Working in the Hemodialysis Industry

A dialysis technician monitors waste from the blood of patients with kidney problems. Most technicians work at a specialized dialysis clinic or unit of a hospital.

In the state of Oregon, there are roughly 50 outpatient dialysis facilities.

Salaries vary with experience. However, national reports indicate the salary range between $25,682 - $32,413. Benefits include vacation pay, health insurance and retirement benefits.

After you complete our program, you will sit for national certification as a Certified Clinic Hemodialysis Technician (CCHT). You will also have CPR and first aid certification.

The helpful staff of Chemeketa's Career Center can help you find your next job.


One of our FREE upcoming information sessions for updates on the application process and what it means to be a Hemodialysis Technician

  • June 4th, 2014 at 4:00pm. Yamhill Valley Campus Bldg 2 Room 121