The country’s largest dialysis providers are joining forces to protect some of the most vulnerable patients during the coronavirus pandemic.Read More
By Sandy LaMotte
What are the telling signs that you may have the novel coronavirus, also known as Covid-19?Read More
American Kidney Fund Launches Coronavirus Emergency Fund to Help Low-Income Dialysis and Transplant PatientsPosted OnMarch 20, 2020 by
The American Kidney Fund (AKF) has established a Coronavirus Emergency Fund to provide critically needed financial assistance to low-income U.S. dialysis and transplant patients who are facing unexpected expenses as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.Read More
Kevin Cmunt, CEO of Gift of Hope, recently spoke with Health News Alliance about the formation of the alliance, the state of kidney care in Illinois and efforts to address the disparity in care.
Illinois Kidney Care Alliance formed to educate and advocate; patient vulnerability cited. CHICAGO (February 4, 2020) – In an effort to highlight the needs of people with kidney disease, several organizations announced today the creation of the Illinois Kidney Care Alliance (IKCA), a coalition of health advocates and professionals, community and patient groups, providers and…Read More