“YOUR LIFE, YOUR CHOICE” Let’s Talk Kidney Health & Treatment Options Join us for a one-day conference. Click to Register and for more information.
For Immediate Release May 18, 2019 Contact: Nichole Jefferson, President Home Dialyzors United Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Home Dialyzors Supports Baxter Legislation “Patient Access to ESRD New Innovative Devices Act” Dallas, TX. Home Dialyzors United (HDU) HDU Board President Nichole Jefferson is excited to announce, as part of its mission to educate and inform dialyzors, support of […]
For Immediate Release April 18, 2019 Contact: Nichole Jefferson, President Home Dialyzors United Email: email@example.com Home Dialyzors Launches First Educational Meeting of 2019 in Richmond VA With ESRD Network 5 Dallas, TX. Home Dialyzors United (HDU) HDU Board President Nichole Jefferson is excited to announce, as part of its mission, a new initiative “Going Home, […]
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HDU Board members Denise Eilers and Nieltje Gedney were invited to participate in both the 2017 and 2018 NKF-KDOQI Home Dialysis Controversies Conference, and congratulate NKF on a job well done. This article from the 2017 Conference is published in the March issue of the American Journal of Kidney Diseases, and the outcomes of the […]
The ABCs of HDU: ADVOCACY, BUILDING FOR THE FUTURE, and COMMUNICATING OUR MESSAGE As 2018 comes to a close, it seems only appropriate to summarize the accomplishments of HDU, and develop a strategic plan for 2019: ADVOCACY 1. Spearheaded the “Stop the MAC” campaign when CMS tried to limit the number of dialysis sessions per […]
Medicare has invited suggestions on how they can increase access to home dialysis and make sure kidney patients are fully aware of all their treatment options. This is an exciting opportunity for the entire kidney community to share our ideas and opinions with Medicare. Whatever your experience, your message will be key to helping Medicare […]
from the www.HHS.gov Blog published on May 16, 2018 By: Bruce D. Greenstein, HHS Chief Technology Officer Summary: HHS and the ASN created KidneyX for the development of drugs, devices and digital health tools for diagnostics and treatment of kidney disease. Dialysis patients typically spend 12 hours a week attached to a machine. I saw this […]
INSPIRING, INFORMING, AND ADVOCATING FOR AN EXTRAORDINARY QUALITY OF LIFE FOR THE HOME DIALYSIS COMMUNITY December 14, 2017 ATTN: CGS Medicare Administrative Contractor Dear Sir, On behalf of the Board of Directors of Home Dialyzors United (HDU), we thank you for the opportunity to provide comments on the proposed policy changes recently published by the […]
Heading Off The Dreaded Cramp! This blog post was made by Dr. John Agar on August 24th, 2017. Cramp in patients with late stage chronic kidney disease (CKD5)—and on dialysis (CKD5d) when it is hard to get up and move around—is one of the worst symptoms of CKD5 and CKD5d. It is also one of the hardest to fully […]