The IPRO ESRD Network of New York is here for you during this unprecedented event. We will continue to provide resources that we believe will be beneficial to you.


Join The Network Every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the Month at 4:45pm for Our Patient-COVID-19 Discussion Group  Meeting Call-In Number: 1-855-797-9485 Click here to join the meeting Meeting Number: 616 535 334 Password:PAC2020

Patient Resources
New! -11 Things You Can Do to Ready for a Kidney Transplant During COVID-19
New! Patient Safety Tips for Dialysis Transportation during the Coronavirus Outbreak
¡Nuevo!- Consejos de seguridad del paciente para el transporte de Diálisis durante el brote de coronavirus-19 (COVID-19)
New! Alternative Approaches to Peer Mentoring
New! 5 Urgent Reminders About Coronavirus for Individuals on Dialysis 
¡Nuevo!- 5 recordatorios urgentes acera del coronavirus-19 (COVID-19) para individuos en Diálisis

ESRD NCC Resources:

ESRD NCC has created an informative new video and posted it to the ESRD NCC YouTube channel. In this video, viewers will learn about the essential steps you should take in preparing for a kidney transplant. Check out the new video “11 Things to Get Ready for a Kidney Transplant”

Telehealth Resources
 New! Benefits of Telehealth
New! Telehealth Visit Checklist
National Consortium of Telehealth Resources: COVID-19 Tool Kit
The Doctor will See You Now: Telemedicine Makes Its Easy
Multiple Ways to Stay Connected With Others During COVID-19
Health and Human Services: Learn More about telehealth

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19): People who are at the highest risk for severe illness
Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19): Print Resources
 How our facility is keeping patients safe from covid-19
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): Keeping Patients on dialysis safe
 Social Distancing
 If you have these symptoms please see the front desk immediately 
 Please read before entering: symptoms
 Priorities for testing patients with suspected covid-19 infections

Mental Health Resources
 New! Support Group Tips
Association for Mental Health and Wellness: COVID-19 Bereavement Support Groups 
Taking Care of Your Behavioral Health (SAMHSA)
COVID-19 Staying Connected with Family and Friends
Coping with Thoughts of Suicide During the Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) Pandemic
Grief and Loss During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Managing Grief over the Death of a Loved One During COVID-19 Outbreak
Grief and Loss in the Workplace During the COVID-19 Outbreak
 Coping with Stress During Infectious Disease Outbreak (SAMHSA)
Anxious About the Coronavirus: Here are Eight Practical Steps to Stay Calm and Support your Immune System (The Choppa Center)
 COVID-19 Resource and Information Guide (National Alliance on Mental Illness-NAMI)
 NAMI National Helpline Warmline Directory 

New York City Advance Warning System
 What You Need to Know About COVID-19
 New Yorkers Here's What you Need To Know About the Coronavirus Flyer 

Network COVID-19 Patient Educational Newsletters
Week of March 26th
 Week of April 2nd 
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 Week of August 30th
 Week of August 30th/ September 3rd
 Week of September 9th
 Week of September 24th

Patient Webinars

Coping with uncertain times: COVID-19 pandemic Session II: slides; Recordin
Coping With Uncertain Times: COVID-19 Pandemic Session I; Slides PDFRecording
Northeastern Kidney Foundation: COVID-19 Patient Q&A; Recording
Dialysis Patient Citizens Education Center: What COVID-19 Means for Kidney Patients; Slides; Recording

American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP): CoronaVirus & Kidney Patients; Recording

American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP): CoronaVirus & transplant Patients- Get the Facts, Save a Life; Recording

ESRD NCC Videos 

Test Your Hand Hygiene Knowledge (Video) 

Video Library

For questions or assistance, please contact us:

IPRO ESRD Network of New York Network 2
1979 Marcus Avenue Ste 105
Lake Success, NY 11042
Main Line: 516-209-5578
Patient Line: 1-800-238-3773

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Local Resources:
NYS Department of Health
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Nassau County Department of Health 
Suffolk County Department of Health 
Westchester Department of Health 

National Resources:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Public Health Emergency (ASPR)

Links for Patients in Crisis:
National Suicide Prevention Line: 1-800-273-8255 1-800-784-2433; OR TEXT: 1-800-799-4889
 NKF Cares: Patient Information Center: 1-855-NKF-CARES (1.855.653.2273); Email NKF

 Upcoming Network Webinars:
Renal Support Network (RSN) Zoom Room
Every Fourth Sunday from 5:30-7:30PM ET
ESRD NCC: COVID-19 Quickinar