Vacation Inventory Request Form

NXSTAGE INVENTORY VACATION REQUEST Today’s Date:  __________________________ Patient Name:       ___________________________________                                      Patient ID #:  ______________________ Address: ___________________________________________ Phone:  ____________________________________________ Vacation Dates:  __________thru__________  Please ship to arrive no later than: _________________   Dialysate Bags Needed: _____________________ Cartridges: __________________________ Ship To  Address: Debbie Dialyzor (Guest confirmation #126675) c/o The Westin Kierland Villas 15620 North Clubgate Dr. Scottsdale, AZ […]

NxStage Patient Enjoys Travel and Active Lifestyle

(Wall Street Journal)  Freedom and flexibility from home hemodialysis helps husband visit family NxStage Medical Inc ., a leading manufacturer of innovative home dialysis products, is proud to share current NxStage patient Henning’s story of resilience and strength. For Henning, who has spent his life pursuing active and athletic endeavors around the world, more frequent […]

Wadsworth woman suffering from lupus takes dialysis machine on world travels

(Chicago Sun-Times)  By Frank Abderholden    An autoimmune disease destroyed a Wadsworth woman’s kidneys, but the travel consultant was not going to let it take away her life, which revolves around traveling. So Dyana Shanahan now packs up a couple of hundred pounds of equipment and solution that provides her dialysis while she sleeps, cleaning out […]

Flying the Friendlier Skies

(From Jim McFarlin’s Blog “Just Kidneying”)  Jetting Down South to Orlando this week to attend and present at the 4th Annual Home Dialyzors United (HDU) “Meet Up and Conference,” I couldn’t help thinking about a similar flight I took in this direction several years ago. In Atlanta, a burly baggage handler at the Hartsfield-Jackson International […]

NxStage Congratulates Home Dialyzors United for Securing Policies through the US Department of Transportation to Improve the Air Travel Experience for Home Dialyzors

US DOT issues an Industry Letter allowing portable dialysis machines on airline flights free of charge LAWRENCE, Mass., July 22, 2013 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — NxStage Medical, Inc. NXTM +1.08% , a leading manufacturer of innovative dialysis products, congratulates Home Dialyzors United (HDU) for its work with the Department of Transportation that led to the […]

DOT Guidance on Travel with a Portable Dialysis Machine

Home Dialyzors United is very pleased to announce that home dialyzors can now travel with their PD and Home Hemo dialysis portable machines without the hassles of the past. HDU has successfully completed direct talks with the U.S. Dept. of Transportation Office of Aviation Enforcement and Proceedings which resulted in the issuance of the Guidance regarding travel with a […]

Home Dialyzors United announces that U.S. Dept. of Transportation has issued a Guidance on the Transport of Portable Dialysis Machines by Travelers with Disabilities

Home Dialyzors United, (HDU), a major player in the kidney-patient advocacy movement and only patient organization dedicated to home dialysis, was informed today by the Office of Aviation Enforcement and Proceedings of the U.S. Department of Transportation, that the agency has issued an Industry Letter on Guidance Regarding Aviation Rules and Statute, detailing regulations for […]