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Mar 09, 2020, 08:32 ET Northwest Kidney Centers Honors CEO Emeritus Joyce F. Jackson on 60th Anniversary of the Start of Long-Term Dialysis Survival

Northwest Kidney Centers has conferred its highest honor, the Clyde Shields Distinguished Service Award, on Joyce F. Jackson, its president and CEO...


Jan 28, 2020, 07:58 ET Northwest Kidney Centers Names Rebecca Cofinas Fox President and CEO

Rebecca Cofinas Fox, a health care entrepreneur, executive and advisor, has been named president and chief executive officer of Northwest Kidney...


May 13, 2019, 08:31 ET Northwest Kidney Centers CEO Joyce F. Jackson to Retire

Joyce F. Jackson, president and CEO of Northwest Kidney Centers for the past 20 years, has announced she will retire from her position after a...


Apr 05, 2019, 08:33 ET Northwest Kidney Centers Honors Steven Huebner With its Highest Award

Steven Huebner of Bellevue, Wash., a volunteer leader who has supported Northwest Kidney Centers for more than three decades, will receive the...


Jun 01, 2018, 08:35 ET Northwest Kidney Centers Hires Elizabeth McNamara as Vice President of Patient Care Services and Chief Nursing Officer

Elizabeth McNamara will join Northwest Kidney Centers June 11, 2018, as vice president of patient care services/chief nursing officer. Most recently...


May 15, 2018, 08:45 ET Northwest Kidney Centers Presents Distinguished Service Award to Mary Lewis, Long-time Educator of Clinicians

Northwest Kidney Centers has recognized Mary Lewis, the leader of its clinical education for staff members, with the organization's highest honor,...


Jan 29, 2018, 08:30 ET Northwest Kidney Centers Plans Three New Outpatient Dialysis Clinics in South Puget Sound Region - Two in Federal Way, One in Fife

Northwest Kidney Centers, King County's predominant provider of life-sustaining kidney dialysis, plans to add three outpatient clinics this year,...


Nov 01, 2017, 08:45 ET Northwest Kidney Centers Reports High Quality Ratings and Solid Financial Results in Just-completed Year

Northwest Kidney Centers closed its 2017 fiscal year with quality measures leading the nation and a solid financial performance that enables it to...


Jul 18, 2017, 08:45 ET 'From Miracle to Mainstream' Offers Readable History of the Development of Dialysis

Dr. Christopher R. Blagg was a young English physician when he moved to Seattle to be at the epicenter of exciting advances in kidney treatment. He...


Jun 27, 2017, 08:45 ET Northwest Kidney Centers Presents Distinguished Service Award to David Junker, Patient, Advocate and Research Volunteer

Seattle resident David Junker has received the highest honor conferred by Northwest Kidney Centers, the Clyde Shields Distinguished Service Award....


Mar 13, 2017, 08:35 ET Northwest Kidney Centers Announces Intention to Grant $15 Million to Jumpstart UW Medicine's Center for Dialysis Innovation

Seattle-based nonprofit dialysis provider Northwest Kidney Centers intends to make a $15 million grant over the next five years to support startup...


Jan 09, 2017, 03:19 ET Northwest Kidney Centers Celebrates 55th Anniversary

Nonprofit Northwest Kidney Centers is celebrating its 55th anniversary as the world's first dialysis organization. The 8th largest dialysis provider...


Jan 05, 2017, 08:45 ET Dr. Suzanne Watnick Named Chief Medical Officer at Northwest Kidney Centers

Nationally known nephrologist Dr. Suzanne Watnick of Portland, Ore. has been appointed as chief medical officer (CMO) at Northwest Kidney Centers....


Oct 28, 2016, 08:30 ET Northwest Kidney Centers Ranks High in National Ratings of Dialysis Quality

The patient care provided at Northwest Kidney Centers dialysis clinics is among the best in the nation, according to the annual Dialysis Facility...


Sep 18, 2015, 08:35 ET Donors Recognize 25-Year Dialysis Milestone for Northwest Kidney Centers Patient and Advocate Bill Peckham

On Sept. 20, 1990, Bill Peckham of Seattle started dialysis treatment when his kidneys failed as a result of chronic kidney disease. Since then, he's ...


Jan 15, 2015, 01:43 ET Northwest Kidney Centers Launches Redesigned Website with New Tools for People with Chronic Kidney Disease

Northwest Kidney Centers, the world's first out-of-hospital dialysis provider, has launched a redesigned website with interactive tools and...


Feb 26, 2014, 08:35 ET Northwest Kidney Centers CEO and President Joyce F. Jackson Named Outstanding Health Care Executive by Seattle Business Magazine

Northwest Kidney Centers is pleased to announce that its president and chief executive officer, Joyce F. Jackson, was one of two people named...


Nov 12, 2013, 08:30 ET Northwest Kidney Centers Endowment for Special Care and Ethics Honors Medical Leader Dr. Michael R. Kelly

Northwest Kidney Centers has established an endowment fund to honor longtime physician leader Dr. Michael R. Kelly and to advance two causes he is...


Feb 20, 2013, 08:37 ET Northwest Kidney Centers Opens New Dialysis Clinic in Enumclaw

On March 4, 2013, Northwest Kidney Centers will open a new dialysis clinic in Enumclaw, the 15th center for the 51-year-old nonprofit health care...


Apr 19, 2012, 12:33 ET Northwest Kidney Centers launches capital campaign for $5 million comprehensive kidney resource center

Northwest Kidney Centers has launched a campaign to raise $1.5 million of the $5 million needed to turn its 700 Broadway building into a...


Feb 17, 2012, 12:30 ET In 50th Anniversary Year, Northwest Kidney Centers Gives Clyde Shields Distinguished Service Award to All Its Dialysis Patients

Northwest Kidney Centers is honored to present the 2012 Clyde Shields Distinguished Service Award to all the patients whose lives it has sustained...


Nov 16, 2011, 12:30 ET Northwest Kidney Centers Reports Success in Meeting Challenges of Just-Completed Year

Northwest Kidney Centers closed its 2011 fiscal year with quality measures above the national averages and a solid financial performance that enables ...