SABAH KIDNEY SOCIETY DIALYSIS CENTRE
CONDITIONS FOR SELECTION INTO
Applicant should be
Applicant should be 12 years
old or above
3. Applicant is ambulant ( able to
4. Applicant has a suitable functional
vascular access (eg. fistula)
5. Applicant has no other recourse to
6. Applicant is prepared to appear before
the Medical Committee of the SKS Kota Kinabalu before being
considered for the programme.
7. Applicant must agree to a social
worker's visit to his home with a view to verify all information
8. Applicant is prepared to pay Treatment
fee of RM
for each dialysis. This fee is subject to change by
the SKS as and when it deems necessary. This amount is payable in
advance weekly and will be forfieted if
the patiet fails to turn up for haemodialysis during that
The selected patient must be willing to undergo dialysis at the
Centre at the dates and times fixed by the
Centre, three times per week, 4 hours per session.
- The patient is reviewed every 6 months with regard to his
suitability to continue on the
The patient's programme can be terminated if:-
(a) he fails to turn up for more
than 3 successive dialysis;
(b) he is no longer ambulant;
(c) his condition has deteriorated with
complications such as heart disease, infection, stroke, etc.;
(d) he is uncooperative and fails to
keep within the terms of the contract drawn up.
The patient must undergo training in the use of the dialysis
machine, needling and washing lines at the
SKS Dialysis Centre or at any other centre as decided by SKS in
order to function independently.
12. The patient must be willing to sign a
contract with the SKS before commencing the dialysis programme.
13. The patient must be willing to accept
cadaveric Kidney Transplant when available.
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