Bishop Rehabilitation and Nursing Center to Offer Onsite Dialysis

Syracuse Nursing Home to offer onsite dialysis for new and existing residents.
By: Bishop Rehabilitation and Nursing Center
SYRACUSE, N.Y. - March 7, 2019 - PRLog -- Bishop Rehabilitation and Nursing Center is proud to announce a new partnership with Dialyze Direct, LLC. to provide an innovative Comfort Care system for dialysis patients at our facility.

"We are pleased to be able to partner with Dialyze Direct to offer on-site dialysis services for our existing and future residents," commented Margaret Mary Wagner, Administrator at Bishop Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. "This service will allow our residents the ability to receive their dialysis treatment and other rehab services under one roof."

The innovative Comfort Care system uses the most advanced Nxstage equipment and treatments are tailored to help patients make the most of their time. The treatments performed are shorter but more frequent, helping the patient avoid travel to another facility for care.

Bishop Rehabilitation and Nursing Center and Dialyze Direct, LLC have partnered together to coordinate plans of care to improve patient outcomes. Frequent hemodialysis treatment offers benefits including, a quicker recovery,  lower risk of death, less stress on the heart, better blood pressure control, improved appetite, better mental and physical health, and more.

"Dialyze Direct is excited to be partnering with Bishop Rehabilitation and Nursing Center to introduce our innovative Comfort Care system for dialysis patients in their beautiful facility. We look forward to improving patients' quality of life through our team's compassionate and outcome-based approach," said David Schneck, Regional Director of Business Development for Dialyze Direct.

About Dialyze Direct: Dialyze Direct LLC provides innovative and compassionate staff-assisted home hemodialysis services to the geriatric patients residing in skilled nursing facilities (SNFs). Dialyze Direct's core mission is to improve the dignity and quality of life of geriatric patients with End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD). Dialyze Direct delivers dialysis care with a gentler form of treatment built around more frequent dialysis sessions (pursuant to a physician's order) using the NxStage System One with modified treatment protocols. Dialyze Direct created a unique model of care combining direct oversight with enhanced and proprietary protocols and procedures specifically designed for geriatric ESRD patients in SNFs, through which Dialyze Direct has been able to achieve significantly improved outcomes in this population segment by eliminating transportation, minimizing re-hospitalizations, and improving the overall health of patients.

Bishop Rehabilitation and Nursing Center is a premier 440-bed skilled nursing facility located at 918 James Street Syracuse N.Y 13203, offers 24-hour comprehensive inpatient care to residents of all ages, who enjoy the view of the Syracuse city life. Services offered include exceptional short-term rehabilitation for individuals coming from an acute-care setting, as well as superior long-term care and hospice care. Bishops highly trained team of physical, occupational and speech therapists carefully tailor unique recovery programs for each resident.

For more information on Bishop Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, tour hours, or general inquiries, kindly contact Taylor Acresti, Admissions Coordinator at or at 315-474-1561. Kindly visit our newly redesigned website at Like us at

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