Dialysis Technician

1910359-4

Avera McKennan Hospital - Dialysis, Sioux Falls, SD

Dialysis SF

PRN

Varied Shifts

Avera McKennan Outpatient Hemodialysis Dialysis Technician

Provide life-saving service for patients with end-stage kidney disease! Avera's outpatient dialysis center offers 22 patient stations, advanced dialysis machines, and specially designed chairs with heat and massage for maximum comfort.

 

POSITION HIGHLIGHTS:

·         Dialysis Team of:

o    14+ Dialysis Technicians/LPNs, 11+ RNs, Clerical Staff, Dietitians, Social Workers, and RN Unit Supervisors/Managers

·         Collaborate with multidisciplinary and innovative teams at:

o    Avera Medical Group Nephrology

o    Avera Transplant Institute

·         Hours:

o    12 hour shifts between 3:30am-9:00pm

o    Self-scheduling

o    No call and Sundays off

·         Career Growth:

o    Grow and develop in the dialysis field

o    Continuing education and leadership development opportunities

·         Long Term Relationships:

o    Form meaningful relationships with patients and their families/support systems.

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

·         High School or GED required.

·         Dialysis experience required. 

 

CERTIFICATION AND LICENSURE:   

·         Certification as Dialysis Technician must be obtained within 18 months of employment from one of the following required;

o    Certified Clinical Hemodialysis Technician (CCHT) offered by the Nephrology Nursing Certification Commission (NNCC),

o    Board of Nephrology Examiners for Nursing and Technology (BONENT)

o    National Nephrology Certification Organization (NNCO) 

·         Registration as a Dialysis Technician with the South Dakota Board of Nursing required within 18 months of employment.

 

What Makes Avera Special?

 

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