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


Network Information Poster: Steps to Successful Communication


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

Patient Engagement/Peer Mentoring


Flyers & Booklets

  • New! Support Group Tips for Facilities Link
  • New! Alternative Approaches to Peer Mentoring Link
  • 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
  • My Goal-My Roadmap (English/ Spanish)
  • Questions for Better Healthcare Flyer

Vascular Access Planning


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)
  • Infection Prevention: Catheter Countdown Poster

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Posters


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



Education Station

  • Looking for Resources: Education Station Sign PDF

Treatment Options

  • Explore Your Treatment Options (Poster) PDF
  • What are my Treatment Choices Flyer PDF
  • Consider your Dialysis Choices: Choosing the right option for you! PDF


  • Transplant Center Referral Guide  Booklets:New York PDF

Flyers and Booklets

  • Wait Less: Shorten Your Time For a Kidney Transplant PDF
  • Help Your Patients: Reduce the wait for a kidney transplant PDF
  • Get the Facts About Transplant Pamphlet  (English PDF; Spanish PDF)
  • My Goal- My Roadmap (English I Spanish)
  • 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
  • Transplant Work-Up Appointments Checklist PDF
  • Transplant Appointment Glossary PDF
  • Transplant Word Choice PDF
  • Transplant Tri-fold (English I Spanish)

Home Therapies

Flyers and Booklets

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:

For More Information

Laura Edwards
Administrative Coordinator II
 (516) 209-5672