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Davita Patient Care Technician - Training Provided in Grand Junction, Colorado

710 Wellington AvenueSuite 20, Grand Junction, Colorado, 81501-6100,United States of AmericaPatient Care Technician - Training ProvidedWhat you can expect:Direct Patient Care. Spend the majority of your day in direct one-on-onepatient care to provide safe, comfortable and hygienic dialysis treatment.Our PCTs care for up to 4 patients at a time.Technician Duties. To monitor patients before, during and after dialysistreatment including measuring and recording stats, patient observations,and hemodialysis machine setup. Please note you will have exposure to bloodand needles.Continuous Improvement: We are consistently looking for ways to improveprocesses for our patients and teammates as we aim to build the greatesthealth care community the world has ever seen.Building long-term relationships with your patients who are suffering from endstage renal disease and are receiving treatment on average 3 times/week. Youwill also be responsible for educating patients on Kidney Dialysis relatedtopics.Team. Cross functional team of clinicians including technicians, nurses,dietitians, social workers and leadership. PCTs work under the supervisionof a RN.Schedule. Shifts can begin as early as 4:30 am and can vary based on patientneeds. Your expected shift will be shared during the interview processWhat We'll Provide:More than just pay, our DaVita Rewards package connects teammates to whatmatters most: robust health care coverage, retirement planning and savingstools, opportunities for career development, and well-being resources.Comprehensive benefits: medical, dental, vision, 401k, paid timeoff, PTO cash out, DaVita-negotiated discounts on hundreds of items fromyour cell phone plan to movie tickets, Bright Horizons backup care, elder carePaid training: DaVita offers all new teammates a robust, paid trainingprogram to help you gain the right dialysis skills. The training is a mix ofclassroom and hands on training.Reimbursement for your Certified Hemodialysis Technician (CHT) license3000+ locations across the U.S. for wherever life may take you.Some details about this position:Training may take place in a facility or a training clinic with a class of newteammates other than your assigned home clinicHours of work may vary during the training period; however, you willtypically be working between 32-40 hours per week during trainingYou must be flexible on the final home clinic placement as it may be in adifferent location; there is also the potential to float to various clinicsduring and after your trainingYou must have a flexible schedule and be able to work mornings, evenings,weekends, and holidayRequirements:Desire to enter the health care field to care for other people in needHigh school diploma or equivalentMust be comfortable working around blood and needlesMust be comfortable mixing acid or bicarbFlexibility and availability to work mornings, evenings, weekends andholidays as neededPhysical and mental ability to work long hours (some shifts are 12+hours) on your feet so wear comfortable shoes! Our work ends when it'ssafe for our patients.Willingness to train and work across multiple clinics within the territory asneeded.Health care experience a plus including: BONENT Certified, CertifiedHemodialysis Technician (CHT), Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA),Certified Medical Assistant (CMA), or Phlebotomy certification.Are you ready to make a positive difference in a patient's life? Take thefirst step at .DaVita is an equal opportunity employer - Vet and Disability. To learn moreabout what this means click here.DaVita is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. As such,DaVita makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualificationsand experience, and without regard to race, color, religion, sex,gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability orprotected veteran status.