Purple House – life-saving, community-saving, inspirational or all three?

I fact it’s so much more! I wrote about this amazing group of people, led by the fantastic Sarah Brown in August 2017, and she and the House have gone from strength to strength.

But don’t just take my word for it. This astonishing interview on the ABC’s Conversations is just a glimpse of how she has changed the world not just for people on dialysis and their communities, but for all of us.

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Bringing life-saving dialysis to the bush with Sarah Kanowski. Sarah Brown always wanted to be a remote area nurse. Then she began a medical revolution 51mins 25secs, Wed 3 Oct 2018

 

Just a reminder: Western Desert Dialysis reaches 18 communities

18 Communities Strategic Plan

Part of Purple House’s 18 Communities Strategic Plan

 

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Sarah Brown in front of the purple walls of Western Desert Dialysis in Alice Springs

On dialysis at the Purple House

On dialysis at the Purple House

 

2 thoughts on “Purple House – life-saving, community-saving, inspirational or all three?

  1. Any information about efficacy of nocturnal dialysis on Nexstage compared to Belco or Gambro or Fresnisius. As the amount of dialysate avaiable on Nexstage is only 60 litres and the amount used on other machines is 144 litres over 8 hrs of nocturnal dialysis.

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