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NxStage Kidney Care announces opening of new dialysis center in Jacksonville

JACKSONVILLE, FL – May 28, 2014 – NxStage Kidney Care, Inc., a subsidiary of NxStage Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXTM), today announced the opening of a new dialysis center serving the Jacksonville, Florida area. NxStage Kidney Care was created from the ground up to support and encourage patient-centered care and provide enhanced access to the significant clinical and quality of life benefits possible with home based and more frequent dialysis, as prescribed.

“We are excited to be treating dialysis patients in Jacksonville at our new NxStage Kidney Care center,” says Robert Brown, President of NxStage Kidney Care. “Our NxStage Kidney Care centers reflect our commitment to improve the standard of care for dialysis patients. We believe we are changing the way our patients and caregivers think about dialysis by offering them something they may not have always had in the past, options. Peritoneal Dialysis, Home Hemodialysis as well as Flexible In-Center Hemodialysis options allow patients to take control of their dialysis and live the lives they choose.”

“The right center can make a real difference in the lives of those with chronic kidney disease,” says Dr. Rania Abdel-Rahman, medical director of NxStage Kidney Care Jacksonville.“By providing flexible treatment options and supportive training in a state-of-the-art environment, we are able to help our patients achieve their health care goals.” The new NxStage Kidney Care Jacksonville center provides a warm and comfortable setting with passionate, attentive staff members offering high levels of one-to-one service. Whether choosing Peritoneal Dialysis, Flexible In-Center Hemodialysis or Home Hemodialysis our patients have options to fit their unique lifestyles. The center is conveniently located at 2777 University Blvd W Suite 39, Jacksonville, FL 32217.

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About NxStage Kidney Care

NxStage Kidney Care Inc., a subsidiary of NxStage Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXTM), is innovating a dialysis care model that is intended to support and encourage patient centered care and provide enhanced access to the life-changing benefits of home therapy as well as flexible in-center options. By leveraging NxStage's home leadership and the innovative technology of its System One™, NxStage Kidney Care is committed to helping patients take control of their dialysis and to allowing physicians the flexibility to prescribe what is truly best for their patients. For more information, please visit or call 866-694-2707.

About NxStage Medical

NxStage Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXTM) is a medical device company, headquartered in Lawrence, Massachusetts, USA, that develops, manufactures and markets innovative products for the treatment of ESRD and acute kidney failure. For more information on NxStage and its products, please visit the Company's website at

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