Monthly Archives: April 2017

May Recipe of the Month

May 2017 recipe is up! A convenient kidney friendly option: slow cooker pulled pork.

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MRP Efficiency & Effectiveness

As part of the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority and Manitoba’s health system, MRP has been asked to explore potential cost-savings within the program while ensuring efforts improve efficiency and effectiveness without negatively impacting quality of care.

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2017 CORR Report – How Manitoba Compares to Canada

Each year the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) compiles and releases Canadian Organ Replacement Register (CORR) information which outlines the state of organ transplants and kidney failure in Canada (excluding Quebec).

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Raising Awareness About Organ Donation

Help Manitoba reach 20,000 sign ups on our organ donor registry signupforlife.ca. National Organ & Tissue Donation Awareness Week is Apr. 23 – 29. Spread the word and encourage Manitobans to sign up!

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Can-SOLVE CKD

MRP is proud to be part of a national initiative to improve kidney health care alongside patient partners. Learn more.

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Recipe of the Month

Kidney friendly Chicken & Apple Curry recipe is our April recipe of the month.

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MRP Nursing Journal Club – May

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MRP Nursing Journal Club (Allied Health and Physicians welcome) Dr. Louis-Phillipe Girard: “The management of ADPKD is changing: Are you ready?” May 29, 950 Portage Avenue 17:00 – 19:00 For those unable to attend in person: 1400-1500 open Telehealth session available upon request. Objectives: To present an overview of ADPKD and to briefly review extra-renal…
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Chicken & Apple Curry

Ingredients: 8 skinless, boneless chicken breasts 1/4 teaspoon black pepper 2 medium apples, peeled, cored, and finely chopped 2 small onions, chopped 1 garlic clove, minced 3 tablespoons butter 1 tablespoon curry powder 1/2 tablespoon dried basil 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1 cup low- sodium chicken broth 1 cup rice milk, unenriched Method    Preheat oven…
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Peritoneal Dialysis Workshops

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Friday, March 24, 2017 Thursday, April 27, 2017 Thursday, May 25, 2017 Tuesday, June 27, 2017 09:00 – 15:00 – NA383 700 McDermot Avenue, IMS Building, Health Sciences Centre This 1 day workshop will provide participants with theoretical and learning lab experience for CAPD (Twin Bag) and Night Cycler/CCPD Demonstration with Questions and Answers. Registration…
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MRP at Western Canada PD Days

MRP Medical Director Mauro Verrelli and MRP staff Berlene Villanueva, Bonnie Futros and Rupinder Sandhu are presenting at Western Canada PD Days in Vancouver over the next two days.

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Spring 2017 Lean Keen Kidney Machines

This introduction physical activity and lifestyle awareness program offers 10 weeks of exercise and education for new renal patients with all stages of CKD. Spring session starts soon: Wellness Institute – 1075 Leila Ave Thursdays: April 27 – June 29 – 2 pm – 4 pm Reh-Fit Centre – 1390 Taylor Ave Fridays: April 215…
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