Approved Highly Effective Practices
Monthly Chairside IDT Meetings - Patient Engagement [01/16/2020]
COVID-19 Communication Between SNF/PCH & Dialysis Facilities - Communication [06/19/2020, Updated 07/30/2020]
** Update 03/22/2021 ** Version 2.0.3 below has been updated to include COVID-19 Vaccination Status and to the new CDC guidelines regarding when to discontinue transmission-based isolation.
[Update 07/30/2020] The 3 original forms referenced in this project have been replaced with an updated version which has been endorsed by several Nursing Home organizations.
Second Chance: A 90-Day Trial Basis Program - Involuntary Discharge & Access to Care [06/16/2020]
Kidney Transplant Checklist [06/02/2023]
Kidney Transplant Checklist (English)
Kidney Transplant Checklist (Spanish)
Network Emergency Public Portal [06/15/2023]
Full-Scale Emergency Preparedness Community Drill [11/21/2023]
IPRO Learn Quality Improvement Platform [1/25/2024]
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This toolkit for health providers and practitioners is a reference tool that gives information about overcoming barriers to starting or growing a home dialysis program.
Updated to include:
- New sections to address AAKH and CfC updates
- Emergency management of home dialysis patients
- Impact of ESCOs, ETC Model, Voluntary Models on home therapies
- Enhanced modality education: transitional care and self care
- Emerging Technology and the impact and benefits to home therapies
- Addressing Disparities and Access to Care
- Home therapy options in the LTC/nursing home setting
- KPAC Section: Empowering patients and care partners to be successful at home
Read the press release here.
The latest Forum Matters Newsletter is now available on the website!
Review current and past issues of Forum Matters here.
This Toolkit for health providers and practitioners is a reference tool that gives information about challenges in transitions of care and suggestions to help create solutions.
MAC Transitions of Care Toolkit (March 2022)
Please share this flyer with your dialysis patients
This 12-minute video provides an overview of the Toolkit