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Kidney-Friendly Recipe Review: Easy Low Phosphorus Fudge

Have you been looking for a low phosphorus chocolate fix? Well, Easy Low Phosphorus Fudge might be a great option for you! Many of the patients…

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Kidney Diet Tips

How DaVita Diet Helper Helps Me Manage Chronic Kidney Disease: A User's Story

I learned I have chronic kidney disease (CKD) in 2013 when I was hospitalized with a blood pressure (BP) of 240/110. At the time, my…

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DaVita Medical Insights

Podcast: Reducing Hospitalizations through Individualized Care Plans

Physicians strive to tailor care to meet the individual needs of their patients—to keep patients healthy and out of the hospital and ultimately help improve…

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DaVita Medical Insights

5 Considerations to Help Successfully Implement HIPAA-Compliant Secure Messaging in Your Practice

While health care technology has generated many benefits, such as digitizing patient records and performing advanced analytics, one of its greatest contributions has been enhancing…

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DaVita Stories

My Journey to Health through Kidney Donation

Gathering the motivation to lose weight and get healthy comes in many forms. For me, it was through the opportunity to be a living kidney…

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DaVita Stories

Hurricane Irma: Helping my Country and my Teammates

Editor’s Note: This is the first post in a weekly four-part series highlighting teammates who supported the Village during two hurricanes in 2017. My first day…

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DaVita Emergency Management

Hurricane Irma Updates and Open Centers

Our thoughts are with those in the path of Hurricane Irma. In advance of Hurricane Irma we activated the DaVita emergency response plan. In the coming…

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DaVita Emergency Management

Tropical Storm Harvey Updates

Our hearts go out to those affected by the storm. If you would like to help, donations can be made to the Red Cross Hurricane Harvey…

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Kidney Diet Tips

Best cereal choices for the kidney diet

Today I received a question about the best cereals for a person in stage 3 chronic kidney disease (CKD) to eat. Instead of sending my…

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Kidney Diet Tips

Hemodialysis and fluid intake: How much to drink?

People on in-center hemodialysis usually have dialysis treatments three times a week. The amount of fluid they can have is limited since the kidneys lose…

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DaVita Medical Insights

Acute Kidney Injury Patients Now Receiving Dialysis in an Outpatient Setting

This January, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) gave dialysis centers the ability to provide dialysis services to acute kidney injury (AKI) patients….

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DaVita Medical Insights

Recognizing Social Workers on World Social Work Day

Dialysis patients and their families are often unaware of the breadth of support and resources available to them. These include transportation options, support groups, educational…

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DaVita Stories

Village Vets Connect in DC

Editor’s Note: In April, 80 DaVita Village Veterans traveled to Washington D.C. to participate in Veterans to Village, a new pilot program within DaVita University….

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DaVita Stories

6 Steps to Help Manage Conflict & Get Your Relationships Back on Track

I hate conflict. I get nervous. I repeatedly have the tough conversation in my head, trying to figure out the best way to say it. I’m scared that…

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DaVita Emergency Management

Tropical Storm Harvey Updates

Our hearts go out to those affected by the storm. If you would like to help, donations can be made to the Red Cross Hurricane Harvey…

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DaVita Emergency Management

Hurricane Irma Updates and Open Centers

Our thoughts are with those in the path of Hurricane Irma. In advance of Hurricane Irma we activated the DaVita emergency response plan. In the coming…

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