Michigan Healthcare Academy (MHA)

If you're looking for a professional training program with an internship for a dialysis technician, look no further than Michigan Healthcare Academy (MHA). Participants of the dialysis technician training program at Michigan Healthcare Academy (MHA) will enjoy the in-person lecture, theory, and laboratory instruction taught by experienced registered nurses and certified dialysis technicians who have demonstrated expertise in the field of dialysis administration and who meet or exceed government criteria and qualifications.

The course curriculum will consist of the following:

  • The Dialysis Environment
  • Principals of Kidney Failure
  • The Role of the Dialysis Technician
  • Dialysis Treatment
  • Patient Assessment (including vital signs)
  • Medical Terminology
  • Hemodialysis Devices
  • Vascular Access (Phlebotomy)
  • Water Treatment
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Legal Aspects of Care

Students will receive a certificate of training upon successful completion of this course. This certificate will allow students to sit for the national certification exam. Federal guidelines (Centers for Medicaid and Medicare) require that you become certified as a Dialysis technician within 18 months of employment in the dialysis field. Michigan Healthcare Academy is committed to the success of our graduates and works hard to assist them in obtaining employment. In most cases, students have received at least one job offer before graduation. Moreover, we also offer CPR training and other healthcare training. Contact us at Michigan Healthcare Academy (MHA) to learn more about our programs and courses!