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East Cheshire NHS Dialysis Unit

Your care is jointly provided between Fresenius Medical Care Renal Services LTD and The Department of Renal Medicine which is based at Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Hospital. Our objective is to increase the life expectancy and to improve the quality of life of patients with End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD).


About the center                          

Our center is open Monday to Saturday between the  hours of 06.30 – 18.00. We provide Haemodialysis (HD) and Haemodiafiltration (HDF) as per individualized patient prescription for patients with renal failure aged over 18 years. Holiday dialysis treatment (HD/HDF) is available and encouraged for stable patients visiting the local area where unit capacity permits. The dialysis stations are each equipped with an adjustable haemodialysis chair or bed, an individual television and Wi Fi is available. Refreshments such as tea, coffee, biscuits and sandwiches are provided during the patients dialysis.


The unit is nurse led and patient management is based on a team nursing approach. Each patient is allocated a named nurse. There will always be a Registered Nurse on duty with a recognized renal qualification and/or equivalent renal dialysis experience. Treatment is provided in accordance with the policies and procedures set out by Fresenius medical care Renal Services LTD in alignment with your referring NHS Renal Unit.  Patients are reviewed by the Consultant Nephrologist at center based clinics. The renal dietitian visits the unit to review and support patients.


More information

If you require any more information about our service please do not hesitate to contact the Clinic Manager on 01625 663073 or 01625 663088