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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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      Community Kidney Education

      Join MRP Kidney Health Outreach team members at the Philippine Canadian Centre of Manitoba on June 26 & 27th to talk about kidney health. Find out if you are at risk of developing kidney disease and what steps you can take to prevent kidney disease or get diagnosed in the early stages. We will be…
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        WRHA System Transitions

        Winnipeg Regional Health Authority has announced more detailed plans on how it will consolidate some services to improve patient access to the most appropriate, high-quality care. There is no impact on patient access to dialysis treatment or kidney health clinics. Dialysis services will continue at St. Boniface, Seven Oaks and Health Sciences Centre hospitals. Helpful…
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          From Aerospace to Dialysis Technology

          Meet MRP’s Victor Garcia – Supervisor, Dialysis Technology, HSC Renal Program It was just over 17 years ago when Victor Garcia made a significant career change that led him to working with Manitoba Renal Program (MRP). After working with Bristol Aerospace, Garcia moved onto Lockheed Martin as a lead technologist and worked on projects including…
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            MRP Hiring Transition Coordinator

            See the job posting here.