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  • Dialysis Talk

    in Health

    Frank discussions with Dialysis patient's, healthcare workers, doctors and clinics about care issues in Dialysis.


    An open forum to help patients and caregivers work together to improve training and the overall health of patients.


    Hosted by: Dialysis Advocates LLC


    15 years advocating, and consulting within dialysis care.


    For more information go to dialysisadvocates.com

  • 02:00

    Dialysis Talk

    in Health

    Frank discussions with Dialysis patient's, healthcare workers, doctors and clinics about care issues in Dialysis.


    An open forum to help patients and caregivers work together to improve training and the overall health of patients.


    Hosted by: Dialysis Advocates LLC


    15 years advocating, and consulting within dialysis care.


    For more information go to dialysisadvocates.com

  • 01:00

    Dialysis Talk "Dialysis Workers Speak!"

    in Health

    We were told by dialysis workers that they feel they were unjustly portrayed on our, November 14, 2013, Thursday, show. That show was titled, "The Tricks of the Trade"! We had patients speak about the abuses they endured at the hands of their caretakers. We welcome all points of view!

  • 01:57

    Dialysis Talk "Dialysis Nurses Speak Out"!

    in Health

    "Dialysis Talk" would like you to join us in welcoming two brave and honest nurses that work in the dialysis industry.   We will conduct their interview anonymously (their names will not be given).   We at "Dialysis Talk" are respectful of all opinions.  They stated that they would like to give their side of the terminations that are going on everyday  in dialysis clinics nationwide.   Their Stance - It is justifiable  to terminate a patient using behavioral contracts.  Our Stance - It not justifiable to terminated  patients to die.  **We invited the ESRD Network but they declined our invitation.


    Patients are welcome to call in with any questions or comments.


     


    Frank discussions with Dialysis patient's, healthcare workers, doctors and clinics about care issues in Dialysis.


    An open forum to help patients and caregivers work together to improve training and the overall health of patients.


    Hosted by: Dialysis Advocates LLC


    15 years advocating, and consulting within dialysis care.


    For more information go to dialysisadvocates.com

  • 01:02

    Lessening the Suffering of Dialysis Patients Through Engagement

    in Health

    Dr. Robert A. Bear, is the author of "Sorrow's Reward" -interrelated tales from a fictional dialysis unit. While fictional, the stories are too close to the real day to day, lives of patients, Doctors and families. Dr. Bear, author of over 150 medical articles will discuss his reasons for these compelling stories told through the eyes and thoughts of his fictional characters.


     


    This book is a must read for anyone involved with Dialysis from Doctors, Technicians, Counselors, Patient and their families. "Dialysis Advocates"


    After many years in Nephrology as a Physician, Educator and Administrator he began to have questions about how Dialysis Care has evolved. Now that many clinics are run by large "For Profit" companies; are the patients, nursing staff and Doctors better off? What can and should be done to improve dialysis care. What are the responsibilities of patients in their care?


     


     

  • 00:18

    Dialysis Advocates trip to New York and Changes On the Horizon

    in Health

    Dialysis Talk with Dialysis Advocates about their trip to New York last week where they held talks with those interested in furthering the rights of Dialysis Patients and working conditions of those working in Dialysis.


    The Founders of Dialyis Advocates were interviewd for an upcomoing documentary under direction by Gordon Skinner an award winning Documentarian.


    Part of this discussion will cover changes to Dialysis Advocates website, formation of a 5013c Non-Profit organization, an 800 Abuse and Non-Compliance hot-line.


    For information go to http://dialysisadvocates.com/


     

  • 01:01

    Dialysis Talk "Dialysis tech answers patient's questions"

    in Health

    A dialysis technition gives patients the opportunity to get answers to the questions that they can't seem to get answers for from  staff in their clinics.


    Frank discussions with Dialysis patient's, healthcare workers, doctors and clinics about care issues in Dialysis.


    An open forum to help patients and caregivers work together to improve training and the overall health of patients.


    Hosted by: Dialysis Advocates LLC


    15 years advocating, and consulting within dialysis care.


    dialysisadvocates.com

  • 02:00

    Dialysis Talk "Meshon Daniels"

    in Health

    Meshon Daniels will be our guest on "Dialysis Talk".  We will have patients on the air live to ask questions and/or give their comments to our guest.


    Frank discussions with Dialysis patient's, healthcare workers, doctors and clinics about care issues in Dialysis.


    An open forum to help patients and caregivers work together to improve training and the overall health of patients.


    Hosted by: Dialysis Advocates LLC


    15 years advocating, and consulting within dialysis care.


    For more information go to dialysisadvocates.com

  • 01:59

    Dialysis Talk "Social Worker, Author and Dialysis Advocate Lisa Baxter"

    in Health

    This week’s guest is Lisa Baxter, a Dialysis patient, founder & CEO of Blessed Kidney Connections; a graduate of Empire State College with an associates degree in Human Services. She has 20 years of social services experience in diverse Human Services industries. Additionally, she has been a Community Social Work Advocate for over 20 years. In the past 5 years she became an advocate for kidney awareness and disease prevention which sparked her interest in initiating the Blessed Kidneys Connection Services. 


    She is the author of two books, “Through the Eyes of a Dialysis Patient" which depicts her personal experience with dialysis and "Melsey Brings Dialysis to Show and Tell" specifically for children.


    Ms. Baxter was selected for and has done kidneys Public Service Commercials.


    Join Dialysis Talk for an informative talk with Ms. Baxter on her insight to dialysis treatment from the Eyes of a Dialysis Patient and how she helps others through her own experience and Blessed Kidney Connections.


    Listen to the show at http://www.blogtalkradio.com/dialysisadvocates


    To call in to the show dial 347-859-3961


     


    Frank discussions with Dialysis patient's, healthcare workers, doctors and clinics about care issues in Dialysis.


    An open forum to help patients and caregivers work together to improve training and the overall health of patients.


    Hosted by: Dialysis Advocates LLC


    For more information go to dialysisadvocates.com

  • 01:03

    Living with Kidney Dialysis for Patients and Family with Dori Schatell

    in Health

    Dori Schatell is Executive Director of the non-profit Medical Education Institute, which conducts research and develops evidence-based educational materials to help people with kidney disease live as fully as possible.  She has worked in the renal field for 25 years, during which she has written and edited hundreds of educational pieces for patients and professionals, including the original DOQI anemia guidelines, the Core Curriculum for the Dialysis Technician, Kidney School, and many others, and directed development of the Home Dialysis Central website.  She is co-author, with Dr. John Agar, of the book, Help, I Need Dialysis! and worked with Dr. Agar and Beth Witten to develop a decision aid for dialysis called My Life, My Dialysis Choice.

  • 02:03

    Dialysis Talk "Patient to Patient"

    in Health

    Tips from patients to patients on how to understand the dialysis process and  how to be safe while receiving hemodialysis.


     


    Frank discussions with Dialysis patient's, healthcare workers, doctors and clinics about care issues in Dialysis.


    An open forum to help patients and caregivers work together to improve training and the overall health of patients.


    Hosted by: Dialysis Advocates LLC


    15 years advocating, and consulting within dialysis care.


    dialysisadvocates.com

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