In The News

The Doctor Weighs In November 10, 2015
Advances in Hemodialysis

Turlock Journal November 6, 2015
Kidney screening service coming to Turlock

Community Impact October 16, 2015
In the News: Satellite Healthcare

Nephrology News & Issues October 9, 2015
Dialysis providers shift towards single-use dialyzers

Press Democrat October 2, 2015
A Santa Rosa man finds a career path (archived here)

California Healthcare News October 2, 2015
Home Hemodialysis Enhances Patients’ Health and Quality of Life (archived here)

CBS Houston September 17, 2015
Houston Nurse Finds Working With Patients And Families Fulfilling (archived here)

KSBW August 28, 2015
Addressing Chronic Kidney Disease

KSBW August 14, 2015
Elias on the Freedom Tour at our Satellite Healthcare Gilroy location

Home Dialysis Central August 6, 2015
Empowered to do ‘what I want to do’ despite diabetic ESRD (archived here)

Nephrology News & Issues May, 2015
Wellbound Patient Travels Cross-Country (archived here)

Mercer Space April 30, 2015
Dialysis doesn’t keep her down (archived here)

CBS Sacramento April 20, 2015
Sacramento Nurse Was Inspired By Dialysis Center That Saved Lives Of Family Members

Nephrology News April 9, 2015
The chronic disease self-management program – A pilot study in patients undergoing hemodialysis (archived here)

La Voz April 7, 2015
7 Magic Foods Designed to Keep Your Kidneys Healthy (archived here)

San Jose Mercury News March 25, 2015
Los Gatos: Coplon an innovator in dialysis treatments (archived here)

Peer Kidney Care Initiative March 12, 2015
Thousands of Years of Life Gained from Improved Survival in Dialysis Patients (archived here)

Chicago Tribune February 26, 2015
Deadly kidney disease can make a sneak attack (archived here)

CBS Houston February 15, 2015
Nurse Credits Education For Success Of Dialysis Awareness In Houston - (archived here)

Radio Health Journal January 8, 2015
Issues of Kidney Disease Podcast

Santa Cruz Sentinel January 3, 2015
Satellite Healthcare’s grassroots philanthropy serves up cooking classes (archived here)

Santa Cruz Sentinel November 16, 2014
Paper with a purpose

Latino Times October 16, 2014
The Importance of CKD Awareness in the Hispanic Community (archived here)

CBS Chicago September 22, 2014
Men Are Increasingly Choosing The Nursing Profession In Chicago (archived here)

CBS San Francisco September 22, 2014
A Career In Nursing Is More Than ‘Just A Job’ According To A San Francisco RN (archived here)

California Healthcare News September 08, 2014
Dialysis Patients in Rural California Need Better Access to Care (archived here)

The Press Democrat August 22, 2014
Two Nonprofits Partner to Expand Meal Delivery Program (archived here)

Advance Healthcare Network August 20, 2014
EHR in Dialysis (archived here)

Home Dialysis Central August 15, 2014
The Kidney-Friendly Garden (Instructional PDF)

Milpitas Post July 8, 2014
Dialysis center joins Kidney Walk (archived here)

KQED June 20, 2014
Saline: A Simple Resource Not Always Easy To Come By (archived here)

Home Dialysis Central June 20, 2014
Satellite Wellbound Of San Mateo Partners With Beauty School To Pamper Patients (archived here)

Association for Talent Development May 8, 2014
Stop the Gen Y Revolving Door (archived here)

California Healthcare News May 6, 2014
Satellite Healthcare Celebrates 40 Years (archived here)

Willow Glenn Resident April 30, 2014
Satellite Healthcare Celebrates 40 Years (archived here)

Gentry Health April, 2014
Four Decades of Care (archived here)

Modesto Bee March 30, 2014
Health Care Group Honored

Health Tech Zone March 26, 2014
Satellite Healthcare's SPIN Preferred by Medical Professionals

