SC 4/4 CKD Class

To better manage your kidney disease, Avantus Renal Therapy-Newport Superior Dialysis will be offering educational seminars on the first Tuesday of each month in Newport Beach CA.  The semnars will make you aware of the different types of dialysis and offer crucial information regarding the choices available to treat your kidney disease.  Meet with a Social Worker, Renal Dietitian, Access Coordinator and Dialysis Nurse.  Family & friends are welcome.  Find details at http://www.esrdnetwork18.org/events/chronic-kidney-disease-class-every-1st-tuesday-month-200pm/ .

SC 2/26 Free Kidney Health Check

NKF will sponsor a free kidney health check in Los Angeles on February 26, 2017.  For more information see the poster, Are You the 1 in 3 at Risk for Kidney Disease? at  http://www.esrdnetwork18.org/docs-events/KEEP_Flyer_WLCAC_TLinsay_SC_Eng_Jan_10.pdf .  Keep an eye on the Network 18 Calendar at http://www.esrdnetwork18.org/events/ to stay up to date on other southern California events of interest to patients.

SC 1/10 Free Kidney Health Check

NKF will sponsor free kidney health checks in Los Angeles on January 10 and February 26, 2017.  For more information see the poster, Are You the 1 in 3 at Risk for Kidney Disease? at  http://www.esrdnetwork18.org/docs-events/KEEP_Flyer_WLCAC_TLinsay_SC_Eng_Jan_10.pdf .  Keep an eye on the Network 18 Calendar at http://www.esrdnetwork18.org/events/ to stay up to date on other southern California events of interest to patients.

SC Dec. Patient Support Groups

December 2016 Patient Support Group Meetings in southern California include:

  • 12/6 Loma Linda (San Bernardino County), Kidney/Pancreas Support Group, in English 
  • 12/7 La Jolla (San Diego County), Scripps Liver/Kidney Support Group, in English 
  • 12/9 Loma Linda (San Bernardino County) Kidney/Pancreas Support Group, in Spanish 
  • 12/10 Lake Forest (Orange County), Saddleback Church Kidney Support Group, in English 
  • 12/11 Playa Vista (LA County), Westside Kidney Support Group, in English and Spanish 
  • 12/14 Visalia (Tulare County), Valley Renal Support Group, in English and Spanish 
  • 12/17 Panorama City and Santa Clarita (Los Angeles County), Kidneys Quest Foundation, in English and Spanish 
  • 12/21 San Fernando (Los Angeles County), Kidneys Quest Foundation, in English and Spanish 
  • 12/24 Santa Clarita (Los Angeles County), Kidneys Quest Foundation, in English and Spanish 
  • 12/25 Glendale (LA County), Renal Support Network, in English 
  • 12/26 Lake Forest (Orange County), Saddleback Church Kidney Support Group, in English 

For details on the meeting, location, and who to call for more information, see http://www.esrdnetwork18.org/patients/support-groups/ .  Meetings are listed by County on this web page.

For patient educational meetings, see the Patient Calendar link at the top of this page.

SC 11/16 CNSW Workshop

The CNSW Greater Los Angeles Chapter will present their Semi-Annual Workshop in Burbank November 16, 2016.  Topics will include PHQ & KDQOL surveys, Medi-Cal, and suicide.  Three CEUs will be available.  For details see https://s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/nwrn.org/files/N/CNSW.LA.1116.FLYER.pdf , and register at https://s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/nwrn.org/files/N/CNSW.LA.1116.Reg.pdf .

SC Oct. Patient Support Groups

October 2016 Patient Support Group Meetings in southern California include:

  • 10/4 Loma Linda (San Bernardino County), Kidney/Pancreas Support Group, in English 
  • 10/5 La Jolla (San Diego County), Scripps Liver/Kidney Support Group, in English 
  • 10/8 Lake Forest (Orange County), Saddleback Church Kidney Support Group, in English 
  • 10/9 Playa Vista (LA County), Westside Kidney Support Group, in English and Spanish 
  • 10/12 Visalia (Tulare County), Valley Renal Support Group, in English and Spanish 
  • 10/14 Loma Linda (San Bernardino County) Kidney/Pancreas Support Group, in Spanish 
  • 10/15 Panorama City, Santa Clarita, and San Fernando (all Los Angeles County), Kidneys Quest Foundation, in English and Spanish
  • 10/23 Glendale (LA County), Renal Support Network, in English 
  • 10/24 Lake Forest (Orange County), Saddleback Church Kidney Support Group, in English 

For details on the meeting, location, and who to call for more information, see http://www.esrdnetwork18.org/patients/support-groups/ . Note that meetings are sorted by County on this web page. 

For patient educational meetings, see the Patient Calendar link at the top of this page.