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Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Professional Summary

Bilingual, trustworthy Dialysis Technician with over 18 years of experience assisting renal failure patients before during and after procedures. Detailed understanding of care policies procedures and compliance standards of State and Federal agencies. Promotes an exceptional patient experience by abiding to compassion and image standards and fostering excellent nurse-patient relationships. Professional Certified Hemodialysis. Caring and supportive clinician committed to providing quality service to patients and maintaining high standard of cleanliness and hygiene in dialysis environment.

Skills
  • CPR/First Aid certified
  • Patient-focused care
  • Efficient and reliable team player
  • Committed team player
  • Adaptable
  • Medical Terminology Knowledge
  • Mobility Assistance
  • CPR Certification
  • Care plans
  • Infection prevention
  • Vital signs
  • Flexible and Adaptable
  • Excellent Communication
  • Analytical and Critical Thinking
  • PPE Compliance
  • Organization and Time Management
  • Self-Motivated
  • Attention to Detail
Work History
10/2018 to Current
Certified Clinical Hemodialysis Technician Satellite Healthcare Milpitas, CA,
  • Measured and recorded patients' pre-dialysis and post-dialysis vital statistics.
  • Cleaned and connected fistulas, grafts, and catheters to prevent infection.
  • Monitored each patient closely during treatment to check for any adverse reactions or change in condition and reported emergencies to attending nurses.
  • Cleaned and disinfected hemodialysis machines, chairs, trays, room and equipment.
  • Administered Heparin, oxygen, anesthetic, and saline as prescribed.
  • Explained dialysis procedures to patients and answered questions and concerns prior to starting dialysis.
09/2015 to 11/2018
Certified Hemodialysis Technician Phoenix Children's Hospital Portland, OR,
  • Delivery Systems
  • OSHA safety rules
  • Needle insertions
  • Hemodialysis tubing
  • Dialyzer lines and systems
  • Cleaning hemodialysis machines
  • Continuous Quality Improvement, Maintained accurate records of patient care, condition, progress and concerns
  • Monitored vital signs, such as blood pressure and pulse
  • Responded appropriately to physical, emotional and developmental needs of patients
  • Tested and recorded blood glucose levels
  • Provided pre- and post-operative care
  • Helped patients move in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs and automobiles
  • Maintained clean, healthy and safe environment
  • Assisted with patient transfer and ambulation
  • Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing
  • Followed safe lifting techniques and individual resident lifting instructions
  • Monitored expiration of medical supplies and medications
  • Took advantage of opportunities for continuing education, quality assurance and performance improvement activities
  • Provided comforting and soothing environment
  • Reported any unusual circumstances in patients' condition or environment.
  • Updated patients' charts in electronic medical records with encounter information, prescriber notes and orders.
  • Completed thorough assessments to understand current patient conditions and develop diagnoses.
05/2013 to 07/2015
Certified Clinical Hemodaialysis Technician Ccht, University Hospital University Health System City, STATE,
  • Supported diagnostic procedures, assisted with technical nursing treatments and entered information in patient records and charts
  • Documents objective data and routine aspects of patient care
  • Reported any unusual circumstances in the patients' condition or environment
  • Collects patient specimens and data, including vital signs, input/output and other delegated measurements
  • Monitored expiration of medical supplies and medications
  • Observed patients and conducted machine safety checks according to facility policy; reported any change or unusual findings to the nurse supervisor
  • Ensured that all blood spills are immediately cleaned with appropriate disinfectant according to facility policy
  • Reviewed treatment sheets for completeness and ensured nursing
  • Signatures were documented and ensured omitted entries were completed or corrected
  • Cleaned and disinfected dialysis machine surface chair equipment and surrounding area between treatments
  • Evaluated patients' vascular access during treatment including arterial and venous monitoring pressures; provided appropriate intervention as needed documenting and reporting any unusual findings.
02/2003 to 09/2013
Certified Clinical Hemodaialysis Technician Ccht, Fresenius Kidney Care Valley Hemodialysis Center City, STATE,
  • Monitored vital signs, such as blood pressure and pulse
  • Machine preparation
  • Prepare workstations
  • Weighs patient and obtains baseline vital signs
  • Inspects and assesses access sites
  • Obtains blood samples Monitors and records dialysis treatment, parameters, vital signs, and weight changes
  • Monitors equipment during dialysis treatment
  • Administers intravenous saline as prescribed for fluid replacement
  • Observed patients and conducted machine safety checks according to facility policy; reported any change or unusual findings to the nurse supervisor
  • Ensured that all blood spills are immediately cleaned with appropriate disinfectant according to facility policy
  • Reviewed treatment sheets for completeness and ensured nursing signatures were documented and ensured omitted entries were completed or corrected
  • Cleaned and disinfected dialysis machine surface chair equipment and surrounding area between treatments
  • Evaluated patients' vascular access during treatment including arterial and venous monitoring pressures; provided appropriate intervention as needed documenting and reporting any unusual findings
  • Assisted with patient transfer and ambulation
  • Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing
  • Followed safe lifting techniques and individual resident lifting instructions
  • Transported patients to other areas of the hospital in wheelchairs and gurneys
  • Assisted patients with ambulation and crutch walking
  • Reported any unusual circumstances in the patients' condition or environment
  • Provided a comforting and soothing environment
  • Monitored expiration of medical supplies and medications.
  • Monitored each patient closely during treatment to check for any adverse reactions or change in condition and reported emergencies to attending nurses.
Education
Expected in 03/2016 to to
CPR Certification- CCHT: Language Interpretation And Translation
Phoenix College Preparatory Academy - Phoenix, AZ
GPA:
Expected in 2017 to to
Associate of Science: Biology/Nursing
Northwest Vista College - San Antonio, TX
GPA:
Languages
Spanish:
Native or Bilingual
Negotiated:
English:
Full Professional
Negotiated:

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School Attended

  • Phoenix College Preparatory Academy
  • Northwest Vista College

Job Titles Held:

  • Certified Clinical Hemodialysis Technician
  • Certified Hemodialysis Technician
  • Certified Clinical Hemodaialysis Technician
  • Certified Clinical Hemodaialysis Technician

Degrees

  • CPR Certification- CCHT
  • Associate of Science

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