Dialysis Program

Dear Patient and Family,

We are pleased to announce that as of June 14, 2013, DaVita Inc., a leading provider of kidney care in the United States, will assume sole responsibility for the UPMC Chautauqua Dialysis Program.

DaVita will provide hemo and peritoneal services from the same highly-skilled and compassionate staff, without interruption, at the same location at UPMC Chautauqua, 207 Foote Avenue on the 4th Floor. As you know, DaVita strives to improve patients’ quality of life by innovating clinical care and providing integrated treatment plans, personalized care teams, and convenient health-management services.

If you would like a copy of your medical record—inclusive of the above date—please contact the UPMC Chautauqua Health Information Management Department at 716-664-8147. UPMC Chautauqua will retain your medical record as required by regulations for a period of time. If you have any questions concerning your care or have a preference relative to the locality of your treatments, please feel free to contact Lisa Greely, Dialysis Social Worker, at 716-664-8226. Lisa will be happy to assist your individual needs.

We truly appreciate your patience and support as we continue to deliver outstanding dialysis care in a compassionate and restful environment. Thank you.



Dominick Cannone, M.D. Betsy T. Wright, FACHE
Medical Director UPMC Chautauqua President/CEO