Renal Therapy Lenšˇis Paulista





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Project Description

Region: South America

Country: Brazil

Location: Lenšˇis Paulista

Total Budget: $111,638

Area of Focus: Disease prevention and treatment

Chronic kidney disease (CKD) has high morbidity and mortality in Brazil, is a progressive disease and most of the time it is necessary to perform renal replacement therapy (hemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis). Hemodialysis keeps alive patients with advanced CKD awaiting kidney transplantation. It acts as a filter that removes excess water and toxins from the blood, playing the role of diseased kidneys. Currently, patients from the SUS (Unified Health System) of Lençóis Paulista and region, who undergo hemodialysis, are referred to Bauru and Promissão, 41 and 161 km away. The Lençóis Paulista Hospital has begun the construction of a hemodialysis center with an investment of US$ 137.500,00. For the service to be operational, it is necessary to purchase 10 machines, which will serve up to 120 patients / day, resulting in an investment of US$ 111,638.95. According to studies, the Therapy Center is economically viable and can generate a net profit of 10%.

Primary Host Partner

District: 4621

Rotary Club of: Lenšˇis Paulista-Cidade do Livro

Primary Contact: Lu═sa Ad╔lia Brollo Martins

Email: luadbrollo@hotmail.com

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Project Status

Need $88,138
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Project listed for the 2020-21 Rotary Year.

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