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Staff Portal

The new MRP Staff Portal is essentially ready for use by all staff. You can find the portal here. A blue button will be available in the upper right hand side of the website (see image) shortly to ensure easy access to the portal.

Journal Club: November 28th

The next Journal Club is happening November 28, 2017 with both an evening, in-person session and a daytime telehealth session. This journal club features Dr. Fabrice Mac-Way on Management of Bone Disease in CKD: Do Something New with Something Old?

Baby Steps to Big Gains – How an Exercise Class for People with Kidney Disease is Changing Lives

For almost three years Gordon Thurston has been receiving dialysis three times a week. Before his kidneys failed, exercise was never a priority but when he heard about an exercise class for dialysis patients, he decided to try it. “This Lean Keen Kidney Machine program – it’s helped me a lot.” Thurston says he has…
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From Sick to Fit – How One Dialysis Nurse Turned His Health Around

Meet your MRP: Jaynor Kahal, RN, SOGH Dialysis Jaynor Kahal was working as a nurse in a Seven Oaks General Hospital (SOGH) dialysis unit when he started to feel dizzy and unwell. He asked a coworker to take his blood pressure and discovered his numbers were sky high. He was admitted to emergency where he…
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Fall Peritoneal Dialysis Workshops for MRP Staff

Next Sessions & Registration Forms: Sept 28, Oct 26, Nov 23, Dec 14 Peritoneal Dialysis workshops are being offered on a monthly basis to staff interested in learning more about this modality of renal replacement therapy. These sessions provide an overview of PD as well as learning lab experience with both CAPD and APD. For…
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