Manhattan Institute, NY:
Get certified as a Dialysis Technician in just weeks and start a new career in the rapidly-growing allied health industry! Conveniently located in Midtown Manhattan, NYC, The Manhattan Institute is an accredited allied health & nursing career school that provides a range of certificate and diploma programs, incuding a 6-week Dialysis Technician certification program. We offer day, evening, and weekend classes. Our tuition is low and you can pay as you go. All students receive a diploma and life time placement advisement upon graduation.Email: Contact us below ( or request a callback ).What is a Dialysis Technician?
Under supervision, Dialysis Technicians operate machines and perform dialysis on patients with acute or chronic kidney failure. Dialysis removes waste products and fluids from a patient's blood and vascular system. Dialysis technicians function under the direction of nurses and physicians. This specialized training is appropriate for Medical Assistants, Licensed Practical Nurses, RN’s EMT’S, Patient Care Technicians, CNA’s, Phlebotomists, and anyone interested in a medical health career.
Dialysis Technician Training Program - 6 weeks:
Subjects covered include:
* Introduction to hemodialysis
* chemistry of body flui
* water in the human body
* renal anatomy and physiology
* pathology of renal failure
* hemodialysis devices
* patient treatment procedures
* the assessment process
* infection control and standard precautions
* health factors in dialysis
* medication problems and dialysis
* nutrition management
* acute renal failure and dialysis
* chronic dialysis therapy issues and concerns
* peritoneal dialysis and home dialysis and more....
Career & Employment Prospects:
Most Dialysis Technicians work in Dialysis facilities, hospitals, some nursing homes, assisted living facilities, long term care facilities, and have their own dialysis units for its residents. Many Dialysis Technicians choose to work for agencies who place Dialysis Technicians in different long and short term assignments. Many Dialysis Technicians enjoy the opportunity to work in different health care settings.
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