The course is designed to cover the anatomy and physiology of the kidney, common causes of End Stage Renal Disease, principles of hemodialysis procedure, treatment options, commonly used hemodialysis terms and abbreviations, patient's assessment, nutritional and social needs of End Stage Renal Disease patients, vascular access and cannulation techniques, infection control, medications, medical and technical complication, machine set-up, operation and monitoring.
- Anatomy and Physiology of the kidney
- History and regulatory issues of dialysis
- Principles of hemodialysis, procedure, techniques, and adequacy
- Basic laboratory tests
- Medications used in hemodialysis setting
- Common medical/technical complications in hemodialysis
- Water treatment & reprocessing of dialyzer
- Documentation on the dialysis flow sheet
- Different dialysis machinery devises
- Basic Cardio life Support
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*Tuition fee does not include the Certification Exam. *Upon successful completion of the course participants are gainfully ready to work in the Hemodialysis field before taking the National CCHT Certification Exam
*National Technician Exam Review is included in this course. Students who successfully complete the course are eligible to apply to take the National CCHT Certification Exam outcome.
Dear prospective student, as you are aware New York State has been dealing with a declared state of emergency due to the novel coronavirus-19 outbreak. Please be aware that our future course dates may be delivered in either a traditional classroom face-to-face format or an on-line format or a hybrid model that mixes both live and online course delivery. The determination of how our future courses will be delivered is still not predictable due to the fluidity of the current situation in New York. However, please rest assured that in either course delivery format our programs will maintain high quality and value for you our students.