Jersey Kidney Patients Association
What are the aims of the Association?
The Association was formed to help local residents suffering from kidney diseases. Meetings are held to discuss problems and acting as a self-help group. The Association also runs a helpline offering equipment and other help. When patients are being treated in the UK, in hardship cases the Association helps with the expenses of a relative.
Where is the Renal Dialysis Unit in Jersey?
The Renal Dialysis Unit is situated in the General Hospital.
Can holiday-makers use the dialysis facilities in Jersey?
Dialysis is available to holiday-makers from the UK, but the arrangements and paperwork have to be done well in advance. Patients should call the hospital to make the arrangements.