hemodialysis technician resume example with 5+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Proficient CCHT with more than 6 years of experience in fast-paced, high-volume clinical settings. Experienced in all aspects of dialysis, including infection control measures, regulatory guidelines, and patient care standards. Seeking to apply leadership and talent to take next career step in challenging RN role.

  • Patient Triaging
  • Teamwork
  • Active Listening
  • Critical Thinking
  • Blood Pressure Measurement
  • Vital Signs Measurement
  • Patient Care
  • Infection Control
  • Patient/Family Education
Hemodialysis Technician, 01/2019 to Current
Berkshire Health Systems, Inc.North Adams, MA,
  • Primed dialyzer with saline solution to prepare for usage.
  • Cleaned access area, including fistula, graft and catheter with antiseptic solution.
  • Accomplished CCHT providing skilled technical services for renal disease patients undergoing dialysis. Executes hands-on public health practices to maximize health status of individuals. Continually maintained positive attitude in emergent, stressful situations.
  • Discussed procedure with patient to explain each step and answer questions.
  • Skilled CCHT positively committed to monitoring data and quality measures in collaboration with providers to continually improve patient care and support services. Dedicated to providing individualized care and promoting health without sacrificing comfort. Demonstrated ability to foster relationships and coordinate with healthcare professionals to advance patient care.
  • Connected hemodialysis machine to access site to start blood circulation with dialyzer.
  • Observed patients for adverse reactions and monitored hemodialysis machines for malfunctions.
  • Operated hemodialysis machine to provide dialysis treatment for patients with kidney failure.
  • Recorded predialysis and post-dialysis weight and vitals signs to input into electronic medical records.
  • Assembled dialyzer tubing to attach to hemodialysis machine.
  • Followed infection control measures when cleaning and attaching hemodialysis machine to access sites like fistulas, catheters, and grafts.
  • Eased patients' anxiety by explaining dialysis procedures and dialysis machine operations.
  • Initiated and terminated reverse osmosis water system and performed water quality monitoring tests prior to dialysis initiation.
Veterinary Assistant, 03/2017 to 07/2019
Ascension (System Office)Granite City, IL,
  • Provided direct care for animal patients in post-operative recovery, closely monitoring vital signs and progress.
  • Scrubbed, counted, and packed surgical instruments and drapes into surgi-packs for autoclave sterilization.
  • Triaged incoming patients arriving for scheduled appointments or on emergent bases to route to appropriate surgeon or treatment area.
  • Reviewed pet records from daily visits and appointments, entering all important data into system.
  • Answered pet owner phone calls and responded to questions while taking messages for staff veterinarians.
  • Explained disease and condition diagnoses, prognoses and treatment options to pet and animal owners to provide information for decision-making concerning care.
  • Liaised with pet owners, asking appropriate questions and listening carefully to understand symptoms and explain treatment options.
  • Provided animal health education to pet owners through community classes and outreach programs.
  • Provided assistance and support to owners during end-stage pet illnesses, delivering comfort, compassion and kind words.
Teacher's Aide, 10/2016 to 03/2017
KindercareCrystal Lake, IL,
  • Assisted instructional staff with implementing lessons and activities for full classes and small groups.
  • Supervised five children on field trips to maintain safety and foster cultural learning experiences.
  • Established positive relationships with students, parents, fellow teachers and school administrators.
  • Monitored students in class, hallways and cafeteria to supervise, enforce rules and support lead teacher.
  • Helped students master learning concepts through one-on-one and small group tutoring.
  • Contributed to positive, educational setting by delivering gentle discipline and promoting student success.
  • Attended in-services, workshops and seminars.
  • Drove social, emotional, intellectual, and physical development through age-appropriate enrichment activities.
  • Promoted student learning by providing individualized and small group support to reinforce classroom topics.
  • Provided students with personalized educational, behavioral and emotional support.
Education and Training
Associate Degree in Nursing: Nursing, Expected in 05/2022 to Southeastern Community College - Keokuk, IA,
Diploma: Veterinary Assistant, Expected in 12/2017 to Penn Foster Career School - Scranton, PA
Associate of Arts: Accounting, Expected in 08/2016 to Indian Hills Community College - Ottumwa, IA
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification 2022
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
  • Licensed Practical Nurse - 2021
  • Registered Nurse - 2022

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School Attended

  • Southeastern Community College
  • Penn Foster Career School
  • Indian Hills Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Hemodialysis Technician
  • Veterinary Assistant
  • Teacher's Aide


  • Associate Degree in Nursing
  • Diploma
  • Associate of Arts

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