VCU Health System
- High school diploma or equivalent is required
- Certification required per job description
To provide in an expedient manner, properly functioning dialysis equipment and water systems by setting up, disinfecting, and ensuring operational readiness.
Provides technical support of dialysis related equipment.
Ensures water safety standards and quality control standards are achieved.
Adheres to Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Association for Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) guidelines for dialysis equipment and water systems. Maintains appropriate documentation on preventive maintenance and repairs to equipment.
Communicates, coordinates and follows up on required preventive maintenance and repairs with Biomedical/Clinical Engineering, Plant Operations and dialysis product/service vendors. Organizes, monitors and maintains appropriate documentation for equipment, water quality and dialysis supply inventory.
Functions under the direction of an RN in the performance of all duties.
Sets up and cleans/sterilizes/decontaminates all dialysis equipment and water systems according to procedures.
Troubleshoots equipment error codes to determine the appropriate course of action.
Maintains inventory and par levels of supplies
Follows CMS and AAMI guidelines regarding dialysis equipment and water systems.
Level and type of experience REQUIRED :
Minimum of three (3) years of work experience related to medical equipment cleaning and routine maintenance or dialysis patient care work experience
Previous computer experience and use of software applications (e.g. Microsoft Office; e-mail, etc.)
Knowledge of state and federal regulations including AAMI
asic knowledge of science/ medical field
Level and type of experience PREFERRED:
Previous work experience with dialysis equipment and water system
High School Diploma or equivalent
Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire:
CCHT Certified Clinical Hemodialysis Technician
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.
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