Clinical and organizational recommendations based on best practices for increasing AV fistula use and improving hemodialysis patient outcomes.
Resources for Facilities
Renal Network 11
Fistula First Data Collection Tool for Providers
This report examines data from patients making choices about their vascular access. The data was collected in 2007.
Patient's share their perspective on choosing the best form of vascular access for them.
This document provides recommendations for ESRD facilities to consider in disaster preparedness plans.
Handout from the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases
Trifold brochure to help educate patients about the grievance process.
We would like to offer guidance on ensuring that patients in your facility are aware of, and feel comfortable filing a grievance. Please take a moment to view the grievance policy guidance here.
This poster educates patients about the grievance process and the role of Midwest Kidney Network. For a large version of this poster (18"x24") please contact us.
This change package is intended to support dialysis facilities and End State Renal Disease (ESRD) Networks in increasing the number of patients using home dialysis modalities, which include peritoneal dialysis (PD) and home hemodialysis (HHD).