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National Kidney and Transplant Institute
Location Quezon City,
Metro Manila, Philippines
Founded January 16, 1981
Website www.nkti.gov.ph
Lists Hospitals in Philippines

The National Kidney and Transplant Institute is a tertiary referral hospital located in Quezon City, Philippines. The hospital was announced on January 16, 1981.

The National Kidney and Transplant Institute, or NKTI, is a tertiary medical specialty center for renal health. The hospital also offers voluntary blood services.

The hospital was formerly known as the National Kidney Foundation of the Philippines (NKFP).[1]

Building and Location[edit]

The National Kidney and Transplant Institute sits in the center of a 58,899 square-meter lot, along East Avenue in Quezon City.

The Institute itself is 2-storey structure with three buildings (Main, Annex and Dialysis Center) connected to each other. The Main Building houses most of the Cost Centers and where the Administrative offices can be found. The Annex Building encloses the recently opened Marcos Wing and the Radiology Dept (MRI and CT Scan centers), Center for Special Services and also the ER Dept.


In its nearly three decades of operations, NKTI has always aimed for general patient care but most importantly to the prevention or treatment of renal disease; and the various achievements can readily attest to this not only in the Philippines but in Asia as well: double transplant - kidney & pancreas (first in Asia, March 1988); Kidney - Liver transplant (first in Asia, September 1990); Bone Marrow Transplant (first in the Philippines, August 1990); ISO-Certification (first Government Hospital in the Philippines, February 2003). To sustain such commitment, the Institute has continuously maintain various healthcare-related programs of the Institute such the Human Organ Preservation Effort (HOPE), Voluntary Blood Donation Program (VBDP), Renal Disease Control Program (REDCOP) and Total Quality Management (TQM)


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Philippine Star

Philippine Star
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 08:02:35 -0800

For instance, the failure of the Department of Health to release the certificate of possession that would have allowed Megawide to start building the 700-bed specialty hospital at the National Kidney and Transplant Institute compound in Quezon City for ...


Sun, 22 Nov 2015 08:41:15 -0800

On July 17, Andal Ampatuan Sr., the patriarch of the Ampatuan clan and principal accused in the massacre, died at National Kidney and Transplant Institute. His death, however, does not spare him from his civil liability. The summary judgment will not ...

Philippine Star

Philippine Star
Sat, 21 Nov 2015 07:56:15 -0800

The project would use land owned by the National Kidney and Transplant Institute. Explaining its termination of the deal, Megawide cited the delay in the award by the DOH of the certificate of possession. The DOH explained that it had failed to ...


Tue, 17 Nov 2015 05:58:10 -0800

The agreement aims to plan, design, construct, and operate a 700-bed specialty orthopedic hospital inside the National Kidney and Transplant Institute (NKTI) in Quezon City. “Since March 2014 until Secretary Enrique T. Ona resigned, DOH was not able to ...
Philippine Star
Thu, 19 Nov 2015 08:16:20 -0800

The land earmarked for the ortho hospital supposedly belongs to the National Kidney and Transplant Institute. That shouldn't be a problem because the Secretary of Health is chair of the NKTI Board of Trustees. But it became a problem. The Health ...

Philippine Star

Philippine Star
Tue, 03 Nov 2015 09:15:00 -0800

Days before his death, he was rushed to the intensive care unit of the National Kidney and Transplant Institute. Born in Jaro, Iloilo City on March 19, 1956, Cabahug bagged awards from various international competitions as a tenor of the University of ...


Mon, 02 Nov 2015 18:15:00 -0800

According to a report from ABS-CBN, Nolyn was taken to the ICU of the National Kidney and Transplant Institute days before he died. TV Patrol quoted Nolyn's sister Lisa as saying the remains of her brother will be cremated on Wednesday, November 4.
Manila Bulletin
Mon, 02 Nov 2015 06:15:00 -0800

Pinoy tenor Nolyn Cabahug passed away Monday six years after he was diagnosed with end-stage renal cancer. He was brought to the ICU of the National Kidney and Transplant Institute last month prompting friends to organize a benefit concert for him ...

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