Dialysis Technician Work Environment

Dialysis Technicians work primarily in hospitals, outpatient clinics or in home dialysis settings.
In large hospitalslarge hospitals or in independent laboratories that operate continuously, personnel usually work the day, evening, or night shift and may work weekends and holidays. Laboratory personnel in small facilities may work on rotating shifts, rather than on a regular shift. In some facilities, laboratory personnel are on call several nights a week or on weekends, in case of an emergency.

 

Summarized from:
(1)   Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2010-11 Edition, Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians
(2)  Wikipedia contributors, "Dialysis," Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia
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