The Hemodialysis Technician Program at the Platt 医学科学学院 is a comprehensive program designed to prepare students, through lecture and hands-on training, for entry level employment in a dialysis unit. The program consists of 120 hours of lecture and laboratory plus 200 hours of externship training. Clinical assignments are in local hospitals and dialysis centers under the supervision of an experienced hemodialysis nurse.
Students will learn:
Principles of renal failure and dialysis
Role of the hemodialysis technician in a dialysis unit
Operation of dialysis devices
Universal Precautions/Asepsis and Aseptic Technique
Anatomy And Physiology of the Renal System
Pre Dialysis Patient Preparation
Preparing dialysis equipment
Other related topics of dialysis, patient care and treatment
A certificate of completion is awarded to students who successfully complete the course. The graduates will also be prepared to sit for the national certification examination for dialysis technicians.
The Hemodialysis Technician program at Platt College is not Title IV eligible
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Coming to Platt was important to me because it has helped me attain the necessary skills and experience I needed to be more marketable in the medical field.
Jamie MaddenClass of 2011 /areas-of-study/school-of-medical-sciences/" – 医学科学学院
What I liked best about attending Platt was the small class sizes. The instructors are able to give each student the attention needed to succeed. Every instructor I had at Platt was helpful and very understanding about the demands put on students in accelerated classes. I enjoyed attending Platt.
Rita McDowellClass of 2008/areas-of-study/school-of-medical-sciences/ – 医学科学学院
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