Dialysis clinic visitations will be scheduled for the purpose of observation and clinical conference. Courses to provide basic knowledge related to Nursing Principles and Practice, Anatomy and Physiology and Medical Terminology will be included in the curriculum as well. The Hemodialysis Technician is an important member of the Renal Care Team. Responsibilities include performance of routine dialysis procedures and patient care under the direction of a Nephrologist and supervision of an R.N.
Students will learn:
- Renal Theory
- Clinical Renal Practice ~ Lab
- Nursing Principles for Dialysis Technicians
- Anatomy and Physiology
- Medical Terminology
Graduates of the Dialysis Technician program at the Career & Technical Institute of Camden County College are eligible to take the internationally recognized CHT (Certified Hemodialysis Technician) exam through BONENT, no externship or work experience is required for this certification for graduates of CTI of CCC’s Dialysis Technician program. In addition, students are eligible to take the CCHT (Certified Clinical Hemodialysis Technician) exam, through the Nephrology Nursing Certification Commission (NNCC) upon completion of externship or work experience.