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CIP 2010

Detail for CIP Code 51.1011

Title: Renal/Dialysis Technologist/Technician.

Definition: A program that prepares individuals to administer hemodialysis treatments to patients with renal failure under the supervision of a nurse or physician. Includes instruction in basic anatomy and physiology, dialysis prescription interpretation, dialysite preparation, extracorporeal circuit and dialyzer set-up and maintenance, equipment monitoring, patient preparation, taking vital signs, documentation and communication, venipuncture and local anesthesia administration, emergency intervention, safety and sanitation, and professional standards and ethics.

Action: No Substantive Changes

CIP Title or Definition Changed
CIP 2000 CIP 2010
Code Title Action Code Title
51.1011 Renal/Dialysis Technologist/Technician. No substantive changes 51.1011 Renal/Dialysis Technologist/Technician.
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