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December  2018 Priorities, Goals, and Quality Improvement Activities; Updated Transplant Center Referral Guide; Preventing Catheter-Related BSI; Network Activities; Empowering Patients; Grievance Process; Medicare Premiums; ESRD QIP  2018 PSC; KCER Alerts.

November  National Quality Strategy Goals; NHSN Resources; Checking Dialysis Data; ESRD PPS; Medicare Part D; KCER Alerts

October Join Network Boards and Committees; Reduce Catheter Related Infections; Update Personnel in CROWNWeb; Medicare Open Enrollment; 2017 Fall ICH CAHPS Data Collection; Emergency Planning; KCER Alerts

September Technician Training Day; Network Boards and Committee Nominations; Influenza Vaccinations for Patient and Staff; The Art of Needle Cannulation - A 10-Step Guide; Quality Incentive Program (QIP) Quality Improvement Activity (QIA) Adequacy Kt/V Reporting; Infection Control for Patients with Candida Auris; Sepsis Awareness Month;  Emergency Preparedness Final Rule; Patient Placement Challenges: 30 Day Trial Period

August Self Cannulation; Technician Training Day; Immunization Awareness; Patient Self Care; New Patient Guide to Emergencies; HIPAA; ESRD QIP

July QIP Reporting; Vascular Access Reporting; CMS Survey Updates; Reducing Disparities; CMS PPS Updates; Shared Responsibilities; ICH-CAHPS; Star Ratings; Vocational Rehabilitation; Forms Tracking in CROWNWeb; Preview QIP Data

June  Technician Training Day; Dialysis Facility Compare; Dialysis Catheters; Attributes; Emergency Preparedness; New Patient Orientation Packet; Vaccination Safety; EDIM Passwords; NHSN Reporting

March/April/May Nominate for LeBeau Award; Depression Screening; Advanced Care Planning; Transplant; Secondary Hyperparthyroidism; CMS TEP recruitment; ESRD QIP 2020 Q&A

January/February Legal Resources; Acute Dialysis; Fighting HAI; ESRD QIP PSR


December Flu Season Reminder; Preventing Hospital Readmission; Winter Weather Preparedness; DFC TEP Recruitment; CROWNWeb New User Training; Online Data Help
May: 5/5/2016; 5/16/2016
April: 4/5/2016; 4/19/2016
March: 3/7/2016; 3/22/2016
February: 2/9/2016; 2/22/2016


Kidney Chronicles

Helpful Tips to Empower ESRD Patients as Consumers (e-newsletter/printable 2 page pdf)


Volume I  (English|Spanish) ESRD QIP; Facility Score Cards; ICH-CAHPS Survey

September/October (English|Spanish) Peritoneal Dialysis
July/August (English|Spanish) Vaccinations: Influenza and Hepatitis B
June (English|Spanish) What is Sepsis?; Daily AV Fistula/Graft Checks
May (English|Spanish) What You Need to Know About Calcium; Treatment Options
April (English|Spanish) Tips for Successful Communication
March (English|Spanish) Ten Tips to Help You Become Active in Your Care
February (English|Spanish) Returning to work; Hemodialysis Catheter Care
January (English|Spanish) The IPRO ESRD Network Program; Volunteering


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2017 Quality Improvement Activities
Reducing Long Term Catheter Use
Reducing BSI
Increasing Vaccinations (PPV, HBV)
Improving ICHCAHPS Scores
ESRD QIP: Improving Kt/V
Increasing Transplant Referrals
Reducing Grievances