Choithram College of Paramedical Sciences also known as Choithram Institute of Health Sciences

Choithram College of Paramedical Sciences

Dialysis Technician Course

Dialysis Technician Course:

The Diploma in Dialysis Technician is a two years diploma course.

Eligibility:  The Candidate who has passed 12th (10+2) examination with Physics, Chemistry and biology with at least 40 % marks will be eligible for admission and 5 % relaxation for ST/SC/OBC candidates.

Course Objective:

     The aim of this course is –

  • To apply principle of safe practice in dialysis unit.
  • To demonstrate skills in maintenance of dialysis equipment.
  • To improve patients quality of life by delivering efficient dialysis treatment.

For practical training the students are posted in dialysis unit of associated with Choithram hospital & research centre where they assist the senior technician as well as nephrologists. During posting we familiarise them with various parts of dialysis machine and their operation and maintenance.

Scope of the Course:

In a healthy human body, the kidney purifies the blood but in modern world kidney diseases are very common that may be primary or secondary to various conditions like diabetes, hypertension, adverse effect of drugs, alcoholism etc. and the patient who are suffering undergo dialysis.

A dialysis technician’s main job profile is operate to the dialysis machine and its maintenance.

After the successful completion of the course one can work as dialysis technician at hospitals (Govt. and private) and health care centre which offers dialysis treatment .