Dialysis technicians will explain dialysis procedure and operation of hemodialysis machine to patients and the family before treatment to allay anxieties. Dialysis technicians set up and operate dialysis machines to provide dialysis treatment for patients with kidney failure. They assist with transporting patients to dialysis rooms and set up the process.
Dialysis technicians are responsible for the operation, cleaning, and sterilization of the dialysis machine. They must also fully understand their patients’ need also monitor and record weight and vital signs of the patient before, during, and after the blood cleansing procedures. Additionally, they instruct patients about in-home treatments.