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What is a Dialysis Technician?

Sunday, March 4th, 2012

  Dialysis technicians are individuals that control kidney dialysis machines.  These machines are used as filters when the patient’s kidney simply won’t filter (or doesn’t do a good job of filtering) fluids and products from the patient’s blood.  These dialysis techs have certain technical and clinical skills to help the facility provide both patient care [...]

What Do Dialysis Technicians Do?

Saturday, March 3rd, 2012

  A Dialysis Technician’s primary function is to work with folks who have either limited (or no) kidney function.  Under the primary care of a nephrology nurse, dialysis techs are the “face” of the dialysis facility.  In fact, many dialysis technicians are able to develop wonderful relationships with their patients. Before a patient arrives at [...]