The IPRO ESRD Network of the South Atlantic is here for you during this unprecedented event. We will continue to provide resources that we believe will be beneficial to you.
Dialysis Patient Resources
New! - 5 Urgent Reminders About Coronavirus for Individuals on Dialysis
New! - Patient Safety Tips for Dialysis Transportation during the Coronavirus Outbreak
New! - April 2nd COVID-19 Patient Newsletter
New! - 4 Ways to Empower Yourself to Cope with COVID-19 (English|Spanish)
Expansion of Telehealth Benefits for Medicare Beneficiaries during the COVID-19 Outbreak
Staying Safe During Dialysis and the COVID-19 Outbreak
Webinars for Kidney Patients
The Dialysis Patient Citizen (DPC) Education Center is hosting a webinar on APRIL 7 AT 4 PM: The COVID-19 Explosion - Lessons from New York - What Kidney Patients Should Know. You will have the opportunity to have questions answered during the webinar!
Visit the DPC website for more information or to sign up for call details
Watch the Coronavirus and Kidney Patients Webinar
View the Video on Facebook
IPRO ESRD Network of the South Atlantic
Main Line: 919-463-4500
Patient Toll-Free: 800-524-7139
COVID-19 Patient Line: 516-507-8897
COVID-19 Facility Line: 516-567-0206
World Health Organization (WHO)
Mental Health Resources
The outbreak of COVID-19 may be stressful for many people. You may find yourself overwhelmed with the amount of information coming out from multiple sources. Coping with stress in positive ways will make you, the people you care about, and your community stronger.
Take Care of Your Behavioral Health - this resource includes tips from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) for social distancing, quarantine, and isolation during an infectious disease outbreak.
Coping with Stress During Infection Disease Outbreaks - more tips from SAMHSA for knowing the signs of stress, how to relieve stress, and when to get help.
Protecting Your Mental Health During the Coronavirus Outbreak - this resource includes information from the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) on taking care of your mental health in the face of uncertainty.
New! - Find Your Next Online Support Group