Kidney care begins with Kidney Smart®

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KEY - Kidney Education and You

Free kidney education classes

Online kidney presentations

Watch our free, easy-to-follow presentations about kidney disease and treatments at your own pace. Great for patients, their caregivers, friends, family members and anyone interested in discovering more about kidney disease and treatment options.


Knowing all you can is KEY

KEY stands for Kidney Education and You. As people already living successfully with kidney disease will tell you: the more you learn about kidney disease, the better able you are to understand your condition, talk with your health care team and make good choices for yourself. DaVita offers several KEY opportunities (and all of them are free!).

Classes in your area

Free classes are being held in your area that will help you learn:

  • More about what's happening to your kidneys
  • How to take back control of your life
  • How to be as healthy and active as possible

Call the KEY team at 1-888-MyKidney for information on a location near you.

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Kidney Care Begins with Kidney Smart®

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