Kidney Care Program

Kidney Care Programs

Establishes local partnerships to improve kidney care treatment for people with End Stage Renal Disease


  • New Dialysis Clinic

    Provides initial start-up supplies, equipment and technical, clinical, educational, operational, and service training to establish new clinics

  • Clinical Training

    Empowers in-country healthcare providers to provide quality and sustainable patient care and the tools to manage clinical operations through comprehensive training

  • Standards of Care Training

    Provides established renal standards and best-demonstrated practices for training, support and guidance to in-country hemodialysis caregivers, renal professionals and dialysis providers

  • Follow-up

    Evaluates equipment installations and performance from international dialysis partner clinics and ensures in-country staff is continuing to provide safe operations, quality care standards and effective procedures and patient monitoring systems

  • Dialysis Clinic Upgrade

    Provides new machine and equipment installation or maintenance and technical, educational, operational, and service training support to existing clinics

  • Technical Training

    Provides training for in-country staff on procedures, water systems management and dialysis education, ensuring clinics remain sustainable

  • U.S.-based Training

    Provides training at U.S.-based locations to increase dialysis and kidney care knowledge and improve patient outcomes for international partnering clinical and technical staff

  • AV Fistula Surgical

    Replaces catheter accesses (which are prone to infection and complications) with arteriovenous (AV) fistulas, provides interventional repair or replacement of existing AV fistulas and trains in-country surgeons on fistula procedures and post-operative patient care

For more information on BOL’s Kidney Care Program, please contact or click on the boxes below. To view upcoming kidney care missions, visit the Calendar.