Archive for the 'State Information – Techs' Category

Arizona Dialysis Technician Training

Sunday, September 23rd, 2012

  As in the case of just about every state out there, a certified dialysis technician should work under the general supervision of a registered nurse.  Arizona is really no different.  In fact, the state of Arizona has laid out some requirements for an individual to be called a certified dialysis technician (Patient Care Technician) [...]

Connecticut Dialysis Training

Friday, September 21st, 2012

  Like many other states, becoming a certified dialysis technician in the state of Connecticut is becoming a little more demanding than it was just a few years ago.  To become a certified patient care dialysis technician means that a nationally renowned examination must be taken and passed.  These examinations would include one of the [...]

Dialysis Technician Training in Virginia

Wednesday, March 14th, 2012

  Over the last few years, the state of Virginia has done what many other states have done – upped the ante on dialysis technician requirements.  Across the nation, this move to a higher quality, more-credentialed employee has put a little pressure on the supply of dialysis technicians.  In turn, a larger demand for services [...]

Iowa Dialysis Technician Training Program

Saturday, March 10th, 2012

  Under a broad supervision by a Nurse or physician, a dialysis technician in Iowa must complete several requirements before being acknowledged as such.  For starters, an individual must have some experience.  In fact, an individual looking to become a dialysis technician must have a year of experience as a technician. Next some sort of [...]

Mississippi Dialysis Technician Training Program

Thursday, March 8th, 2012

  Like most states (if not all) a Certified Hemodialysis Technician operating in the state of Mississippi will operate under the state board of Nursing, and unless certified, cannot represent him/herself as a hemodialysis technician or dialysis technician.  The board of nursing has the final authority over this area of dialysis technicians.  In fact applications [...]

Maryland Dialysis Technician Training

Thursday, March 8th, 2012

  To become an authorized dialysis technician in the state of Maryland you will most likely first need to become a Certified Nurse Assistant.  Upon completion of becoming a Certified Nursing Assistant, individuals wanting to become a dialysis technician (as I suppose you are since you’re reading this) must take additional classes to become certified [...]

West Virginia Dialysis Technician Training Programs

Wednesday, March 7th, 2012

  The West Virginia Board of Examiners and Registered Professional Nurses requires three things to be certified as a dialysis technician.  These are: You must have a high school diploma.  A GED equivalency is fine as well. You must have completed an approved dialysis technician training program and, You must have achieved some sort of [...]