The Dialysis Technician coursehas been designed to offer eligible candidates a specialization in a wide range of application and technologies involved in the process of dialysis. During the course, candidates are educated about various aspects and equipment used in dialysis treatment and is trained to perform various roles from equipment repair and maintenance to water treatment monitoring, to dialyzer reprocessing, vascular access monitoring as well as direct patient care. The students get an in-depth knowledge about the basic anatomy and physiology, dialysis prescription interpretation, safety and sanitation, emergency interventions, and professional standards and ethics.
After successful completion of the course, one can get a job in various government and private hospitals, private clinics, healthcare setups, research centers, educational institutes, etc. Other than seeking for a job, one can also opt for a career in teaching or can pursue higher degree courses in the discipline, like M. Sc. (Master of Science), Ph. D (Doctor of Philosophy), M. Phil. (Master of Philosophy) and other research related courses.