Welcome to BIS, the Berlin Initiative Study

We hope you have decided to accept your insurance company's offer of a free kidney check-up. This examination is exclusively for persons who are:

  • insured at AOK-Berlin / Brandenburg
  • 70 years of age or older

At these web pages you will find the following:

Information
Study course
Current issues


You have the opportunity to obtain a free kidney check-up over the course of several years that does not include any obligations for you. You will not receive any medication or any kind of treatment. The results of this examination will be mailed to you. If we find that you have reduced kidney function we will inform you.

Address:
Augustenburger Platz 1
13353 Berlin

Direction:
PD Dr. med. Elke Schaeffner
Dr. med. Natalie Ebert

E-Mail:
bis@charite.de

Hotline:
0800-5887844