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Job Title:
UNIT AIDE HEMODIALYSIS, CPT

Posted Date:
9/9/2019
Closing Date:
9/13/2019
Functional Discipline:
KIDNEY CARE PROGRAM (HEMO)

Job Description
VACANCY DETAILS

VACANCY NUMBER: 0000017168CG

JOB TITLE: UNIT AIDE HEMODIALYSIS, CPT
STATUS: CASUAL PART TIME
DEPARTMENT: KIDNEY CARE PROGRAM (HEMO)
LOCATION: ST. CATHARINES SITE
HOURS OF WORK: ON-CALL AS NEEDED

POSTING DATE: 9 September 2019
CLOSING DATE: 13 September 2019

UNION: SERVICE EMPLOYEE'S INTERNATIONAL UNION-SERVICE
WAGE RANGE: 22.346 TO 23.327


POSITION OBJECTIVE:
Reporting to the Clinical Manager, Kidney Care Program the successful candidate will work in a team-based environment performing a variety of service related duties. Duties include threading, priming and disinfecting dialysis machines, safe portering of patients, ordering of supplies and the distribution and supply of equipment for the dialysis departments. As this is a Regional Program, you must be able to work at two or more sites. If no qualified applicants this position will be considered a training opportunity.
QUALIFICATIONS:
o Secondary School Diploma or equivalent
o PSW Certificate required
o Recent related clinical experience in a hemodialysis environment
o Current knowledge of Infection Control Practices and the use of personal safety apparel
o Basic knowledge of medical terminology sufficient to read and understand patient records and identify the proper equipment to be utilized
o Current knowledge of the proper procedures for threading, priming, disinfecting and dialysis machines
o Safe transfer and lifting knowledge and skills for safe patient portering and lifting an asset
o Excellent verbal communication skills and the ability to work effectively with patients, families and other members of the healthcare team
o Evidence of effective customer service, organizational, interpersonal, communication, judgment and decision-making skills
o Flexible, self-directed and able to work effectively with minimal supervision
o Must be available for all shifts
o Consistent and regular attendance required

Recruitment Specialist: Carrie Garritsen (905) 378-4647 EXT 44222


Niagara Health is committed to Employment Equity, welcomes diversity in the workplace, and encourages applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of visible minorities, aboriginal persons, and persons with disabilities. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code, Niagara Health will provide accommodations through the recruitment process to applicants with disabilities. If selected to participate in the recruitment and selection process, please inform Human Resources of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation.