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.
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Patient Risks with Insurance Choices: Information for Social Workers
Health insurance choices in the United States are very complex. I described insurance options for people with kidney failure in a recent blog entitled Insurance 101 for Dialysis Social Worker.
Published on 09/03/2020 by Beth Witten, MSW, ACSW, LSCSW
Visiting a 15th century castle - The Castle Fraser Challenge!
This is the 4th of a series of blogs about our adventures traveling in Europe together in 2019.
Tell CMS What Home Dialysis Machine Innovation Means to YOU
I want to focus on just one aspect of the rule, because I think that giving your feedback—the patient’s perspective—to the CMS (Medicare) is vital for the future of home dialysis.
Published on 08/20/2020 by Eric Weinhandl, PhD, MS
Share Your Story and Help Change the World for Dialyzors. Write Now!
Now, it is time for us to use our collective voice to help implement changes for our fellow dialyzors
Published on 08/13/2020 by Nieltje Gedney
Dialysis Travel During the COVID-19 Pandemic
It’s important for dialysis patients to know and accept that they are at higher risk for serious complications if they get COVID-19, because they have kidney failure
Published on 08/06/2020 by Beth Witten, MSW, ACSW, LSCSW