Every person on dialysis has a care plan. Joanna Galeas is on Peritoneal Dialysis and talks about the importance of joining with your healthcare team in creating and developing a care plan. A Dialysis Care plan is a standard that the patient, doctor, nurse, social worker and dietitian to uses to review and note progress and make any changes as your health issues change. This may sound boring, but it can mean your life, so listen to Joanna explain how she is involved in her care plan and how that empowers her to enhance her own care and wellbeing.
You can also listen to the podcast on iTunes.
Hosted by Lori Hartwell
Lori Hartwell is the Founder & President of Renal Support Network (RSN) and the host of KidneyTalk®, a radio podcast show. Lori was diagnosed with kidney disease at the age of two. In 1993 she founded RSN to instill “health, happiness and hope” into the lives of those affected by chronic kidney disease. Lori is also the author of the inspirational book Chronically Happy: Joyful Living in Spite of Chronic Illness and is a four-time kidney transplant recipient.
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