20:48:04.02:01.  Definition of dialysis technician. A dialysis technician is an individual who is not licensed as a nurse under SDCL chapter 36-9 but is trained to assist a nurse in outpatient hemodialysis units with the provision of basic clinical and technical tasks in the care of clients with end stage renal disease as delegated by the nurse and authorized by this chapter.

          Source: 24 SDR 165, effective June 1, 1998.

          General Authority:SDCL 36-9-21.

          Law Implemented:SDCL 36-9-3, 36-9-4, 36-9-4.1, 36-9-21.