This program teaches students how to care for patients with renal failure and how to use the dialysis equipment proficiently. Students will learn how to take vital signs, obtain vascular access, take blood samples and work comfortably with patients and their families.
Upon completion, students will take the California Dialysis Council (CDC) Exam and be able to apply for Certification at the California Department of Health.
Eligible students will be able to complete a Student Internship Program at any DaVita Dialysis Facility in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Job Assistance is provided to all students for employment in dialysis clinics
Length of Program: 5-6 months
Schedule: TThS (6pm-10pm), Sat-Sun (9:00am-3:30pm)
Internship at DaVita Dialysis Clinics
Total Cost: $8,705
(includes Registration, Tuition, Materials, Supplies, Uniform, CPR Cert)