Department of Medicine

Division of Renal Medicine

Clinical Teaching Sites

 

  UMass Memorial Medical Center
UMass Memorial Medical Center This link goes to an external web site is 761 bed academic health center consisting of 3 campuses: University, Memorial, and Hahnemann. The University campus provides training in inpatient, and outpatient nephrology including acute dialytic procedures. It is a level 1 trauma center and provides quaternary care in cardiovascular surgery and multi-organ transplantation. More than 60 kidney and kidney-pancreas transplants were performed in the last year.
 Milford-Whitinsville Regional Hospital
A full-service, 116-bed community and regional teaching hospital, Milford Whitinsville Regional Hospital This link goes to an external web site an acute-care facility affiliated with the UMass Memorial Health Care System. Fellows may see inpatient consults in a community-based setting at this facility.
 Hahnemann Dialysis Unit
Located on one of the campuses of UMass Memorial Medical Center This link goes to an external web site, this 27-station dialysis unit is the largest provider of maintenance hemo- and peritoneal dialysis in central Massachusetts. It offers state-of-the art equipment and provides a fellowship curriculum in the care of long-term dialysis patients.
 University Dialysis Center (UDC)
This 12-station dialysis unit owned by Fresinius Medical Care, is operated by full-time faculty from the University campus. It offers state-of-the art dialysis equipment, a full-time staff for peritoneal dialysis training, and electronic medical records for physician management.
 Blackstone Valley Dialysis Center
This 12-station dialysis unit is owned by Fresinius Medical Care and operated by full-time faculty from the University campus. Like its sister unit, UDC, it provides up-to-date dialysis facilities and an electronic medical record system for physician management.
 Whittier Rehabilitation Hospital
Whittier Rehabilitation Hospital This link goes to an external web site 74-bed rehabilitation facility provides intensive inpatient rehabilitative care for patients recovering from serious illnesses. The Renal Division provides inpatient consultation and hemo- and peritoneal dialysis on site. Fellows may elect to see inpatient consults in this unique setting.