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Week 2: DaVita Health Tour Continues Rolling Through California

Day to day, especially for those of us who don’t work directly with our patients, we sometimes forget what an impact DaVita makes on the…

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DaVita’s Team Music City Lays Down Roots for the Future

April 6th was the first Saturday that it really felt like springtime in Nashville. As we rode up the gravel road to meet with the…

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DaVita® Medical Insights

Health Care Technology: Designing a Positive User Experience

When it comes to health care technology that supports physicians, it is imperative to understand physicians and their workflows to provide solutions that help meet…

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DaVita® Medical Insights

Kidney X Phase 1 Winners Announced

The Kidney Innovation Accelerator (KidneyX) initiative, which launched in late October 2018 by a partnership between the American Society of Nephrology and the U.S. Department…

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Kidney Diet Tips

Memorial Day Backyard BBQ and Picnic Recipes

Memorial Day is a time to remember those who gave their lives to serve our country and fight for freedom. It is also a day…

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Kidney Diet Tips

5 Benefits of Making Your Own Salad Dressing

The idea of making your own salad dressing may seem like a lot of effort. After all, there are so many varieties at the grocery…

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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

Making a Difference, One Costume at a Time

  For approximately one year, I have posted on social media to DaVita, The Ellen Show and Twitter about DaVita teammate Shelli Neal Bounds.  Why…

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The Greatest Gift – Becoming a Living Donor

I have been a dialysis nurse with DaVita for the past 21 years, and the experience of becoming a living donor for my husband has…

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