Home Dialysis Central celebrates 9-year anniversary with new look
Check us out! Since we launched in July, 2004, we've helped drive 337% growth in the number of home programs. Now, our fresh new look & updated navigation will make it even easier to find accurate information about PD and home HD.
Nurses & techs: Earn 5 CE credits from Help, I Need Dialysis! book
Professionals who know how dialysis options affect lifestyle can help patients make better choices. Learn and earn CE's!.
Updated air travel article includes new Dept. of Transportation notice
Home Dialyzors United got the DOT to require US airlines to let portable dialysis machines fly for free. We've updated our popular Leaving on a Jet Plane: Flying with a PD Cycler or NxStage System One Life@Home article & added the info.
Speaking of Home Dialyzors United...meet them in Orlando, Oct. 13-15
This is Home 2013 is the theme of this year's HDU meet-up and conference, which will be held at the Rosen Centre Hotel. Learn more and register.
Where can you find home dialysis patients?
A new analysis of 2011 data by Avalere on behalf of the Home Dialysis Alliance will show you.
Visit Home Dialysis Central real-time maps—updated monthly—to see where programs are.
You've seen the WAK, but what about Nephron+?
Researchers in the European Union have been working on a waterless wearable artificial kidney that uses filter pads to absorb wastes. No partner is needed, and they expect to have it ready in 4 years. Learn more.
What's new in home dialysis research
Each month, we gather recent research abstracts for home dialysis. Visit our Journal Watch to learn more:
Starting home dialysis training in the right "window" can be a huge plus for uninsured patients and the clinics that care for them. Learn when Medicare would begin based on whether or when home training starts with our new calculator.