Monthly Archives: January 2018

WRHA Indigenous Health – Resource Coordination

An example of when to use WRHA Indigenous Health – Patient Services: A 48 year-old Indigenous woman is relocating to Winnipeg from a northern community to start hemodialysis. She is known to the staff as she had been followed in kidney health clinic for five years. The patient’s husband accompanied her to Winnipeg to support…
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Changes Coming to MRP Policies & Procedures Structure

Please note that we will be changing the numbering and organization of the MRP Policies & Procedures in about four weeks’ time. The actual policies and content will remain the same – only numbering and which heading the policy is housed under will change. The new numbering and organization is hoped to make it easier…
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Chicken Rice Soup

Ingredients: Long grain white rice, uncooked                       2/3 cup Onion, minced                                                        1 tablespoon Fresh parsley, minced                                           1 tablespoon Carrots, chopped*                                                 1 cup Chicken breast, cooked                                        2 chicken breasts (roughly 8 ounces) Butter                                                                        2 tablespoons All-purpose white flour                                        ¼ cup Low-sodium chicken broth                                 7 cups   Preparation: Combine rice with 2 cups chicken broth and ½ cup…
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Change of Address? Let us know.

If your address or contact information changes, please let us know as soon as possible.  It is very important for us to have all the right information about where you are living and how to get a hold of you. By letting us know of any changes, we can continue to provide the best and…
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Renal Program Switching to ‘Online’ Priming in Several Hemodialysis Units

After planning and preparation, Manitoba Renal Program is set to roll out a new way of priming in-centre dialysis machines. Previously, additional saline bags were brought to the machine and used to prime the blood lines and dialyzer before a patient’s treatment. Now, the machine will use the dialysate it creates and an existing connector…
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Registration Open for Winter Session of Lean Keen Kidney Machines

MRP patients can sign up for our winter session! Lean Keen Kidney Machines is a program that helps people living with kidney disease learn how to incorporate more activity into their lives. All skill/activity levels welcome!

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