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  • Dialysis

  • Quality Care with Comfort

    Our two outpatient dialysis centers, accredited by the Joint Commission and equipped with the most advanced technology, offer adult and pediatric dialysis, as well as home dialysis and peritoneal dialysis.

    Multidisciplinary teams that comprise physicians, social workers, dieticians, nurses and patient care technicians, provide clinical care with the patients' comfort and convenience in mind.

     
    Rhode Island Hospital’s outpatient dialysis program cares for patients with chronic kidney disease. Learn more about the program, which includes a new, state of the art dialysis center in East Providence.

    Benefits for patients at our Outpatient Dialysis Centers:

    • An 18-chair unit (Providence) and a 12-chair unit (East Providence) provide plenty of space for patient care.
    • Each chair comes with its own television.
    • We offer free wireless internet access.
    • A low patient-to-staff ratio ensures personalized care.
    • We offer extended hours to accommodate patient schedules.

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    Medical Director

    Douglas Shemin, MDMedical director Douglas Shemin, MD is the interim director of the division of kidney diseases and hypertension at University Medicine, Rhode Island and The Miriam hospitals, and The Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University, where he is also an associate professor of medicine. In addition, Shemin is chairman of the board of directors of the End Stage Renal Disease Network of New England. His main clinical and research interests are end stage kidney failure and renal replacement therapy.