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Dialysis Area Technical Manager 9/8/2016

Dialysis Clinic, Inc. Sacramento, CA

Company
Dialysis Clinic, Inc.
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
2016-5580
AJE Ref #
576115017
Location
Sacramento, CA
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Associates Degree

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**Overview:**



Founded in 1971, Dialysis Clinic, Inc. (DCI) remains the nation s largest non-profit dialysis provider. With a team of approximately 5,000 talented and caring employees serving across the United States, DCI provides care to nearly 15,000 patients on dialysis and 3,500 patients with chronic kidney disease. We offer a variety of services including in-center hemodialysis, home hemodialysis, and peritoneal dialysis (PD). Each position within DCI, from billers to administrators to nursing staff, contributes toward the goal of providing excellent patient care. Our staff has helped DCI achieve the lowest mortality and hospitalization rates among large dialysis providers for the past 13 years in a row.



**To be considered for the position, please (1) upload your resume, (2) complete the application in its entirety, and (3) answer the screening questions.**



**The Area Technical Manager** will oversee a group of clinics within the assigned territory.



This position will require some travel to 5 clinics in the area.



**Responsibilities:**



The following is a summary of what makes our team successful. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



**Primary Responsibilities:**



+ Assures dialysis techs are servicing equipment maintenance and repair is completed according to the manufacturer guidelines, AAMI standards and DCI guidelines. This includes the water treatment system, dialysis machines, reuse equipment and other equipment used in providing dialysis.

+ Accountable for the training of all technical staff in the proper use and maintenance of equipment. Documents such training.

+ Accountable for maintaining proper inventory, following DCI inventory guidelines.

+ Assures technical staff are performing according to the facility policies and procedures.

+ Works with Chief techs to coordinate and document routine staff meetings with technical staff.

+ Work with Chief tech to Assure the physical plant is in good repair. Coordinates outside services as needed.

+ Ensures each clinic performs air quality testing according to clinic policy.

+ Keeps up-to-date on OSHA standards and other standards. Implements and monitors compliance with standards to provide a safe workplace.

+ Provides staff education in technical areas.

+ Actively encourages and is an example of open communication between physicians, staff and Area Operations Director.

+ Supervisory duties may be assigned.



**Qualifications:**



**Education and/or Experience:**



+ Associate's degree or biomedical applications or equivalent from two-year College or technical school; and one year related experience and/or training.

+ Candidate must have 2 -3 years of Equipment, Bio Med Technical experience, and supervisory experience.

+ Should have knowledge of Inventory software, Spreadsheet software, and Word Processing software.



**Leadership skills/expectations include:** inspires trust and respect; builds commitment and overcomes resistance; prepares and supports those affected by change; delegates work assignments; accepts feedback from others and gives recognition to others; includes staff in planning, decision-making and facilitating improvements; makes self-available to staff; looks for ways to improve and promote quality; demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; demonstrates initiative; works autonomously; demonstrates flexibility and reliability.



**HIPAA**



DCI employees are expected to ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of paper and electronic protected health information DCI creates, receives, transmits, and maintains. This is accomplished by following the policies and procedures in the HIPAA training required for all employees.



**Bloodborne Pathogens**



Since this is a healthcare environment, there is a possibility of exposure to infectious/contagious diseases, hazardous chemicals and materials, needle sticks, and exposure to blood and body fluids. Further information regarding this position s specific work exposure category will be provided during orientation. This position is classified as Category I.



DCI is an Equal Opportunity Employer/AA/Disabled/Protected Veteran

VEVRAA Federal Contractor



**Job ID** _2016-5580_



**\# Positions** _1_



**Location** _US_ _-_ _CA_ _-_ _Sacramento_



**Posted Date** _9/7/2016_



**Category** _Equipment Technician_

DCI is an Equal Opportunity Employer/AA VEVRAA Federal Contractor