Dialysis

Convenient, Comfortable & State-of-the-Art Services ~

 

Eastern Niagara Hospital (ENH) offers outpatient kidney dialysis services at its Inter-Community Site in Newfane.  This service was established by the Hospital in 2010 in an effort to enhance the continuum of care and to improve the lives of individuals from the community who are experiencing chronic kidney disorders.

 

Under the direction of the Hospital, this patient-centered unit is operated by nephrologists, nursing professionals, technicians, a dietitian and social worker, all who are experienced in this profession.  The facility utilizes state-of-the-art equipment in a modern, safe and comfortable setting designed to provide the highest levels of comfort for patients.

 

Services are provided for newly diagnosed patients, as well as individuals requiring maintenance treatments for chronic kidney failure.  The unit is conveniently located near the west entrance of the Hospital to facilitate easy access for patients requiring outside transportation.

 

Dialysis Services Include:                     

 

§      Staff-assisted dialysis

§      Services with licensed social workers

§      Nutritional counseling

§      Renal disease education and care for all disease stages.

 

 

Hours of Operation ~

 

ENH’s outpatient dialysis unit is open Monday – Saturday from 5:30 AM to 7:30 PM, offering a choice of three time shifts for patients in need of services. The total time required for dialysis ranges from three to four hours, three days per week, depending on the physician’s orders.

 

For more information, call (716) 778-5071 Ext. 4575