Fresenius Kidney Care Launches

Fresenius Kidney Care is the new name of the dialysis division of Fresenius North America.

“We created this name to better communicate our approach to helping people with kidney disease thrive and continue doing the things that matter most to them,” said Ron Kuerbitz, CEO of Fresenius Medical Care North America. “The Fresenius Kidney Care name underscores the focus and attention that our caregivers provide to our patients’ unique health needs at more than 2200 dialysis centers across the nation.”

Along with the name change, Fresenius Kidney Care has launched a consumer-friendly website, The site offers educational materials and patient stories, with information on treatment options, tips for better health while on dialysis, appropriate recipes, and more. Content is organized for patients in various stages of kidney dialysis. Fresenius Kidney Care has also launched new Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube pages.