Hemodialysis Archives - Southern Hills

Hemodialysis

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).

Major fluid […]

Southern Hills On-Site Home Hemodialysis Den

Southern Hills On-Site Home Hemodialysis Den
Dialyze Direct is now 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 patients being dialyzed in both shorter more […]