DaVita launches online patient health portal

By: Steve Wednesday July 18, 2012 0 comments Tags: DaVita, DaVita Health Portal, Kent Thiry, myDaVita.com

DaVita Inc logoDENVER - DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA) announced new features on myDaVita.com to help dialysis patients better manage their health.

The enhanced patient website offers a kidney disease social networking experience paired with a patient health portal and kidney diet helper application, the company said.

DaVita patients can securely access the new DaVita Health Portal on myDaVita.com to help understand and manage their kidney care. The application is accessible anywhere patients have an Internet connection through a computer, including DaVita dialysis centers.

"At DaVita, we're committed to improving our patients' quality of life and their quality of care," said Kent Thiry, DaVita's chairman and CEO. "The enhanced myDaVita.com and the DaVita Health Portal are designed to empower patients and create an online community for patients and caregivers."

Through the DaVita Health Portal, patients can track and view graphs of weight and lab results; view medications; print and share health reports with family, caregivers and physicians; and access tracking sheets for recording peritoneal dialysis treatment information.

For more information, visit www.davita.com.


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