HEMODIALYSIS TECHNICIAN (HT) PROGRAM (340 Clock Hours)

Program Objectives

The objective of the Hem odialysis Technician is to provide the students the basic knowledge and hands on experience to prepare them to pass the Standardized Test or National Commercially Available Examination and eventually seek employment as an entry level Hemodialysis Technician.

Program Schedule

Theory 8:00am-12:00pm Tues., Thurs. & Sat. (10 Months)

Program Description

The program consists of 105 Hours of lecture/theory 35 Hours of skills laboratory, 200 Hours of externship / clinical.

Program Delivery

VN FULL-TIME Hours DISTRIBUTION

Module Course Title Theory Hours Skills Hours Clinical Hours Total
Module Module 1 Course TitleIntroduction Today’s Dialysis Environment Theory Hours10 Skills Hours Clinical Hours Total10
ModuleModule 2 Course TitleRenal Physiology and the Pathology of Renal Failure Theory Hours5 Skills Hours Clinical Hours50 Total55
ModuleModule 3 Course TitleClinical Manifestation of Chronic Kidney Disease and Care of Patient with Renal Failure Theory Hours5 Skills Hours Clinical Hours10 Total15
ModuleModule 4 Course TitlePrinciples of Dialysis Theory Hours5 Skills Hours Clinical Hours10 Total15
ModuleModule 5 Course TitleHemodialysis Devices (Dialyzers, Dialysate and Delivery Systems) Theory Hours10 Skills Hours5 Clinical Hours70 Total85
ModuleModule 6 Course TitleAccess to Bloodstream Theory Hours10 Skills Hours5 Clinical Hours Total15
ModuleModule 7 Course TitlePatient and Machine Monitoring Theory Hours10 Skills Hours5 Clinical Hours Total15
ModuleModule 8 Course TitleDialyzer Preparation and Reprocessing Theory Hours10 Skills Hours5 Clinical Hours15 Total30
ModuleModule 9 Course TitleWater Treatment Theory Hours10 Skills Hours5 Clinical Hours10 Total25
ModuleModule 10 Course TitleInfection Control Theory Hours15 Skills Hours5 Clinical Hours25 Total45
ModuleModule 11 Course TitleAnticoagulation and Heparin Administration Theory Hours3 Skills Hours5 Clinical Hours Total8
ModuleModule 12 Course TitleNutrition Management Theory Hours2 Skills Hours Clinical Hours Total2
ModuleModule 13 Course TitleLaboratory Data Analysis and Interpretation Theory Hours1 Skills Hours Clinical Hours Total1
ModuleModule 14 Course TitleMedication Problem and Dialysis Theory Hours2 Skills Hours Clinical Hours Total2
ModuleModule 15 Course TitleSafety ,Body Mechanics &Emergency Preparedness Theory Hours2 Skills Hours Clinical Hours10 Total12
ModuleModule 16 Course TitleCommunication and Interpersonal Skills Theory Hours2 Skills Hours Clinical Hours10 Total12
ModuleModule 17 Course TitlePsychosocial Aspect of Dialysis Therapy Theory Hours1 Skills Hours Clinical Hours Total1
ModuleModule 18 Course TitleBasic Math Calculation and Measurements Theory Hours2 Skills Hours Clinical Hours Total2
Module Course TitleTotal CLOCK Hours Theory Hours105 Skills Hours35 Clinical Hours200 Total340


Program Registration Fee

Non-refundable

STRF Textbook ID &

Patches

Tuition* Total cost
Hemodialysis Technician $ 100.00 $ 0.00 $ 100.00 $ 20.00 $ 6,000.00 $ 6,120.00