Dialysis Apheresis Resource Team (DART) - (Part-time, Day Shift) -
Our mission is to continue the teaching and healing ministry of Jesus Christ. Our core values are compassion, integrity, excellence, teamwork and wholeness.
The Patient Care Assistant, Dialysis/Apheresis Resource Team (DART), performs designated direct and indirect age-specific and developmentally appropriate patient care under the direct supervision of the Registered Nurse (RN). Serves all campuses under the Loma Linda Medical Center license. Prepares the dialysis machines pre and post patient treatment. Works collaboratively with the team to maintain adequate inventory of supplies. Carries out required duties to screen patients for pre-authorization and financial clearance for treatment and services; ensures that demographic and insurance data is accurate and that all registrations are processed prior to treatment and procedure. Utilizes interpersonal skills to maximize customer service in a manner that supports excellence in customer service and safe patient care. Contributes to a work environment of caring and cooperation among a culturally diverse workforce and patient population. These services may be provided for both the LLUMC and LLUCH hospitals. Performs other duties as needed.
High School Diploma or GED required. Successful completion of an approved Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) program or completion of School of Nursing Fundamentals required. Minimum six months of experience as a Nursing Assistant preferred. Minimum six months of experience in Dialysis preferred. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required. Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification preferred.
Able to read; write legibly; speak in English (and Spanish preferred) with professional quality; use computer, printer, and software programs necessary to the position, e.g., LLUCIS, Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point, Access; operate/troubleshoot basic office equipment required for the position. Able to relate and communicate positively, effectively, and professionally with others; be assertive and consistent in following and/or enforcing policies; work calmly and respond courteously when under pressure; lead, supervise, teach, and collaborate; accept direction. Able to follow directions closely and carefully; communicate effectively in English (and Spanish preferred) in person, in writing, and on the telephone; think critically; work independently with minimal supervision; perform basic math functions; manage multiple assignments effectively; compose written material; work well under pressure; problem solve; organize and prioritize workload; recall information with accuracy; pay close attention to detail. Able to distinguish colors; hear sufficiently for general conversation in person and on the telephone; identify and distinguish various sounds associated with the work place; see adequately to read computer screens, medical records, and written documents necessary to position.