All Network Materials

Educational materials for patients and providers are available free of cost from the Network. Please review our educational materials below, download the PDFs or use our ONLINE Order Form to request copies of printed materials.

Communication and Resolving Grievances

Posters
Your ESRD Network: Improving Care for ALL ESRD Patients
ACT 2 Resolve: Steps to Successful Communication
ACT 2 Resolve: You Have the Power to Improve Patient Experiences
"How does kidney disease impact your life" [Patients] – Interactive Poster
"What would you say to your family member if they had kidney disease?" [Staff] – Interactive Poster

Network Information Poster: Steps to Successful Communication

Booklet
Forum of ESRD Networks Dialysis Patient Grievance Toolkit (English I Spanish)

Patient Engagement/Peer Mentoring

Posters

Improve Your Health. Be Active in Your Healthcare.
YOU can make a difference. Be the Change. Get Involved.
Volunteer to Be a PAC Representative

Flyers & Booklets

Peer Mentoring FAQ Trifold Booklet
Peer Mentor Program Guidelines Flyer
Peer Mentorship Role and Benefits Flyer
Volunteer to be a PAC Representative Flyer
About the PAC Trifold Booklet

Vascular Access Planning

Poster
Still Using a Catheter?

Flyers and Booklets
Vascular Access Guide (Stoplight) Trifold Booklet (English I Spanish)
A Provider's Guide to Preparing for the VA part of the Medicare Survey Trifold Booklet
Vascular Access Planning Guide for Professionals Booklet
Lifeline for a Lifetime: Planning for Your Vascular Access Booklet (English I Spanish)
Questions or Concerns About a Permanent Access? Let’s Talk Booklet
Vascular Access Comparisons: Fistula, Graft, Catheter Flyer (English I Spanish)
It Only Takes a Minute to Save Your Lifeline. Fistula Health Check Guide Booklet

Infection Prevention

Does this Look Normal? A Patient Guide to Infection Flyer (English I Spanish)

From the Centers for Disease Control:

Posters
Putting Together the Pieces to Prevent Infection
Clean Hands Count: Speak up for Clean Hands
Clean Hands Count: Ask for Clean Hands
Clean Hands Count: Prevent Infections

Flyers
6 Tips to Prevent Dialysis Infections: Patients with Catheters, Fistulas or Grafts 2 sided leaflet
Clean Hands Save Lives Flyer

Vaccination

Booklet

Protect Yourself. Get the Vaccines You Need! Trifold Booklet

Treatment Options

What are my Treatment Choices Flyer PDF

Transplant
 
Transplant Center Referral Guide  Booklets:

      New York
PDF
      South Atlantic (GA, NC, SC)
PDF

Flyers and Booklets

Get the Facts About Transplant Pamphlet  (English PDF; Spanish PDF)
Is a Kidney Transplant Right for Me? Your Guide to the Transplant Process Booklet
Why Transplant Is a Good Idea Flyer (English I Spanish)
ESRD NCC's Your Life, Your Choice: A Sampling of Stories from Kidney Transplant Patients and Donors Booklet

Home Therapies

Flyers and Booklets
Is Home Dialysis Right for You? Flyer PDF
Know the Facts about Home Dialysis Choices Booklet PDF

Peritoneal Dialysis (PD)
Poster
PD: Start The Conversation PDF

Flyers and Booklets
Know your Treatment Options. PD : The Needle-Free Option Flyer
Peritoneal Dialysis (PD) : The Needle-Free Option Trifold Booklet PDF
PD  Myths vs. Reality Flyer
PD Crossword Puzzle Flyer

Emergency Preparedness

CMS: Preparing for Emergencies:
A Guide for People on Dialysis
Booklet (English (2017)I Spanish (2007))
KCER: 3-day Emergency Diet Guidelines Booklet (English I Spanish)

For More Information

Contact:
Laura Edwards
Administrative Coordinator II
 (516) 209-5672
 ledwards@nw2.esrd.net

On-line Order Form