A 33-year-old member asked:
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what happens if i voluntarily remove myself from the kidney transplant registry do medicare continue paying for dialysis?

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Dr. Jack Rubin
48 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Paying for dialysis: The answer to your question is "Yes". You do not have to have to be on a list for a kidney transplant in order for Medicare to continue to pay for your hemodialysis treatments.
Answered on Jul 24, 2014

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