Dialysis Compliance Buy-In... - page 2

Why are chronic hemodialysis patient noncompliant? This is the $64,000 question. With Medicare demanding more and more from providers, we must get creative in ways to encourage our chronic... Read More

  1. by   traumaRUs
    I used to live in Vegas and gambling is truly an addiction. I now live in central IL and who knows why my pts don't come. Another thing (which I didn't mention in the article) is sudden cardiac death - when the pt in the chair next to you suddenly dies and the staff is doing CPR, shoving breathing tubes down their throats, calling 911, etc., and then the chair is empty the next time, well that's certainly a deterrent too.