State Approves Hospital For Dialysis Center
Soon Transylvania County residents will no longer have to travel as much as nine hours per week to receive lifesaving kidney treatment.
The North Carolina Division of Health Services Regulation has approved a certificate of need for the construction of a stage-four dialysis facility on the campus of Transylvania Community Hospital (TCH).
The Brevard Dialysis Center will have eight stations with a capacity to treat 32 patients. The facility will be operated by DaVita Inc., a national provider of dialysis for patients with end-stage renal disease.
The facility will be located in a new 5,200...