Fresenius Medical Care
About the Partnership:
Fresenius provides MIKE youth with opportunities to understand kidney dialysis through touring Fresenius’ Hollywood, Maywood and Rose Quarter facilities in Portland. Yasuyo Tsunemine, a social worker at the Hollywood Clinic,helps coordinate the tours, introducing youth to the stages of dialysis and offering insights into the career opportunities with Fresenius. Clinic staff have also volunteered to be content experts with MIKE’s Blood Pressure Clinics at local high schools.
About Fresenius Medical Care:
As a global provider of dialysis facilities and equipment, Fresenius Medical Care North America operates more than 2,150 dialysis facilities across the nation—35 of which are located throughout Oregon.
For more information, visit www.fmcna.com.
Photo: Yasuyo Tsunemine, a social worker at the Fresenius Hollywood Clinic (pictured on the right), guides MIKE youth through a tour of the facility.