Home Dialysis Central March 26, 2014
Dietitian Credits Satellite Healthcare

Geeks News Desk March 20, 2014
Survey of Healthcare Professionals Names Satellite Healthcare's SPIN as a Top Electronic Medical Record System

MarinScope March, 2014
Satellite offers all-hours dialysis

La Voz March, 2014
Hispanic Community At Risk For Kidney Disease

CBS Houston January 27, 2014
Houston Nurse Helps to Educate Her Patients On Personal Care

MergerMarket October 15, 2013
Satellite Healthcare Welcomes Target Ideas and Would-Be Partner Approaches, CEO Says

Journal & Courier October 11, 2013
Dialysis Patients Write to Congress to Stop Decrease in Medicare Funding for Treatment

Advance Healthcare for NP & PA October 11, 2013
Nocturnal Dialysis

AARP September 2013
Take Your Life Back, Go Home - Life on Home Dialysis caregivers prospective from Lafayette, IN. (Archived here)

SF KRON 4 August 2, 2013
News story of possible BART strike's effect on dialysis patients

Advance for Nurses June 24, 2013
Nocturnal, In-Home Dialysis - (archived here)

Home Dialysis Central June 17, 2013
Spotlight on Travel - (archived here)

Austin American Statesman May 23, 2013
2013 Kidney Walk set for Saturday - (archived here)

WCBS Radio (New York City/New Jersey) April 5, 2013
Health and Wellbeing Report: Interview with WellBound Clinical Manager Eileen MacFarlanee - (archived here)

Marin Independent Journal ( April 3 2013
Free screening to be held for Marin residents at risk for kidney disease - (archived here)

The Sunday New York Times March 31, 2013
Profile: Mark Burke, CEO, Satellite Healthcare - (archived here)

LA Talk Radio 980 March, 2013
During National Kidney Month 2013, Satellite Renal Dietitian Lubna Akbany discussed kidney health

Home Dialysis Central March 26, 2013
Satellite Patient Dadi Ding: Why Daily Home Hemodialysis?

Chicago Sun Times March 26, 2013
Dialysis center offers comfortable atmosphere and quality care - (archived here)

Hays Free Press March 13, 2013
Living Life by the Drop (Satellite Dialysis Patient Feature) - (archived here)

Market Watch/Wall Street Journal March 7, 2013
Satellite Healthcare Celebrates National Kidney Month, World Kidney Day with Free Blood Pressure Screenings

Glenview Patch February 21, 2013
Glenview Gets Satellite Healthcare In-Center Dialysis Clinic - (archived here)

Time Online December 6, 2012
Lessons from Superstorm Sandy - (archived here)

Nurse Without Borders October 29, 2012
Interview with Peggy DePascal - (archived here)

San Leandro Patch October 29, 2012
San Leandro Dialysis Center Sets Standard in Emergency Preparedness

Central Valley Business Journal, October 2, 2012
A Survivor’s Tale: Life’s mountains climbed step at a time

Home Dialysis Central, August 27, 2012
Faith, hope, and autonomy in the face of adversity

Santa Cruz Sentinel, August 4, 2012
Capitola's Satellite Dialysis fills need for vital service

South GatePatch, May 21, 2012
Local Clinic Witnesses After Effect of Bad Kidney Treatments from Abroad

SKRCA 62, May 11, 2012
KRCA Video about Satellite Dialysis in South Gate

South GatePatch, April 16, 2012
South Gate Clinic Battling Surge in Hispanic Kidney Disease

Capitola-Soquel Patch, March 7, 2012
Landmark Dialysis Center Opening in Capitola

CBS-NYC, November 24, 2011
Profile on Satellite Patient Tom Martinez

Mountain View Voice, October 20, 2011
Hospital announces new dialysis partnership

Renal Business Today, September, 2011
Rising Towards Nurse Leadership

Palo Alto Daily News, August 16, 2011
Play about Holocaust survivor is a 'swan song' for 85-year-old Palo Alto man (Feature on Actor/Playwright Malcolm White, SHC Patient)

Palo Alto Weekly, August 5, 2011
A Life on Stage (Feature on Actor/Playwright Malcolm White, SHC Patient)

