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National Nephrology Certification Organization


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Examination(s)
Certification Examination in Biomedical Nephrology Technology 
Certification Examination in Clinical Nephrology Technology 
Certification Examination for Dialysis Water Specialists 
Exam Review Course
http://www.nephrologyclinicalsolutions.com
Strategies for Taking Standardized Tests
Test_Strategies.pdf
Recertification
Recertification Guidelines
NNCO Website
http://www.nnco-cert.org
Certification Examination in Biomedical Nephrology Technology
Application Deadline
Examination Date  
On an as-needed basis through PSI
Eligibility
  1. Have a minimum of a high school diploma or the equivalent OR four years of full time experience in the field of nephrology technology
  2. Completion of a one year nephrology technology training program* with clinical experience and/or completion of a combination nephrology technology training program of less than 1 year and work experience equivalent to 1 year
  3. Completion and filing of an Application for the Certification Examinations in Nephrology Technology
  4. Payment of required fee
Fee(s)
Examination Fee $255.00
Regional Testing Center(s)
It will be offered at PSI testing centers. Click here to search for the site nearest you.

NOTE: You will not be able to select a testing center on the PSI site prior to receiving confirmation that you are registered for a certification exam.
Handbook and Application Request

Certification Examination in Biomedical Nephrology Technology

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The Online Practice Test in Biomedical Nephrology Technology
Online Practice Test Details
WHAT IS IT
A practice test consisting of 50 questions with a testing time of 2 hours taken over the Internet

WHY TAKE IT
To experience taking a computerized exam, to review content included in Certification Examination in Biomedical Nephrology Technology, and to learn more about question format, style, and level of difficulty

SCORE REPORT
After completing the online practice test, you will receive an instant score report showing test performance in each of the content areas. The score report does not provide correct answers or indicate which questions were answered correctly and incorrectly.

NOTE: Performance on the online practice test may differ from actual performance on the Certification Examinations. Thus, there is no guarantee that taking this practice test will help you pass the Certification Examinations. Participants may, however, find it helpful to review content in any areas of weakness indicated on the score reports prior to taking the Certification Examinations.

CONTENT INCLUDED
  1. Principles of Dialysis
  2. Scientific Concepts
  3. Electronic Applications
  4. Water Treatment
  5. Equipment Functions
  6. Environmental/Regulatory Issues
  7. Dialyzer Reuse/Reprocessing
Fee(s)
Fee (by Credit card) $60.00
How to Apply

THE ONLINE PRACTICE TEST IN BIOMEDICAL NEPHROLOGY TECHNOLOGY

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Certification Examination in Clinical Nephrology Technology
Application Deadline
Examination Date  
On an as-needed basis through PSI
Eligibility
  1. Have a minimum of a high school diploma or the equivalent OR four years of full time experience in the field of nephrology technology
  2. Completion of a one year nephrology technology training program* with clinical experience and/or completion of a combination nephrology technology training program of less than 1 year and work experience equivalent to 1 year
  3. Completion and filing of an Application for the Certification Examinations in Nephrology Technology
  4. Payment of required fee
*Clinical Nephrology Technician Candidates in Ohio please note: A minimum of 12 months experience in dialysis care is required in order to take the examination. Dialysis care is defined as: performing and monitoring dialysis procedures, including initiating, monitoring, and discontinuing dialysis; drawing blood; administering medications when the administration is essential to the dialysis process; and responding to complications that arise during dialysis.
Fee(s)
Examination Fee $255.00
Regional Testing Center(s)
It will be offered at PSI testing centers. Click here to search for the site nearest you.

NOTE: You will not be able to select a testing center on the PSI site prior to receiving confirmation that you are registered for a certification exam.
Handbook and Application Request

Certification Examination in Clinical Nephrology Technology

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The Online Practice Test in Clinical Nephrology Technology
Online Practice Test Details
WHAT IS IT
A practice test consisting of 50 questions with a testing time of 2 hours taken over the Internet

WHY TAKE IT
To experience taking a computerized exam, to review content included in Certification Examination in Clinical Nephrology Technology, and to learn more about question format, style, and level of difficulty

SCORE REPORT
After completing the online practice test, you will receive an instant score report showing test performance in each of the content areas. The score report does not provide correct answers or indicate which questions were answered correctly and incorrectly.

NOTE: Performance on the online practice test may differ from actual performance on the Certification Examinations. Thus, there is no guarantee that taking this practice test will help you pass the Certification Examinations. Participants may, however, find it helpful to review content in any areas of weakness indicated on the score reports prior to taking the Certification Examinations.

CONTENT INCLUDED
  1. Principles of Dialysis
  2. Care of the Patient with Kidney Failure
  3. Dialysis Procedures and Documentation
  4. Complications of Dialysis
  5. Water Treatment & Dialysate Preparation
  6. Infection Control and Safety
  7. Dialyzer Reprocessing
Fee(s)
Fee (by Credit card) $60.00
How to Apply

THE ONLINE PRACTICE TEST IN CLINICAL NEPHROLOGY TECHNOLOGY

Go to https://secure.ptcny.com/webtest to learn how to apply, pay, and take the online practice test online.
Certification Examination for Dialysis Water Specialists
Application Deadline
Examination Date  
On an as-needed basis through PSI
Eligibility
  1. Candidates must meet ONE of the following eligibility options:
    1. High school diploma or equivalent and 3 years of experience specific to dialysis water
    2. Associate’s Degree/Some college and 2 years of experience specific to dialysis water
    3. Baccalaureate degree or higher or a healthcare credential (e.g., nursing, physician assistant, pharmacist) and 1 year of experience specific to dialysis water
    4. Current certification in NNCO CCNT or CBNT and 1 year of experience specific to dialysis water
  2. Completion and filing of an Application for the Certification Examination for Dialysis Water Specialists.
  3. Payment of required fee.
It is required that all candidates have a minimum of one year of experience specific to dialysis water.
Fee(s)
Application fee
(includes $50 computerized testing fee)
Fees must be submitted in U.S. dollars.
$275.00
Regional Testing Center(s)
It will be offered at PSI testing centers. Click here to search for the site nearest you.

NOTE: You will not be able to select a testing center on the PSI site prior to receiving confirmation that you are registered for a certification exam.
Handbook and Application Request

Certification Examination for Dialysis Water Specialists

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Recertification Guidelines
GUIDELINES FOR RECERTIFICATION THROUGH CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR CLINICAL NEPHROLOGY TECHNOLOGY AND BIOMEDICAL EQUIPMENT NEPHROLOGY

For more information, please refer to the downloaded packet below:
Application for Guidelines and Application For Recertification Through Continuing Education For Clinical Nephrology Technology And Biomedical Equipment Nephrology
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