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Podcast: Kidney Transplant Advocacy and Innovations

  “If living donation is done right, as fortunately it usually is, the donors feel that their lives are improved. It is a life-improving and…

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DaVita Medical Insights

3 Resources to Get Appropriately Paid for Your Work

  Accurate coding is a key factor in optimizing appropriate reimbursement while avoiding penalties from external audits. Medicare and other payers have developed tools to…

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DaVita Stories

DaVita Team in Colorado Leads the Green Charge

  What do you get when you combine DaVita teammates with an ugly mug contest? A super engaged team focused on sustainability! Every year, one…

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DaVita Stories

Helping our elderly family members with life transitions

  This post was originally published on the Family Talk Blog June 1, 2015. It was republished with permission, on DaVita Stories. Dixie, 92 years…

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Kidney Diet Tips

Cauliflower: A Healthy Kidney-Friendly Vegetable

Cauliflower has become a recent craze in vegetable delights. It’s made into pizza crust, and substituted for rice and couscous for pasta-like dishes. It’s an…

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Kidney Diet Tips

Kidney Diet Recipe Videos: Spicy Green Bean Salad

DaVita Eats is a video series that features one minute kidney-friendly recipe videos. You can see the complete series on DaVita.com. The newest DaVita Eats…

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Kidney Diet Tips

Milk substitutes for kidney diets

Got milk? Americans are familiar with the milk ad campaign that shows up on television and in magazines. Celebrities sport a milk mustache that  promotes health…

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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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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,…

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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)…

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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…

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DaVita Stories

Find Your Voice

  When asked to share this story, I hoped to somehow make it relatable – after all, running 100 miles isn’t for everyone.  Our Mayor,…

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