Teasing a smile out of our patients

Nephrologists and dialysis nurses have a very special relationship with their patients. They see each other three times a week for four or more hours. They know about their responsibility for the patients and our patients know it as well. They know about each other’s family, future plans and the latest trick the dog learnt….

Dialysis nurse for one day – Fruzsina’s Work Experience at Forest Hill

Recently Diaverum UK tried out an experiment: Dawn Moller, Nursing Director UK, encouraged nurses to “Take Your Child to Work”. Fruzina Jerabekne, the 18 years old daughter of Forest Hill deputy clinic manager Rea, took the opportunity and now shares her experience with us… “I’ve had the pleasure of doing one week of work experience…

We in Diaverum – Leonetta Kirchhoff, dialysis nurse

Being a dialysis nurse is a highly responsible and rewarding job. We have had a look over the shoulders of Leonetta “Leo” Kirchhoff showing us her daily job as a dialysis nurse in our Diaverum kidney centre MVZ Dialyse Alter Teichweg in Germany. Enjoy!

d.ACADEMY Physicians Training Curriculum in Saudi Arabia

The first Physicians Training Curriculum of d.ACADEMY was successfully held in Saudi Arabia, with attendance from 80 Diaverum doctors, renowned speakers, authorities and external guests. The d.ACADEMY Physician Training Curriculum in Saudi Arabia started with an inauguration ceremony hosted by Prof. Ayman Karkar. The Director General of Health Affairs Eastern Province, Dr. Khalid Al-Shaibani participated….

Postcards from San Diego – Diaverum @ ASN Kidney Week

New logo, innovative care concept and fruitful talks – looking back a successful days at the epicenter of the renal care community. ASN (American Society of Nephrology) Kidney Week is THE major nephrology congress in the world. Future trends in renal care such as new technologies, the introduction of smaller, wearable equipment for both, HD…

Diaverum Lithuania acquires the second centre in Vilnius

The 16th dialysis centre has joined Diaverum network in Lithuania at the end of October. The new dialysis centre is located to the North from the city centre of Vilnius, Lithuania’s capital city. With this acquisition Diaverum Lithuania operates 16 clinics and provides service to more than 410 patients in the country. Diaverum Seskine currently…

Special art exhibition in our Koscierzyna clinic in Poland

The 80th birthday of one of its patients was the perfect occasion for Poland’s Koscierzyna centre to display his artistic skills. On 29 September, a special art exhibition took place in Diaverum’s centre in Koscierzyna to celebrate the 80th birthday of Mr Michal — a patient who has been on haemodialysis for over seven years….

Happy Birthday to Australia’s Diamond Valley Dialysis Clinic

Diaverum Australia’s Diamond Valley clinic has recently turned 21 – a good reason to celebrate, the team thought. Of course everyone was very proud at the event but also a little bit sentimental. Here is their report: “We celebrated this occasion in style at the local Greensborough RSL Club with afternoon tea ,a birthday cake…