Fresenius Medical Care North America, the nation's leading network of dialysis facilities, recently named its Fresenius Medical Care North Hudson facility, located at 1600 Willow Ave. in Hoboken, a Center of Excellence for achieving the highest standards in patient care in 2011. These annual awards recognize the facilities that perform the best, based on multiple objective measures of dialysis clinical quality.
All Fresenius Medical Care dialysis clinics share the company's UltraCare® mission of delivering excellent, patient-centered care through innovative programs, the latest technology, continuous quality improvement and a focus on superior customer service.
Fresenius Medical Care has established high standards of clinical quality company wide, in keeping with those published by the Kidney Disease Outcomes Quality Initiative (KDOQI) of the National Kidney Foundation. Fresenius Medical Care selects Center of Excellence facilities by reviewing patients' outcome measures such as dialysis adequacy, control of anemia, nutritional status, patient satisfaction and transplant education, among others.
For more information about this and other Fresenius Medical Care dialysis clinics, visit www.ultracare-dialysis.com (in English and Spanish) or call 1-866-4DIALYSIS (1-866-434-2597).