sought for benefit yard sale
Items are sought for a benefit yard sale for local resident Jill Seubert, who is on the active Kidney Transplant List.
Jill has been on dialysis for almost 17 years. Peritoneal for 8 years, in center at Tri-State Hospital Dialysis Center for 7 years driving to Clarkston 3 days a week spending 4 hours on machine . She is currently at home with a NX Stage home hemo machine spending 6 days a week 3 to 4 hours a day on dialysis. She was Tri-State Hospitals first NX Stage patient to have an in home machine.
Having O+ Blood and a 98 percent sensitivity level makes it a hard match to find. She currently has been on a financial hold, losing her insurance put a hold on pursuing the transplant. They have come a long way with the drugs to stop the rejection of a kidney. Cost of the medicine for the first 6mths can range from $1500.00+ 20% of the surgery. After 6 months medication will then be about $500.00 per month
Jill is currently 11 years on Sacred Hearts Transplant list being first in line to get a kidney if a match is found.
A yard sale will be held at the home of Shawn and Jill Seubert sometime in May any donated items are welcome. Contact Nita Lorentz, 962-5441 Jackie Poxleitner 962-3429 or Jill Seubert 962-7085 leave message machine for pick-up of items for sale.
An account has been set up at Cottonwood Credit Union Send to P.O. Box 507 Cottonwood, Idaho 83522 Kidney Transplant Jill Seubert.