Avg. Salary
$16.41
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Dialysis Technician in Suffolk, Virginia is $16.41 per hour.

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Job Description for Dialysis Technician

Dialysis technicians work in hospitals and clinical environments to assist patients in need of dialysis procedures; these patients often have failing kidneys and/or kidney diseases and need their blood cleaned because their body cannot do it for them. These technicians evaluate patients prior to the dialysis being carried out; this includes taking blood pressure, weight, temperature, and pulse. The dialysis equipment must also be tested and routine maintenance must be carried out to ensure proper functioning.

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Dialysis Technician Tasks
  • Operate dialysis machines to treat patients who have kidney or renal failure.
  • Prepare patients physically for dialysis and explain dialysis equipment and procedures.
  • Monitor dialysis procedure to ensure patient safety and that equipment is operating properly.

About Suffolk, Virginia

Suffolk city, Virginia
88,161
Male:
43,048 (48.8%)
Female:
45,113 (51.2%)
Suffolk is an independent city located in the U.S. state of Virginia. As of the 2014 census, the estimated population was 86,806 It is the largest city in Virginia by area as well as the 14th largest in the country. Suffolk is located in the Hampton Roads metropolitan area which also includes the independent cities of Chesapeake, Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, Portsmouth, and Virginia Beach, as well as other smaller cities, counties, and towns of Hampton Roads. With miles of waterfront property on the Nansemond and James River, present day Suffolk was formed in 1974 after consolidating with Nansemond County and the towns of Holland and Whaleyville. The current mayor is Linda T. Johnson. Suffolk was founded by English colonists in 1742 as a port town on the Nansemond River in the Virginia Colony. Originally known as Constant's Warehouse, for John Constant, Suffolk was renamed after Royal Governor William Gooch's home...
Suffolk:
$61,203
Virginia:
$66,262
$995
Suffolk:
$234,200
Virginia:
$257,800
3.7%

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Key Stats for Dialysis Technician

Less than 1 year
25%
5-9 years
75%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
25%
5-9 years
75%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 100%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
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