Acute Patient Care Technician - Long Beach
Company: US Renal Care
Location: Long Beach
Posted on: November 24, 2022
At U.S. Renal Care, we're changing the lives of everyone living
with kidney disease.
OUR DIVERSITY IS OUR STRENGTH
At USRC, we are building a culture of diversity and inclusion where
each employee has a voice, and every team member is valued for
their individual talents. Our common purpose is the pursuit of
excellence for our patients and our shared values lived out through
compassion for one another.
A PATH FOR SUCCESS
When you join U.S. Renal Care, your journey begins with training
programs to set each new employee on a course for success. Ongoing
development ensures every team member remains fully supported and
empowered to chart their career path towards growth and
INSPIRATION and GROWTH
USRC is also dedicated to open communication that fosters dialogue
and understanding of our vision and goals. We recognize and reward
innovation to inspire one another as we endeavor to lead our
industry in the highest quality of care for our patients.
How you will change lives
As a Patient Care Technician (PCT) at US Renal Care, 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.
What you'll be doing
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
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
What we're looking for
* High school graduate or equivalent.
* Desire to work in healthcare and care for patients.
* Previous healthcare experience in dialysis, phlebotomy, or as a
CNA is a plus.
* Must be comfortable mixing acids and bicarbonate according to
* Ability to distinguish all primary colors.
* Successful completion of USRC training program approved by the
Medical Director, including demonstrated competency; this includes
successful completion of USRC training course in the theory and
practice of hemodialysis within 8 weeks of hire.
* CPR certification required within 90 days of hire or as required
by the state.
* Patient Care Technician certification must be obtained through a
state certification program or national commercially available
certification program within 18 months of hire date and maintained
in good standing thereafter. Specific state requirements may be
applicable and required.
Are you ready to make a difference?
We're here to change the lives of people with kidney disease and
shape the future of kidney care. We still have much work ahead. If
you desire to make a positive impact in the life of others and
pursue a fulfilling career in healthcare, we invite you to join our
team at U.S. Renal Care!
Are you with US? Apply today!
HourlyEmployees of US Renal Care must be fully vaccinated against
COVID-19. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is a condition of
employment. Individuals with medical or sincerely held religious
beliefs, practices or observances that prevent them from receiving
the COVID-19 vaccine may request an exemption to the COVID-19
vaccination requirement. This requirement does not apply to
positions that are 100% remote and have no direct interaction with
patients or staff.
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