Sunday – July 23, 2017

2016-17 Renal Dialysis Technician Diploma

Renal Dialysis Technician

TECHNICAL DIPLOMA

Downtown Milwaukee Campus

 

Dialysis is a procedure that is needed by people with kidney failure. This two-semester program will prepare you for employment as a renal dialysis technician (RDT). Under the direct supervision of a registered nurse, RDTs are responsible for setting up equipment, preparing dialysate solutions, performing venipuncture, and monitoring patient responses during the procedure. In addition, RDTs are responsible for quality control and maintenance of dialysis equipment.

Career Outlook: In the health field, RDTs are in demand and find employment in hospitals and in freestanding dialysis centers.

Career Pathway: This program features exploratory courses that count toward a credential. Contact an MATC advisor for information.
 

Program Code: 31-517-1

Start Date: August

This program does not have a waitlist.
Students are admitted through a petition process.
 
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A criterion considered in the petition process is verification of student residency. Students selected via the petition process are chosen based on MATC district residency, then Wisconsin nondistrict residency, followed by nonresidents, unless otherwise stated.

Career Cluster: Health Sciences


Detailed Program Information

Fall 2017 – Spring 2018 Course Requirements (link)

Scholarships

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