of a cross-functional team providing care and delegated activities of treatment to patients. The PCT will work under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN) or Charge Nurse (CN) for patients with renal failure.
Patient care. You will work directly with patients to provide safe, comfortable, and high-quality dialysis treatment. Responsibilities include gathering patient stats before and after treatment, initiating treatment, monitoring patients during treatment, terminating treatment, and collecting patient blood samples per physician orders.
Technician Duties. You will ensure quality comes first by preparing machines for hemodialysis treatments, cleaning and disinfecting machines after treatment, and conducting machine safety checks and logging results for quality control, ensuring all protocols and regulations are followed.
Safety and Quality. You will use appropriate safety measures, including personal protective equipment. Working under the supervision of a Charge Nurse, you will adhere to all company policies, procedures, and state/federal laws and regulations. You will participate in all required staff meetings and continuing education offerings.
High school diploma or equivalent.
One year of dialysis technical experience is desirable.
Must have current Certified Hemodialysis Technician (CHT) certification.
Benefits and Perks
We offer an outstanding team-oriented environment, challenging and rewarding careers, and valuable benefits to our employees. Some of the perks and benefits that you’ll enjoy working for OCH are:
First, you’ll be a part of an experienced team in a family-oriented facility, many of our employees have been with us for 10, 20 or 30 more years!
You will be working in a highly respected organization that is committed to quality patient care! We maintain realistic staffing levels that offer downtime during the day. You will not be overworked!
We offer flexible scheduling that works around your personal and school schedule.
We offer competitive wages, with superior pension and retirement plans with employer contributions.
We offer a 12% shift differential for working evening and night shifts.
We have an excellent vacation, holiday and sick leave package.
We offer tuition assistance to provide opportunities for career growth. Company, including dental, vision and no-cost life insurance.
We offer free parking and are located in a safe and quiet country setting in Medina along the historic Erie Canal!
Orleans Community Health is comprised of Medina Memorial Hospital, (a designated Critical Access Hospital), Renal Dialysis Centers located in Medina and Batavia, NY, Primary and Walk-In Clinic in Albion, NY, a 30 bed Skilled Nursing Home, Outpatient and Ambulatory Services, and Community Partners Wellness Center. We are always looking for positive, dependable, caring individuals to join our team!
To improve the health of the communities we serve by providing equal access to quality health care services at the right time, in the right place, with the most efficient use of resources.
Salary Expectations for this role: Annually $45,000-$48,000