Trilogy of Care
As one of the largest kidney care providers in the US, we’ve been a leader in clinical quality and innovation for more than 20 years. We own this achievement with pride. Our vision of Community Care is about even more than delivering world-class health care services. It means consistently meeting our values-based commitments to each other within DaVita, to the communities we serve and to our environment.
In this, our annual Community Care Report, we share an update on the initiatives that moved our Community Care commitments forward in 2022.
Caring for Our Patients
7,800+ DaVita patients received a kidney transplant
Peritoneal dialysis (PD) and home hemodialysis (HHD) patients increasingly used connected cyclers and DaVita's patented technology, DaVita Care Connect®, enabling more convenient access to home treatment data and two way communication with their care team.
33,600+ people participated in a Kidney Smart® class, our kidney disease education program
We largely see similar outcomes across race in core clinical metrics such as hospitalizations, readmissions and infection rates in our U.S. outpatient dialysis centers
Caring for Each Other*
38,000+ teammates are a part of Clinical Ladders, our career pathways program
78% of U.S. teammates are women; 56% are people of color
1,450+ teammates are pursuing or have received their nursing degree, funded by DaVita, as part of our Bridge to Your Dreams program
16,000+ teammates participated in a DaVita University professional development course
*Data for U.S. teammates as of December 31, 2022
Caring for Our World
100% of our U.S. operations are now powered by renewable energy via our virtual power purchase agreements
Net zero commitment: We committed to net zero carbon emissions by 2050 as part of the White House / HHS Health Sector Climate Pledge
Net zero clinic: We designed and constructed our first net zero dialysis clinic
$1.4 million grant awarded to the Food is Medicine Coalition by the DaVita Giving Foundation to provide medically tailored meals to people with food insecurity and medical nutrition needs, including individuals living with end stage kidney disease
The American Diabetes Association, along with DaVita, launched an interactive digital experience aimed at helping those living with diabetes prevent and manage kidney disease
Reporting Our ESG Progress
Visit our Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Reporting Hub for information on our ESG reports and view important information about our forward-looking statements here.
DaVita (NYSE: DVA) is a health care provider focused on transforming care delivery to improve quality of life for patients globally. The company is one of the largest providers of kidney care services in the U.S. and has been a leader in clinical quality and innovation for more than 20 years. DaVita cares for patients at every stage and setting along their kidney health journey—from slowing the progression of kidney disease to helping to support transplantation, from acute hospital care to dialysis at home. As of December 31, 2022, DaVita served 200,000 patients at 2,724 outpatient dialysis centers in the United States. The company also operated 350 outpatient dialysis centers in 11 other countries worldwide. DaVita has reduced hospitalizations, improved mortality, and worked collaboratively to propel the kidney care industry to adopt an equitable and high-quality standard of care for all patients, everywhere. To learn more, visit DaVita.com/About.
At DaVita, we are guided by our Mission to be the Provider, Partner and Employer of Choice. Our Core Values of Service Excellence, Integrity, Team, Continuous Improvement, Accountability, Fulfillment and Fun are reinforced at all levels of the organization.
For more information on our 2022 corporate citizenship initiatives, please visit our ESG Reporting Hub or download our full Community Care ESG Report. Unless otherwise indicated, the data included in this report is as of December 31, 2022 for the Company’s consolidated operations.