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Kidney Diet Tips

Tips and Recipes for an Extended Stay at Home

During an emergency, such as a natural disaster or global pandemic, there may be limited access to essential items, including groceries. In these situations, it…

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Kidney Diet Tips

New! Today’s Kidney Diet Cooking for One or Two

Have you ever made a new recipe only to find it made enough for a family of eight?  And you have a household of two!…

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national doctors' day

Celebrating National Doctors’ Day amidst a Public Health Crisis

Every March 30, we celebrate the holiday known as National Doctors’ Day to recognize the contributions of physicians who deliver patient care. On this year’s…

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Podcast: Kidney Care Transformation: A Global Perspective

Innovations in nephrology are taking place as the importance of kidney health is emphasized globally. Listen to this podcast, to hear how kidney care is…

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DaVita® Stories

Leading Change and the Importance of Listening

This insightful episode on will focus on Leading Change with DaVita’s Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Kidney Care, Patrick McKinnon. Patrick shares his experiences with leading major…

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Leading with Authenticity

This week hear from Javier Rodriguez, DaVita CEO, on the topic of leading with authenticity. Javier joins the DaVita Leadership Insights team and shares his…

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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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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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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® Stories

DaVita Teammate Receives Life-Changing News from DNA Test

In January of 2008, I spent two weeks on a mission trip in Africa. While I was there, I asked a lot of locals what…

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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 would…

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