A dialysis patient care technician may administer hemodialysis under the authority of a registered nurse, licensed pursuant to the Nurse Practice Act, who may delegate tasks based on nursing judgment to a dialysis patient care technician based on the technician's education, knowledge, training and skill.
Dialysis Patient Care Technician Registry - Click to check application status and/or obtain registry number.
National Certification Programs
To be registered as a dialysis patient care technician all applicants must pass an exam given by one of the following organizations. The exam must be completed within 18 months after becoming employed as a dialysis patient care technician. Neb. Rev. Stat. §38-3705(3). Proof of successful completion of a national certification examination (a photocopy of certificate) is to be submitted to Dialysis Patient Care Technician registry.
The Board of Nephrology Examiners Nursing Technology (BONENT)
Nephrology Nursing Certification Commission (NNCC)
National Nephrology Certification Organization (NNCO)
If you need a copy of your birth certificate or a copy of a marriage license or divorce decree (to show a name change), you can contact the DHHS Office of Vital Records if these events occurred in Nebraska.
DHHS Licensure Unit
Attn: Dialysis Patient Care Tech
PO Box 94986Lincoln NE 68509-4986
Nebraska State Office Building
301 Centennial Mall South
14th & M Streets, 3rd Floor
Lincoln NE 68508
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Closed federal holidays.