Welcome to the non-profit Medical Education Institute's Home Dialysis Central blogspot! This page is an umbrella under which Home Dialysis Central staff and guests can share their perspectives about home therapies and what we need to do to raise their profile and enable more people to use them. We'd like your comments as well! Bookmark our site and like us on Facebook! Help us tell the world about home dialysis.
We have a "lifestyle bible" for sale that can help you learn about dialysis options. Help, I Need Dialysis! We also have prepared some slideshows on how to have a good future with kidney disease.
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Lessons from Across the Top 9 KidneyViews Blog Posts
Of the three principles messages that run through many of these blogs—time, frequency, and rate (or speed) of volume change
Published on 2019-12-05 21:00:53 by John Agar, Dr, Nephrologist, Geelong Hospital Barwon Health
Home Dialysis & The Nephrology Social Worker
I wanted to find out what had an had not changed since my time in direct practice, so I reached out to social workers on the National Kidney Foundation’s social worker listserv
Published on 2019-11-21 14:03:10 by Beth Witten, MSW, ACSW, LSCSW
Dialysis: “Prescription”—or “Pact”?
What I do hope is that this short blog may lead us to think just a little more about the words we use, and whether we always choose
Published on 2019-11-14 20:53:03 by John Agar, Dr, Nephrologist, Geelong Hospital Barwon Health
PD Vs Home Hemo - Initial Impressions
There are some differences between the working of peritoneal dialysis (PD) and home hemodialysis (HD). This vlog shares some of my initial impressions
Published on 2019-11-07 16:55:17 by Kyle Chang
Fact Sheet on Health Plans & Tips to Save Money on Dialysis Health Care
If you have kidney disease, you may worry about how you will pay for dialysis.
Published on 2019-10-31 16:42:16 by Beth Witten, MSW, ACSW, LSCSW