hemodialysis technician

Hemodialysis Technician

Well-trained professionals, who are skilled in hemodialysis treatment, are needed to meet the increase in chronic kidney related illnesses. Working in partnership with Medical Careers Prep Academy, The City College of New York, provides the comprehensive online training necessary to become a hemodialysis technician.

Registered nurses who take this course supervise technicians in hemodialysis facilities which treat patients with End-Stage Renal Disease. (ESRD)

Textbooks are not included in course tuition. Students must purchase one textbook. Please visit the following link to view the textbook required for the course: Medical Education Institute (meiresearch.org)



A High School Diploma or GED is Required


Essential topics for training focus on:

  • Kidney anatomy and physiology
  • Renal nutrition 
  • Water treatment 
  • Vascular access
  • Infection control
  • Medication
  • Complications
  • Dialysis machine set-up
  • Patient monitoring.
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Last Updated: 02/15/2024 12:50