Table 5.

Goals to be reviewed with patient upon completion of home hemodialysis training

1. Perform HD treatment per physician’s prescription
2. Contact the facility and/or the manufacturer with machine problems
3. Draw blood to be sent for routine testing, including pre- and post-treatment samples to calculate Kt/Vurea
4. Turn in home treatment logs regularly as required
5. Agree to visit nephrologist or attend home HD clinic at least once every 2 months
6. Order supplies on time
  • HD, hemodialysis.