Certified Dialysis Technician performs dialysis procedures and treatments by assessing, planning, evaluating and implementing tasks under the supervision of an RN. Performs highly technical procedures and tasks on dialysis equipment. Promotes teamwork inter-and intra-departmentally and maintains positive communication skills. Meets standards and functions under the supervision of a dialysis RN.
Certified Dialysis Techs have a professional obligation to participate in committee activities, surveys, improvement initiatives, and continuing education.
Post High School Vocational/Specialized Training
Minimum Work Experience
1 Year Dialysis
Certified by National Association of Nephrology Technology (CCHT)
Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
Input data into computer programs.
Ability to work with therapeutic equipment.
Ability to handle confidential information.