Author: DCI Inc

30 Jun The Importance of Early Fistula Access

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/4"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="29064" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/4"][vc_facebook][vc_separator type="normal"][vc_tweetmeme share_via="DCI_Dialysis"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/4"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]An arterviovenous (AV) fistula is a connection between an artery and a vein, and...

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30 Jun Patient Spotlight: Mr. Jeffrey

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="3/4"][vc_column_text]Dialyzing at Home Means More Time for Family Mr. Jeffrey had been an in-center hemodialysis patient since April 2009, and he was tired. Not only was tired of his commute to the dialysis center, but he was also tired...

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23 Jun New York DCI staff members to participate in Northeast Kidney Foundation’s 2016 Albany Walk/5k/10k for Kidneys; Raised $1,400 to date

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1416841103828{padding: 10px !important;background-color: #e1e1e1 !important;}"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]On Sunday, June 26, Team DCI will be participating in the Northeast Kidney Foundation’s 2016 Albany Walk/5k/10k for Kidneys 10K at SUNY Albany.  Team DCI has raised more than $1,400 for the foundation, with...

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17 Jun Nearly 100 Children Attend DCI’s Kidney Camp

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1416841103828{padding: 10px !important;background-color: #e1e1e1 !important;}"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]With on-site dialysis provided, children can explore a full week of exhilarating camp activities. For 41 years, Camp Okawehna has served kids with kidney disease from all over the country. Campers came from...

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14 Jun Michael’s Story: 5 Ways He Delayed Dialysis

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/4"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="28706" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/4"][vc_facebook][vc_separator type="normal"][vc_tweetmeme share_via="DCI_Dialysis"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/4"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]In November 2011, Michael Craig was fighting for his life. He was a survivor from...

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14 Jun Patient Spotlight: Hosmer P.

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="3/4"][vc_column_text]On any given day this week, you might find Hosmer Parsons working outside, restoring old pickup trucks. You may hear about his latest visit with his kids or find him playing with one of his six grandchildren....

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14 Jun Patient Spotlight: Joe A.

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="3/4"][vc_column_text]“A positive attitude leads to positive outcomes.”  We usually read a quote like that for the first time in an elementary school classroom on a cheesy motivational poster. However, the idea that a confident attitude is the key...

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13 Jun Dialysis Clinic, Inc., Announced Commitment to Increase Organ Donation

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1416841103828{padding: 10px !important;background-color: #e1e1e1 !important;}"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text](Nashville, Tenn.) Dialysis Clinic, Inc., (DCI) was selected to participate in an Organ Summit hosted by the White House on Monday, June 13. The Administration calls the event “another essential step toward increasing...

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10 Jun Joey Birch: The Power of Pre-Emptive Transplants

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="3/4"][vc_column_text]When Joey Birch found out he had inherited Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) from his father, one of the most common, life threatening genetic diseases affecting thousands of Americans every year, he was determined to keep his kidney...

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31 May 6 Things to Know When Traveling on Dialysis

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/4"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="28617" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/4"][vc_facebook][vc_separator type="normal"][vc_tweetmeme share_via="DCI_Dialysis"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/4"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] Mike O’Connor – Music City Reach/ESCO patient: On Traveling You don’t ask Mike O’Connor where...

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