Hemodialysis Technician – DAY SHIFT - STJ Med Hemodialysis

Penn State Health - St Joseph Regional 

Location: US:PA:Reading
Work Type: Full Time
FTE: 1.00
Shift: Day
Hours: 8:00a - 4:00p


Responsible to provide assistance in hemodialysis therapy for patients with acute and chronic kidney disease, and to provide technical support for equipment.


High School Diploma or equivalent required.

Three (3) months job related experience required.

Must obtain Hemodialysis Technician certification under a State certification program, or a national commercially available certification program, within 18 months of employment, according to the certification requirements of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services End Stage Renal Disease Conditions for Coverage.

Basic Life Support certification required.


Hemodialysis experience preferred.

Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant Program or equivalent medical background (i.e. EMT, CNA) preferred.

Penn State Health Offers an exceptional benefit package including but not limited to: 

Affordable Healthcare Premiums and low deductibles 

7 paid holidays 

Generous time off package 

Tuition reimbursement 

Flexible shift schedule 

This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

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