Hemodialysis Technician

 

Program # H170207

CIP # 0351.101100

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

Kidney dialysis makes the difference between life and death for those who suffer from renal (kidney) failure. Hemodialysis technicians administer, maintain and operate the equipment for this life-sustaining procedure that cleanses the blood of metabolic waste products in a safe and aseptic environment. Hemodialysis technicians also prep patients, monitor patients’ progress and create written reports for the doctor.

OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION:

Provide basic renal care for clients under the supervision of a registered nurse or physician.

Level 2 Screening $ 52.75

PROGRAM STRUCTURE:

The following table illustrates the PSAV program structure:

COURSE #

OCP

COURSE DESCRIPTION

HOURS

Resident Tuition Per Term

Non-Resident Tuition Per Term

HSC0003

A

Basic Healthcare Worker

90

$250.00

$947.00

MLT0368

B

Dialysis Technician 1

255

$706.00

$2,679.00

MLT0369

Dialysis Technician 2

255

$706.00

$2,679.00

 

 

TOTAL

600

$1,662.00

$6,305.00

 

Additional Costs:

Resident

Non-Resident

Registration Fee

$10.00

$10.00

Class VIIIA Student Liability Insurance

$31.00

$31.00

Approximate Books/Supplies

$320.00

$320.00

Approximate Uniform Fees

$300.00

$300.00

Approximate Total Program Cost:

$2,325.00

$6,975.00

 

PROGRAM ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: Level 2 screening @ WCSB; proof of CPR certification;

AGE: 18 years or older immunization record from birth; physical exam or

(Students must be 18 yrs. or older to be eligible for testing) waiver on file; TB Skin Test; current Hep B immunization

DIPLOMA: N/A or a signed waiver on file; Influenza Vaccine;

Immunizations required


TABE (Level A): MATH 10.0 LANGUAGE 10.0 READING 10.0 or meet other basic skill requirements

Based on interest, an interview with the instructor may be included in the application process.

Industry Certification:Certified Hemodialysis Technologist/Technician (CHT) - $275.00

Advisory Salary Range: $24,600 - $42,086

Florida Panhandle: $24,600 - $42,086

PH Average: $35,300

State Average: $33,420

 

National Average: $35,990



Program Completion Rate: NEW - Program Placement Rate: NEW - Program Licensure Pass Rate: NEW