Windows had been shined, floors buffed, and equipment placed just right. Food was set up, attendees invited, and a bouquet of flowers was wrapped up for a special honoree. January 14 was the day the Renal Center of Hamilton opened its doors to the community for an Open House.
Renal Adventures is the quarterly patient newsletter that features information and tips for dialysis patients at RVM facilities. RVM CEO Larry Chatfield's column covers 2015 accomplishments. Chief Medical Officer Dr. George Aronoff's column discusses the transition of RVM clinics to DaVita Kidney Care.
Made possible by the RV Difference committee and Renal Ventures dietitians, the Positively Protein cookbook was distributed to all centers and Port Arthur staff held lobby days on November 23 and 24 to promote it to patients.
Stuart S. Kassan, M.D., medical director of the Infusion Center of Denver and Chief Medical Officer of Multispecialty Physician Partners, was awarded with the American College of Rheumatology’s (ACR) Paulding Phelps Award. The award is a reflection of Dr. Kassan’s outstanding contributions to the advancement of rheumatology.
Clinical Educator P. Dianne McGinnis had an idea. Outside her classroom at North Denton, the sun was shining and she wanted to take her New Hire (Inexperienced) class of six outdoors to enjoy it. Next on the syllabus was renal anatomy, and thus was born the game "Pass that Stone."