Dialysis Technician for Norvik Hospital Ltd., Uganda

Norvik Hospital Ltd was established in 2008 as a multi-disciplinary health care service provider. Since inception, Norvik Hospital has been transforming healing presence for communities, consistently setting high standards of clinical care and healthcare quality In Uganda.

Our commitment for quality care, latest procedures, cutting-edge technologies, renowned physicians and excellent support staff has made us the trusted choice for health insurance companies, corporate organizations and people needing health care in the region 

Roles and Responsibilities


  • Inspects the dialysis machine before beginning the procedure to ensure it is in compliance with safety standards.
  • Explain dialysis procedure and operation of hemodialysis machine to patients before treatment to allay anxieties.
  • Attend to possible complications (bleeding, hypotension etc.) developed by patients while undergoing the dialysis procedure.
  • Conduct pre- and post-dialysis analysis of vitals, weight and other relevant tests and identify patterns of singularity that might need medical attention.
  • Order necessary monthly tests for dialysis patients; closely monitor and evaluate lab investigation reports to understand possible future complications.
  • Supervise and ensure implementation of emergency protocol (following instructions on operating emergency trolley, ensuring fellow team members are trained in Basic Life Support (BLS).
  • Educate and counsel patients on the procedures involved in the course of dialysis treatment; clarifying their concerns and questions about the treatment.
  • Conduct regular rounds in the dialysis unit and monitor the progress of all patients undergoing dialysis therapy.
  • Ensure updating of records in the Medical Record File for all patients before and after every dialysis procedure.
  • Ensure adherence to Ministry of Health (MOH) standards and other relevant quality standards in all processes.
  • Provide oversight to other technicians and nurses in the dialysis unit.
  • Convey to the doctors any new change/event in patients.
  • Assembling the dialysis machine and ensuring its proper performance.
  • Ensuring the sterilization of operating equipment before use.
  • Understanding patient physical and emotional concerns.
  • Advise the management on medical matters relating to the dialysis facility and infrastructure.
  • Conduct discharge assessment.
  • Other duties as assigned

Desired Candidate Profile

  • B.Sc./M.Sc. in Dialysis Technology/Medical Graduate through any of the recognized universities with 5 year of experience in dialysis department/BSc. Nursing
  • Sound technical knowledge of dialysis and all associated procedures.
  • Accreditation from a dialysis technician program would of an added advantage.
  • Suitable clinical experience.

Salary will not be a restraint for the appropriate candidate.

Tax Free Salary, Shared Bachelors Status Accommodation, Once in 2 years Air passage to the nearest international Airport till destination will be provided.

Interested candidates should submit their CVs/Resumes to Norvik Hospital Limited email id info281107@gmail.com