Median pay for Dialysis Equipment Technicians in the United States is around $16.91 per hour. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$23,608 - $49,367
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 51
Job Description for Dialysis Equipment Technician
Start equipment and observe gauges and equipment operation to detect malfunctions and to ensure equipment is operating to prescribed standards.
Disinfect and sterilize equipment using sterilizers, aerators, and washers.
Interview patients to measure their vital signs and weight before and after dialysis.
Maintain records of inventory and equipment usage.
Explain treatment procedures, in-home treatments and physicians' instructions to patients.