Dialysis Technicians

Top 5 Dialysis Technician Schools

Anytime you are planning on getting higher education, it is of the utmost importance that you choose the best school for your career path and for you personally. You especially must take into account the quality of education the school offers and whether it offers...

The History of Dialysis

We know for certain modern dialysis finds its roots in the 20th century. In fact the history of dialysis starts with a young Dutch doctor by the name of Willem Kolff. Dr. Kolff, the father of dialysis, was the one responsible for developing the first artificial kidney...

Paying For Dialysis Treatment

In this article, we examine the financial issues associated with paying for dialysis:  What are the costs of dialysis and related treatments, and what types of insurance cover these treatments?  We also look at some of the financial issues of kidney transplantation....

What is Dialysis Like

First, here is the good news:  Up till now, you have been experiencing a variety of strange symptoms, and you’ve wondered what was wrong.  Now the uncertainty and not knowing are over.  Your doctors have diagnosed you with End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)—chronic kidney...

Top 10 Dialysis Technician Benefits

Being a dialysis technician is an important and lifesaving job. That in and of itself is a huge benefit for many working dialysis technicians because of the rewarding feelings that come along with saving lives. Even so, having job benefits is a huge plus, and one that...

Dialysis Technician Exam Tips & Details

Becoming a patient care technician (PCT), or dialysis technician, is not as easy as some people may think. There is much education involved in addition to testing for specific certifications. In order to be allowed to take certification and licensing testing you must...

Dialysis Technician Salary

How Much Is A Dialysis Technician's Salary? When considering careers and the right path to take for our life, salary almost always plays a part in our consideration. If you are considering becoming a dialysis technician certainly you will want to know how much you can...