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Kidney Diet Tips

Fluid and Thirst Control Tips for Summer

We’ve all been there…it’s a hot summer day and the only thing you want to do is drink a few cool glasses of water. But…

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Kidney Diet Tips

Kidney-friendly Takeout Tips

While many people are now preparing their own food, you may want a break from cooking and opt to order takeout. It’s a great way…

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DaVita® Medical Insights

Predictive Analytics Transforming Kidney Care

Predictive analytics are transforming health care. In particular, it helps us get the right treatment to patients at the right time. As the collection of…

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DaVita® Medical Insights
home dialysis; peritoneal dialysis

Study: Assessing the Impact of Dialysis Modality on Hospitalization in a Large Population of End Stage Kidney Disease Patients

Although COVID-19 (coronavirus) is a focus of the nephrology community and most of the world currently, clinical research has been and continues to be conducted…

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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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DaVita® Stories

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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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® 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® 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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