Our home therapy expert staff tailors dialysis treatments to individual needs.

  • Personalized Care. Specialty-certified nurses personally train each patient to perform their own treatments at home.
  • Talk to a Real Person Any Time. WellBound gives patients and their families the peace of mind that they can ask for help no matter when.
  • Better LIFE™ Wellness Education. WellBound offers a range of free Better LIFE™ Wellness Education classes to pre-dialysis CKD patients and their families.

Annual Dialysis Conference: February 27 - March 1, 2016

Location: Seattle, WA

California Dialysis Council Annual Conference: April 7-9, 2016

Location: Palm Springs, CA

RPA Annual Meeting: March 17-20, 2016

Location: Phoenix, AZ

NKF Kidney Walk - Phoenix, AZ: April 17, 2016

Location: Phoenix, AZ

NKF Spring Clinical Conference: April 27 - May 1, 2016

Location: Boston, MA

ANNA National Symposium: May 1-4, 2016

Location: Louisville, KY​

NKF Kidney Walk - San Francisco, CA: May 22, 2016

Location: San Francisco, CA

NKF Kidney Walk - San Jose, CA: June 4, 2016

Location: San Jose, CA

NKF Kidney Walk - San Ramon (East SF Bay), CA: June 5, 2016

Location: San Ramon (East SF Bay), CA​

NKF Kidney Walk - Indianapolis, ID: June 11, 2016

Location: Indianapolis, ID

ANNA Fall Meeting: October 8-10, 2016

Location: San Diego, CA​

NKF Kidney Walk - Los Angeles, CA: November 1, 2016

Location: Los Angeles, CA​

ASN Kidney Week Conference: November 15-20, 2016

Location: Chicago, IL​

FREE Better LIFE Wellness Classes

Learn to manage your Chronic Kidney Disease and live a better life

At WellBound, we believe you should be in charge of your health and wellness.

We offer a complete program of FREE kidney wellness education classes that include your Options For Therapy. At our centers, you and your care partners will learn everything necessary to help support YOU.

To sign-up for our Options Class and any of our FREE Better LIFE™ WellBound Kidney Education Classes, contact the center nearest you for class schedules and times.

FREE Better LIFE™ WellBound Kidney Education Classes

  • Nutrition: Eating Right for Kidney Health
  • Exercise: A Guide for People with CKD
  • Chronic Kidney Disease: What it is and how
  • You can Manage it
  • Transplantation: Is it right for you?
  • The Stress of CKD: Getting the Upper Hand
  • Control your Blood Pressure:
  • Heart Health for CKD
  • Diabetes: How to Manage this
  • Common Disease
  • Cardiovascular Disease: Reduce your Risk
  • Cost: How do You Pay for Dialysis?

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Optimal Start

The highest morbidity, mortality, hospitalization and costs occur in the first 90 days of dialysis therapy. Optimal Start® is Satellite Healthcare’s proven program to coordinate care for patients new to dialysis. It gets patients off to a positive start and minimizes complications.

Optimal Start® includes:

  • Focused patient interventions offering easy-to understand explanations
  • Patient-specific resources, training and support
  • A specially trained staff member who acts as a single point of contact

Optimal Return

Optimal Return® was developed to focus on the new needs of a patient after a hospital admission. It is not a fact sheet to review, but a reminder that the patient’s clinical situation has changed, the likelihood for depression may be increased and the patient requires a comprehensive clinical assessment as if he/she were a brand-new patient.

How does Optimal Return® help the continuity of patient care?

  • Safer return of patients from acute hospitalization to dialysis center
  • Reduced treatment-related complications
  • Reduced medication-related adverse events
  • Reduced hospital readmission rates
  • Improved communication between acute care setting, patient/caretakers, dialysis center, and nephrologist