District of Columbia Dialysis Patient Resources
Patient Support and Financial Resources
National Kidney Foundation of the National Capital Area (NKF/NCA)
Provides free medical identification jewelry and financial assistance to cover a variety of kidney patient needs living in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.
#5 Mid-Atlantic Renal Coalition
1527 Huguenot Road
Midlothian, VA 23113
District Run Programs
DC Dept. of Healthcare Finance DC Medicaid
- Adult Programs: A health care program that pays for medical services for qualified people. It helps pay for medical services for low-income and disabled people.
- Programs for Children: DC Healthy Families (SCHIP) provides FREE health insurance to uninsured children under age 19 and their parents/guardians.
Health Reform Status
Exchange: The District will run its own health insurance exchange.
Medicaid: The state will expand Medicaid eligibility.