Tips from the Experts - Dialysis

December 26, 2012
by Nancy Ryerson, Staff Writer
6 Tips to Keep Dialysis Equipment Safe

Dialysis equipment tends to vary considerably from model to model, but technicians agree that there are a few universal problems end users and technicians should look out for. Home dialysis users should be especially careful to have regular preventive maintenance performed and to notify a technician at the first sign of any irregularity.

These tips are courtesy of Ken Brana, director of operations at Gia Medical; Jeff Ambrose, president of DiaMedical USA; and Richard Tagliagambe Jr., dialysis consultant at Dialysis4Career School of Hemodialysis.