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Hemodialysis Technician Program

PROGRAM OUTLINE

THIS OUTLINE IS FOR DIPLOMA PROGRAMS ONLY.

INSTITUTION DATA
Name: Techni-Pro Institute ID#: 2671
PROGRAM DATA
Program Title: Hemodialysis Technician Program
Credential Issued: Diploma
Program Completion Time Months: 9 Weeks:
Program Delivery: Campus Online Correspondence Other If other, Give a Short Description
PROGRAM LENGTH: TOTAL CONTACT HOURS: PROGRAM COST:
Clock Hours 810 Theory Hours 240 Tuition 9000
Credit Hours Lab Hours 330 Fees 200
Externship Hours 240 Books & Supplies 500
Total Hours 810 Any Other Cost 500
Total Program Cost 10,200
ENTRANCE/ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
(Program of four hundred fifty (450) or more clock hours or the credit hour equivalent shall administer a basic skills examination to each student who enrolls, unless the student has provided evidence of a high school graduation diploma, general equivalency diploma, or its equivalent.)

In order to be admitted in the Hemodialysis Technician Program at Techni-Pro Institute, applicants must meet the following requirements:

  1. Be at least 18 years of age and obtained a High School Diploma or GED.
  2. Be certified in Basic Life Support (BLS).
  3. Submit a signed enrollment agreement.
  4. Working knowledge of clinical healthcare.
PROGRAM OBJECTIVE:
The objective of the Hemodialysis Technician Program is to provide each student with the knowledge base and clinical skills necessary to ensure high-quality patient care to those who have stage 5 kidney disease.
PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:
The Hemodialysis Technician Program is designed to prepare students for a rewarding career in the healthcare field. Graduates of the program can seek career opportunities as Hemodialysis Technicians. Kidney dialysis makes the difference between life and death for those who suffer from renal failure. Dialysis technicians administer this life-sustaining procedure all in a day’s work. These technicians, also known as dialysis or nephrology technicians, maintain and operate the equipment used for dialysis, a process that cleanses the blood of metabolic waste products.
PROGRAM BREAKDOWN BY COURSE
Course Number COURSE TITLE Clock Hours Services
(If Applicable)
HT101 Introduction to Dialysis 30
HT102 Anatomy & Physiology 40 Lab 40
HT103 Phlebotomy I 30 Lab 60
HT104 Phlebotomy II 60 Lab 60
HT105 Fundamentals of Dialysis I 40 Lab 30
HT106 Fundamentals of Dialysis I – Water Treatment 40 Lab 20
HT107 Clinical Practicum I (Lab) 0 Lab 20;CL 80
HT108 Clinical Practicum II (Lab) 0 Lab 20;CL 80
HT109 Clinical Practicum III (Externship) 0 Lab 20;CL 80
Total 240 570
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