Program Code

SPM-00

Program Code
Program Level

Under Graduate

Level
Program Duration

3+1 Years

Duration

Programme Overview

Indian medical educational institutions offer a host of paramedical programmes which include a B.Sc. in Dialysis Therapy. The programme has been designed to train and produce graduates who are capable of understanding and assisting specialists in the different treatment processes. The students are trained to use various machines for dialysis help in the treatment of patients. In many colleges, the programme is also known as B.Sc. in Dialysis Technology and is focused on training the students to assist in dialysis treatments of the patients. B.Sc. Dialysis Therapy is a three-year undergraduate programme, where each student will learn the different medical concepts of the kidney, principles of dialysis, dialysis systems and machines, blood chemistries, etc. As part of the programme, students are also expected to intern for a year in the field of dialysis as well. As per the curriculum followed by institutions in India, all graduates are required to gain one-year experience through an internship.

Programme Objectives

At the end of the programme, the student shall have obtained:

  • Adequate theoretical knowledge of the various forms of dialysis.
  • Knowledge of the indications, contraindications and complications of the procedures
  • Knowledge of the equipment used for dialysis
  • Information about the common diseases causing kidney failure and the clinical manifestations
  • An idea about the commonly used investigations for patients with kidney diseases
  • Perform hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, continuous renal replacement therapies and plasmapheresis.
  • Handle the equipment used for dialysis and water treatment plant and do their day to day maintenance.
  • Manage complications that may occur during the procedures mentioned above
  • Communicate effectively with patients and their relatives
  • To maintain a human touch always, integrating human touch with the modern methods of healing.
  • Maintain good relationship with professional colleagues. Avoid criticism of the measures taken by the colleagues, as medical practice is always a team work.

Programme Outcomes

  • Adequate theoretical knowledge of the various forms of dialysis, indications, contraindications and complications of the procedures
  • Knowledge about the common diseases causing kidney failure, clinical manifestations and commonly used investigations for patients with kidney diseases
  • Perform hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, continuous renal replacement therapies and plasmapheresis.
  • Handle the equipment used for dialysis and water treatment plant and do their day to day maintenance
  • Manage complications that may occur during the procedures mentioned above.
  • Communicate effectively with patients and their relatives.

Career Path

Like different paramedical and medical programmes, students have a brilliant opportunity to enter the medical industry. Skilled and qualified Dialysis Technicians are in dearth in the industry, which can be solved through graduating from the programme. Being a paramedical programme, graduate you will be able to pursue a career path in any healthcare institution or a hospital. The initial salary of a B.Sc. Dialysis Therapy graduate can range anywhere between ₹2,00,000 and ₹6,00,000. Here is a list of job profiles and areas of employment, which can be chosen by a prospective B.Sc. Dialysis Therapy graduate.

Check out the Job Profiles Available for B.Sc. Dialysis Therapy graduate:

  • Dialysis Technician
  • Dialysis Therapist
  • Dialysis Assistant

Some of the employment areas available to the graduates are as follows:

  • Government and Private Hospitals
  • Clinics
  • Dialysis Clinics
  • Medical Laboratories

Eligibility Criteria

Minimum percentage and others criteria for admission will be as per UGC/ Concerned Regulatory Bodies.

Provided below are the criteria that need to be met for the given course.

For National Students

  • 10+2 in Physics, Chemistry and Biology or its equivalent.
  • LEET:- The candidate who has passed in 3 years Diploma in relevant discipline after Matric or 2 years Diploma in relevant discipline after 10+2

For International Students

  • Rule framed by University Grants Commission (UGC) and notified in its website www.ugc.ac.in will be followed for deciding the eligibility and admission of International students to various courses offered in Om Sterling Global University, Hisar.

Programme Syllabus

Semester I

S.No. Subject
01. General Anatomy- I
02. General Physiology-I
03. General Biochemistry
04. Computer Applications
05. Communication Skills
06. General Anatomy- I Practical
07. General Physiology-I Practical
08. General  Biochemistry  Practical
09. Computer Applications Practical

Semester II

S.No. Subject
01. General Anatomy- II
02. General Physiology-II
03. Psychology
04. Nutrition
05. Introduction to Health Care/First Aid
06. General Anatomy- II Practical
07. General Physiology-II Practical
08. Introduction to Health Care/First Aid Practical
09. Comprehensive Viva

Semester III

S.No. Subject
01. Applied Anatomy & Physiology
02. Basic Principles of Hospital Management
03. Microbiology
04. Pharmacology
05. General Pathology
06. Microbiology Practical
07. Pharmacology- Practical
07. General Pathology – Practical

Semester IV

S.No. Subject
01. Applied Pharmacology
02. Applied Pathology
03. Applied Microbiology
04. Introduction to Dialysis Technology
05. Fundamental of Dialysis Technology
06. Applied Pathology -Practical
07. Applied Microbiology – Practical
08. Introduction to Dialysis Technology -Practical
09. Fundamental of Dialysis Technology – Practical

Semester V

S.No. Subject
01. Concept of Renal Diseases & Disorder
02. Applied Dialysis Technology -I
03. Advanced Dialysis -I
04. Haemodialysis -I
05. Renal Transplantation
06. Concept of Renal Diseases & Disorder -Practical
07. Applied Dialysis Technology -I – Practical
08. Advanced Dialysis Technology -I – Practical
08. Haemodialysis -I -Practical

Semester VI

S.No. Subject
01. Applied Dialysis Technology -II
02. Advanced Dialysis Technology- II
03. Haemodialysis -II
04. Research Methodology & Biostatistics
05. Applied Dialysis Technology -II – Practical
06. Advanced Dialysis Technology- II-Practical
07. Haemodialysis -II -Practical
08. Clinical Posting (Orientation)
09. Project Work-I

Semester VII

S.No. Subject
01. Internship
02. Project Work-II

Semester VIII

S.No. Subject
01. Special Internship with Research Project

How to Apply

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