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    Way Back When…… (Throwback Thursday #tbt)

    Check out this image from back in 1975 when a self-care dialysis unit was opened at Winnipeg General Hospital. The unit was located on Bannatyne and trained patients to do their own treatments. Manitoba has offered dialysis services since the 1960s.

      Dedicated to Renal Pharmacy – Lori Wazny, Clinical Pharmacist, Manitoba Renal Program

      After 13 years with Manitoba Renal Program, Lori Wazny still can’t see herself being anywhere else. The clinical pharmacist was born and raised in Manitoba but ventured to Minnesota, Virginia and Ontario before making her way back to Winnipeg to work at Health Sciences Centre. “I love working with people and could not see myself…
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        MRP Staff at Western PD Days

        In case you missed it, MRP staff presentations made at Western PD Days can be found here. Click on the headline above for the youtube videos.

          Join Team MRP – Kidney Walk 2017

          We are putting together a team for this year’s Kidney Walk. Join us in raising awareness and supporting Kidney Foundation of Canada. The walk/run/bike event takes place Sunday, September 10th at 10 am. We welcome staff, patients, families and anyone who wants to join our team.

            MRP PATIENT REP COMMITTEE TAKEAWAY TIP

            Needle Pokes: At the May Patient Representative Committee Meeting, several patients expressed concern about the amount of times they are ‘needled’ for access to their bloodstream. They indicated that it can get quite painful when one person makes several attempts. MRP staff present at the meeting discussed with patients what the proper protocol is. A…
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