Objective: To instruct individuals in area of hemodialysis to provide care to clients in either an acute or chronic setting. The program is designed to equip individuals with the knowledge that is needed to become a professional healthcare provider, providing exceptional care.
Description:The hemodialysis technician works under the supervision of a RN to both initiate and terminate hemodialyisis treatments; treatment is accessed either via catheter (hemodialysis technician accesses as per state regulations), arterovenous fistula or arteriovenous graft. The hemodialysis technician also assists the nurse with monitoring of patients during treatments.