Kidney Disease

kidney heath

"Chronic kidney disease, also called chronic kidney failure, describes the gradual loss of kidney function. Your kidneys filter wastes and excess fluids from your blood, which are then excreted in your urine. When chronic kidney disease reaches an advanced stage, dangerous levels of fluid, electrolytes and wastes can build up in your body." - Mayo Clinic

Locations

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Cumberland Dialysis Unit

2696 Windermere Ave
Cumberland, B.C.
V0R 1S0

250-331-8617

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Nanaimo Community Dialysis Facility

3-1351 Estevan Rd
Nanaimo, B.C.
V9S 3Y3

250-739-5840

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Nanaimo Kidney Care and Transplant Clinic

#7 – 1588 Boundary Cres
Nanaimo, B.C.
V9S 5K8

250-739-5828

News & Events

Island Health Magazine 2020 Special Edition

Island Health Magazine 2020 Special Edition

This issue pays tribute to our communities and health care heroes. Also included are articles and information on COVID-19.

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#DifferentTogether Pledge

#DifferentTogether Pledge


"If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.” – Desmond Tutu

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Ingrid Cline, Chemainus Health Care Centre

Island Health ambassadors protect patients, staff and physicians from COVID-19

Bev Groenewold is by nature a friendly person, but the pediatric nurse at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital typically doesn’t greet people at the front doors of the facility.

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