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The Big Red Kidney Bus starts its journey!

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Mobile holiday dialysis facility ‘on the road’ in Victoria

An innovative world first concept of a mobile holiday dialysis bus that delivers the necessary therapy for haemodialysis patients whilst travelling around Victoria has been launched on World Kidney Day 2014 at Melbourne’s iconic Parliament House. ‘Jump aboard’ to see what it’s all about!

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The SaltSwitch App – now that’s smart!

SaltSwitch – a health smart app developed by the Australian George Institute and Bupa has been designed to ease the burden when shopping for low sodium food alternatives making it a useful tool for dialysis patients who need to carefully monitor their blood pressure.

New Kidney Options App

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Supporting patients with their renal therapy choices

Have you heard of Kidney Options before? The new Kidney Options App from Fresenius Medical Care is a small gadget with great impact. Find out how it can assist your patients.

Accreditation for Western Australia Home Therapy Clinics

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A great win for home-based Western Australian dialysis patients!

Fresenius Medical Care Australia’s two community-based Home Therapy Clinics - Warwick and Coolbellup are the first of their kind to gain national accreditation by the Australian Council on Healthcare Standards (ACHS).

World Kidney Day - Raising awareness for Chronic Kidney Disease

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Standing up for kidney health

On the 13th of March, Fresenius Medical Care Australia celebrated World Kidney Day (WKD) by organising an awareness event that aimed to highlight the prevalence, risks and preventive measures of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) to the public. By showing their dedication the team handed out free water bottles sharing the message of “Start the day with a glass of water” – the theme behind this year’s World Kidney Day initiative.