Dialysis Danger: Why Location Matters for Some Kidney Patients
Where dialysis patients get their treatment plays an important role in mortality and infection risk
By Nesita Kwan and Katy Smyser
Unit 5 and our partners at ProPublica.com have uncovered new data showing that the decision on where you get your treatment plays an important role. ProPublica arranged the data to make it possible for you to search and find information like a clinic?s mortality and infection rates. Originally aired Wednesday. This story was published April 18, 2012 at 10 p.m.
Wednesday, Jan 8, 2014 Updated at 11:47 AM CDT