Welcome to NANT

NANT is dedicated to the education of Dialysis Professionals

NANT promotes education and advances the professional role of the multidisciplinary team in delivering the highest quality of care to the chronic kidney disease (CKD) patient. It provides educational opportunities, represents the nephrology technology professionals in the regulatory and legislative arena, encourages the development of nephrology professionals in leadership roles, and achieves recognition for the contribution of the nephrology technology practitioners to the total care of the CKD patient.

NANT supports technician certification.  Click here to learn more about the national technician certification organizations.

Earn  Contact Hours by attending NANT meetings

NANT Chapters offer one day programs around the country.  Click here to see the upcoming chapter programs.

The NANT National Annual Symposium will be held 24 - 27 March 2014 at the Tropicana Hotel in Las Vegas, NV.  The full schedule and registration links will be available in fall 2013.  Click here for more information.

Learn more about the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (664 KB PDF) Conditions of Coverage that went into effect on October 14, 2008. These rules require that all clinical technicians be certified within 18 months of employment as a nephrology technician. ESRD Frequently Asked Questions Version 1.3 discusses questions by each condition.

Looking for publications to help you study for the BONENT, NNCC, or NNCO certification exams? NANT offers the best exam prep books for technicians. Please visit our online storefor more information.  

"The Core Curriculum for the Dialysis Technician: A Comprehensive Review of Hemodialysis" has become an industry standard for dialysis patient care technician training, and can be obtained from the Medical Education Institute website, at http://meiresearch.org/core_curriculum.  For more information about the cost of this publication, go to our Publications page.