Dialysis Technicians

Are You Ready For a Change?

Most people want to make a change in their lives, but they find themselves at a standstill. They do not know how to make the change or how to sacrifice what they already have. Sometimes they are passionate about something, but they find it hard to give up what they...

Understanding the Importance of Bedside Manners

Bedside mannerism refers to how a healthcare provider handles their patient in an appropriate doctor-patient relationship within a healthcare practice. This relationship is extremely important and helps a patient to receive excellent-quality, effective healthcare from...

Dialysis Technician: What Not To Do

There are many reported cases of negligence in the dialysis field, which have resulted in very hazardous situations. Even though dialysis seems like a fairly harmless procedure when compared to other procedures like surgeries and labor, it is still a very technical...

Dialysis Technician Equipment

The job of a dialysis technician is one of massive importance. They hold the lives of their patients in their hands because they are not only responsible for making them comfortable, monitoring them and putting them at ease. They are also responsible for operating...

Kidney Disease High Concentration Areas

Unfortunately, incidences of kidney disease are spreading across the United States. The good news is that we now have combative treatments for this condition but the fact is the burden is growing greater. This is shown by statistics which track the movement and trends...

Fistula and other Hemodialysis Accesses

In order for a patient to undergo dialysis treatment they must be connected to a machine that filters their blood. The machine gets blood from one of the patient’s arteries and returns it through one of their veins. The spot on the patient’s body where the tubes...