Satellite Healthcare and the Bay Area Association of Kidney Patients Invite the Community to Attend a Free Presentation about Chronic Kidney Disease; Help! I Just Discovered I Have Kidney Disease! What Do I Do Now?

SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Satellite Healthcare, a leading national not-for-profit provider of
dialysis services, is pleased to sponsor the Bay Area Association of
Kidney Patients’ (BAAKP) upcoming Fall Educational Presentation on
Sunday, September 20 from 1:00 – 4:00 PM. The interactive talk titled
“Help! I just discovered I have Kidney Disease! What do I do now?” will
take place at Alta Bates Summit Hospital (350 Hawthorne Ave., Oakland)
in Merritt Pavilion meeting rooms FIR 1 & 2. All interested community
members are encouraged to attend this free event.

Nephrologist Hussain Gilani, M.D., of Chabot Nephrology Medical Group,
will share practical and up-to-date information about what newly
diagnosed Chronic Kidney Disease patients and their family members need
to know about the disease, and address patients’ most frequently voiced
questions and concerns. In addition, attendees will have the opportunity
to have their questions about diet and nutrition answered by a Satellite
Healthcare renal dietitian.

Refreshments will be served, and all attendees will be eligible to win
door prizes. If you or a member of your family has recently begun
treatment for Chronic Kidney Disease, this is an informative and
engaging talk you simply can’t miss!

For more information and to reserve your seat please visit,
send an RSVP to, or
call 650-323-2225.

About BAAKP:

The Bay Area Association of Kidney Patients (BAAKP), founded in 2007, is
an all-volunteer group of kidney patients, their loved ones and medical
personnel with the mission to EDUCATE AND SUPPORT local kidney patients
and their families. When Chronic Kidney Disease patients become more
actively involved in their own health care, statistics show their health
condition improves. Education and Support encourage active patient

About Satellite Healthcare:

Satellite Healthcare, Inc., has been among the nation’s leading
not-for-profit providers of kidney dialysis and related services since
1974. Through its affiliated services, Satellite WellBound, Satellite
Dialysis, and Satellite Research, Satellite Healthcare provides
unparalleled early patient wellness education, personalized clinical
services, and a complete range of dialysis therapy choices. In addition,
Satellite Healthcare has a well-recognized, enduring commitment to
philanthropy and community service, from funding millions of dollars in
research grants to sponsoring kidney walks nationwide. Satellite is
committed to advancing the standard of chronic kidney disease care so
patients can enjoy a better life.


Media Contact:
Satellite Healthcare
Kim Hernandez, 650-404-3623