Module# 8. HN108. Dialysis Treatment and Procedures for Nurses


  • BONENT approved course
  • Comprehensive and updated
  • Affordable and self-pacing
  • This course is not suitable for completing continuing education hours.
  • 4-semester credits, 90 hours (15 lectures, 30 labs, 45 clinical)
  • During this course, students acquire an understanding and ability to explain the parts and pieces of the dialysis treatment and the components of the dialysis procedure, including water treatment and calculations and techniques used in dialysis.
  • It also includes reprocessing, water treatment, quality assurance, and infection control, federal and state regulations, certification options and the evolution of the field of dialysis, laws regarding patient documentation, personal development resources, and required safety practices are discussed, patient rights and the needs of specific populations.
  • Prerequisites: HN101, HN102, HN103, HN104, HN105, HN106, HN107
  • Current dialysis staff may not use this course for continuing education hours; It is part of a complete hemodialysis nurse course.