Nephrology News & Issues, July 2011
A Different Kind of Sleepover: In-center Nocturnal

Austin Statesman, June 12, 2011
More kidney patients doing dialysis at home

The Fayette County Record, June 7, 2011
Local Becomes Medical Pioneer (Satellite WellBound Patient)

California Healthcare News, June 2011
Preparing Dialysis Centers for Self-sufficiency in an Emergency

Santa Cruz Sentinel, May 12, 2011
City Council overturns denial for dialysis center permit

Peritoneal Dialysis International, March 2011
Peritonitis and Zoonosis: Your Best Friend Sometimes Isn’t!

Nephrology Times, February 2011
Come Together: In environment of increasing consolidation, nephrologist founds independent practice association

Renal Business Today, December 30, 2010
RBT Roundtable: More Frequent Dialysis

Morgan Hill Times, November 30, 2010
Dialysis center adds convenience

Nephrology News & Issues, September 2010
Perceptions about renal replacement therapy among nephrology professionals

Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal, June 18, 2010
Nonprofit dialysis center opens in South San Jose

Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal, April 16, 2010
Growth in dialysis industry has Satellite Healthcare expanding its space in San Jose

Merced County Times, March 11, 2010
Kidney Patients Get New Dialysis Center

Merced Sun-Star, February 22, 2010
Dialysis center here to serve Merced patients

Skokie Review, February 1, 2010
Dialysis patient advocates for home treatment

Kidney Konnections, November 2009
Focused on Dialysis Options

AT HOME with aakp, November 2009
Dialysis While You Sleep - An Alternative Therapy

Journal & Courier Online, August 18, 2009
Portable dialysis treatment helping patients

WLFI-TV News Channel 18, May 26, 2009
Daily home hemodialysis as a treatment option

Italian Tribune, April 23, 2009
Kidney Specialist Now a Patient

ABC 7 News, December 2008
Satellite Healthcare/Affymax Hematide Clinical Trials
By Carolyn Johnson

Renal Business Today, December 2008
Keeping the Momentum
By Keith Chartier

ABC 7 News, May 2008
By Carolyn Johnson

CBS Radio, April 2008
Issues Program: Self Dialysis (MP3)
By Walt Shaw

Vallejo Times-Herald, March 28, 2008
Compassionate care at home

By Tony Burchyns

San Mateo County Times, March 2008
Despite advantages, home dialysis slow to grow
By Suzanne Bohan

San Mateo Daily News, February 2008
Home dialysis offers new lease on life
By Suzanne Bohan

At Home with AAKP, October 2007
Increasing Self-Care Dialysis Adoption: The Role of Patient Education and Identification
By Maureen Holland, RN, CNN and Ginger Myers, RN

Health Executive, October 2007
Corporate Spotlight: Satellite Healthcare
By Kristine Ellis

Sacramento Business Journal, October 19, 2007
Kidney Dialysis Treatment Makes House Calls
By Kathy Robertson

Part Two of Nephronline's Renal Business Blog about WellBound
How home treatment has really changed the lives of dialysis patients. CEO Marc Branson told he prefers to work with "nephrology evangelists" who share his mindset. He wants patients to be literate and for education to begin well before treatment. This could be where the importance of joint ventures with community clinics come in.

Excerpt from "The Renal Business Beat" a Weekly Blog
Set out to change the lives of ESRD patients, WellBound, the Nation's first chain of home dialysis clinics, is offering education and training about chronic kidney disease and dialysis option.
By Bittina Larson, Assistant Editor

Newstalk 1530 KFBK, Sacramento, October 17, 2007
Optimism in the medical community that home dialysis machines will give those who have kidney problems a better life. The devices are rolling out this week in Sacramento.(MP3)
By Erin Covey

Renal Business Today, May 2007
Pre-Dialysis CKD Patient Education
By Marc Branson

Renal Business Today,September/October 2006
Interview with WellBound CEO Marc Branson

The staff at my Satellite Dialysis is awesome!”
– Patient