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Feb 20, 2023Newly-Launched Institute of Nephrology Offers Nephrologists Education on Home Dialysis Best Practices
What are some of the barriers to increasing use of home dialysis modalities? According to many, it may come down to nephrologists’ prior experience with the treatment options. Peer-reviewed...
Feb 14, 2023
Imagine learning that a dear loved one is experiencing or is progressing into kidney failure. To live, they’ll need dialysis treatments multiple times a week or a kidney transplant. They may...
Feb 8, 2023It Takes a Village: Dr. Amy Schuerman-Gen of DaVita Discusses Importance of Partnerships at Value-Based Payment Summit
“Imagine taking care of a patient and keeping that patient healthy without obstacles of care fragmentation,” Dr. Amy Schuerman-Gen, vice president of clinical operations for DaVita Integrated...
Feb 2, 2023DaVita Completes Construction on First Planned Net-Zero Dialysis Center, Expected to Offset Energy Consumption with Renewable Energy Production
DaVita has completed construction on what is expected to be its first net-zero dialysis center in Conyers, Georgia. Located about 25 minutes outside of the Atlanta metropolitan area, once...
Jan 27, 2023
“When I first heard I would probably end up on dialysis, it was real crushing,” says DaVita patient Melissa. Melissa was living in Florida at the time, and she wanted answers. Her primary care...
Jan 17, 2023A Life Without Limits: How One Athlete is Redefining “Strength” with Support from Her DaVita Care Team
Bree Fausnaught was born to compete. Ever since she was old enough to walk in her first beauty pageant as a child, she’s been drawn to the stage — and to the goal of achieving the very best...
Jan 11, 2023DaVita's New OneView Feature Supports Home Dialysis Education and May Help Counteract Physician Burnout
By Dr. Mihran Naljayan | Chief Medical Officer of Home Modalities Studies show nephrologists experience a meaningful lack of exposure to home modalities during nephrology fellowships[i], and that...
Dec 8, 2022
Last month, DaVita CEO Javier Rodriguez joined a panel at the annual HLTH conference to discuss the topic, “What’s Plaguing Our Health.” The conversation, moderated by A.G. Breitenstein,...
Dec 6, 2022
While DaVita continues to invest in patient education on home modalities, the kidney care company is also enhancing educational support for physicians. DaVita’s Physician Support Network (PSN)...
Nov 29, 2022
The health care sector worldwide is responsible for as much as 4.6% of total greenhouse gas emissions, which includes carbon dioxide, methane, ozone, and others. In an effort to reduce its own...