Patient Family Resources

Links and Resources

The following page offer additional information to help you understand kidney disease and dialysis, transplantation, dialysis industry news and other opportunities available for dialysis patients. If you are looking for state specific resources, please visit our State-by-State Resource Page.

General Pre-Dialysis and Dialysis Education

Dialysis Treatment Options

Transplantation

Paying for Dialysis

Dialysis Industry News and Medical Breakthroughs

Other Kidney Organizations

Pain Management

Emergency Preparedness

  • http://www.ready.ga.gov/Plan  Create your own emergency plan for your family. The website was developed by the state of Georgia, and has helpful emergency preparedness information for people from any state. You can create a customized plan to account for your needs as a CKD patient.
  • http://www.kcercoalition.com/ Kidney Community Emergency Response Coalition

Dialysis Patient Travel

  • 1-866-4DIALYSIS (1-866-434-2597, Option 2) – provides free assistance in locating and scheduling dialysis treatment for all patients traveling in the United States and abroad.
  • www.dialysisfinder.com helps you locate dialysis centers around the country.

Facebook and Twitter

  • Get connected: Join our community on Facebook, and follow us on Twitter.

Kidney Blogs and Other Website Resources

  • The DPC Education Center makes no claims, promises or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the contents of external web sites and programs. In addition, the Center does not endorse the content or information contained in external website links, nor does the content necessarily reflect the views of the Center.

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