Fresenius Medical Care North America Celebrates National Kidney Month with Donations of $195,000 to Support Educational Efforts and Home Dialysis Awareness

About Fresenius Medical Care North America
Fresenius Medical Care North America (FMCNA) is the premier healthcare company focused on providing the highest quality care to people with renal and other chronic conditions. Through its industry-leading network of dialysis facilities, outpatient cardiac and vascular labs and urgent care centers, Fresenius Medical Care North America provides coordinated healthcare services at pivotal care points for hundreds of thousands of chronically ill customers throughout the continent. As the world’s largest fully integrated renal company, it offers specialty pharmacy and laboratory services, and manufactures and distributes the most comprehensive line of dialysis equipment, disposable products and renal pharmaceuticals. For more information, visit the FMCNA website at https://fmcna.com.

About Medical Education Institute
Founded 25 years ago in 1993, MEI is a national 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to helping people with chronic diseases learn to manage and improve their health. MEI fulfills its mission by conducting research, developing evidence-based educational materials for consumers and health professionals, and advocating for patient-centered policies. MEI is funded through corporate sponsorships, fee-for-service contracts, product sales, and donations. Tax-deductible contributions can be made through MEI’s website, www.mei.org.

About the Renal Support Network
The Renal Support Network (RSN), a national 501(c)(3) was founded by Lori Hartwell. RSN empowers people in all stages of chronic kidney disease and their families to become knowledgeable about their illness, proactive in their care, hopeful about their future and make friendships that last a lifetime. Learning from another patient’s experience and point of wisdom to navigate care is vital for success. RSN’s hopeful and life-enriching, patient-centered programs help people who have kidney disease and their families know they can survive and thrive with this illness. Learn more at www.RSNhope.org.