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William D. Reynolds, RN

Title: Unit Director, Director of Dialysis and Hemodialysis

Company: St. Francis Hospital

Location: Columbus, GA

Columbus, GA, September 21, 2016, William Reynolds, Unit Director, Director of Dialysis and Hemodialysis of St. 369 more words


And the nightmare begins again

Wednesday, July 22, 2015: 3:45 P.M. I had just left a meeting at work and listened to the voicemail that my mother left 40 minutes earlier. 1,592 more words

Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)

  • Also known as acute renal failure, acute kidney injury (AKI) refers to the sudden loss of excretory kidney function. It is evidenced by the accumulation of toxic metabolic products (urea and creatinine) in the body, by a reduction in the volume of urine not due to extra renal problems or both.

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50 Years of History (Renal)

This interesting document details the development of the Renal Unit at Beaumont Hospital. Additionally, it contains some fantastic photos of days gone by!


Original credit – Ciara White, Renal Nursing Education Co-Ordinator at Beaumont Hospital.


Things were going great, until they weren't.

July 16. Dad was seen by the infectious diseases specialist, who (like Dr. Smith) wanted to take Dad off of the IV antibiotic. The lower strength of doxycycline, compared with the IV antibiotic he was taking, should help improve his kidney function. 1,602 more words

An approach to Acute Kidney Injury - The Kidney 7

The recognition of sepsis, with the introduction of sepsis care bundles – most notably the “Sepsis 6” – together with widespread sepsis education has led to a… 991 more words

Common Calls

Just. Want. To. Go. Home.

July 12, 2015. Stan arrived at my parents’ home at 9:00 A.M. from Houston, and Mom and I left for the CCH shortly after his arrival. 1,798 more words