Recommendations for minimising the risk of transmission in UK adult haemodialysis units

This document is the expert opinion of a team of multi-professional clinicians and patients and is based on the reported experiences and views of various renal units across the UK. 

It aims to provide practical advice to minimise the risk of COVID-19 transmission within both in-centre and satellite adult haemodialysis units according to current knowledge and experience.

The document has been endorsed by the Renal Clinical Reference Group

KQuIP welcomes feedback on the content of this recommendation

For current government guidance on COVID-19, visit

The devolved nations should consult their nation’s public health website as advice may be different.



NICE accredited clinical practice guidelines 

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23rd Annual Report

Analyses about the care provided to patients at UK renal centres.

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A report on the nationwide collection of AKI warning test scores. 

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