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Author: DCI Inc

25 Apr Dialysis Clinic, Inc., dietitian awarded 2015 Recognized Renal Dietitian of the Year

[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] Meredith Marinaro awarded 2015 dietitian of the year by the National Kidney FoundationMeredith Marinaro, DCI UConn Dialysis dietitian, was awarded the National Kidney Foundation’s 2015 Recognized Renal Dietitian of the Year. This...

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04 Apr UAB to establish endowed chair in nephrology in honor of Edwin Rutsky

[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] by Bob Shepard A gift from Dialysis Clinic, Inc., in honor of a longtime professor of nephrology will be used to fund the DCI Edwin A. Rutsky, M.D., Distinguished Endowed Chair in Nephrology in...

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07 Mar DCI & the Kidney Foundation of the Greater Chattanooga Area to provide free kidney disease screening

[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] The event will take place on Saturday, March 12, from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Rhea County Middle School. DAYTON, Tenn. - March 7, 2016 -- DCI Chattanooga is teaming up with the...

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11 Jan Dialysis Clinic, Inc., to Open Facility in Newly Renovated Carondelet Manor

[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]Community is invited to tour the new dialysis center on Jan. 14, from 10 a.m-12 p.m.Kansas City, Mo., Jan. 11, 2016—An open house celebration will occur at the new DCI State Line...

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18 Dec Nutritional vitamin D supplements do not help treat anemia in dialysis patients – American Society of Nephrology

[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]HighlightsVitamin D2 supplements taken for 6 months did not reduce dialysis patients' need for anemia drugs that stimulate red blood cell production. Anemia commonly arises in patients with chronic kidney disease or kidney...

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16 Dec With chronic kidney disease rates on the rise, so is need for 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]With chronic kidney disease rates on the rise, so is need for organ donationWhile some wait for holiday presents, others wait for the Gift of LifeKirksville, MO—Dialysis Clinic, Inc. (DCI), the...

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16 Dec DCI releases first kidney-friendly cookbook The cookbook offers 80 dietitian-approved recipes for kidney patients

[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]DCI releases first kidney-friendly cookbookThe cookbook offers 80 dietitian-approved recipes for kidney patientsNashville, Tenn.— Dialysis Clinic, Inc. (DCI), the nation’s largest nonprofit dialysis provider, released its 2015 renal cookbook, Kidney Cooking, in...

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27 Oct John Shea

[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_tweetmeme][vc_separator type="normal"][vc_facebook][/vc_column][vc_column width="3/4"][vc_column_text]The story shared below is done so with permission given by the patient.John Shea knew from a young age that kidney disease was in his genes. His grandmother was diagnosed with polycystic kidney disease...

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27 Oct Bill Johnson

[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_tweetmeme][vc_separator type="normal"][vc_facebook][/vc_column][vc_column width="3/4"][vc_column_text]In 2012, more than 114,000 Americans were diagnosed with kidney failure.That’s two and a half times the population of Jefferson City, Missouri.The United States Renal Data System (USRDS) makes it easy to track kidney failure...

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