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Improving Dialysis

Improving Dialysis
Dialysis, prescribed by nephrologists, removes toxins as well as fluid from the body when the kidneys stop working.  More frequent weekly treatments have been associated with improved patient outcomes. Transportation, payment and other issues, however, have limited many nursing home residents to less frequent but longer therapy with more rapid ultrafiltration (fluid removal).

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Dialysis: All You Need to Know

Dialysis: All You Need to Know
Tanisha Y. Winslow, CPhT
Pharmacy Technician/ Central Supply Manager
Southern Hills Health and Rehab
Dialysis: All you need to know
People with failed or damaged kidneys may have difficulty eliminating waste and unwanted water from the blood. Dialysis is an artificial way of carrying out this process. Dialysis substitutes the natural work of the […]

On-Site Dialysis is Coming to Southern Hills

GET YOUR DIALYSIS TREATMENTS WITHOUT LEAVING THE COMFORT OF SOUTHERN HILLS
Dialyze Direct will soon be providing staff assisted home hemodialysis treatments inside Southern Hills Skilled Nursing & Rehab Center. Using the most advanced NxStage equipment, the treatments are tailored to help patients get the most out of their time at the facility. Research shows that […]