Nephrological Associates Patient Education
National Kidney Foundation Patient Information
The National Kidney Foundation is the leading organization in the U.S. dedicated to the awareness, prevention and treatment of kidney disease for hundreds of thousands of healthcare professionals, millions of patients and their families, and tens of millions of Americans at risk.
American Association of Kidney Patients
The American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP) is recognized as the leader for patient-centered education – continually developing high quality, professionally written, edited and reviewed educational pieces covering every level of kidney disease.
Fresenius Medical Care Patient Information
The goals of Fresenius Medical Care are to provide the highest standard of care to our patients and to treat our patients with respect and dignity, so they experience excellence each and every time they visit a Fresenius dialysis facility. UltraCare represents our commitment to deliver excellent care to patients, through innovative programs, the latest technology, continuous quality improvement and a focus on superior customer service. UltraCare is delivered by highly trained staff and demonstrated through dedication, leadership and compassion by every team member, every day.
Litholink Kidney Stone Prevention
One of the most painful disorders a person can suffer from, kidney stones will occur in 10% of the U.S. population and lead to expensive and unpleasant ER visits, hospitalizations, and surgical procedures. Half of all untreated people will form additional stones - some will form stones chronically. Preventing kidney stones is the primary goal of Litholink and we have 30 years worth of peer-reviewed clinical data proving that our treatment guidelines can help reduce kidney stone formation rates up to 80%.
UpToDate Patient Information on Kidney Disease
UpToDate provides hundreds of patient information topics, allowing patients and healthcare providers to share in the decision making process.