Upcoming Events

Past Events

May 22, 2019 - May 23, 2019

ANNA North Carolina Nursing Network
ANNA North Carolina Annual Statewide Symposium
ESRD Network of the South Atlantic Annual Meeting

Topic Presentations:

Medical Cannabis: Delving into the Weeds  PDF Slides
Joshua Dowd, MD

Biologic and Non-Biologic Determinants Outcomes in Lupus Nephritis  PDF Slides
Keisha Gibson, MD

Hyperkalemia: What to do when there's too much of a good thing  PDF Slides
Mary Jane Barchman, MD, FACP, FASN

Polycystic Kidney Disease  PDF Slides
Katherine Westreich, MD

Vascular Access  PDF Slides
Jeffrey Hoggard, MD, FACP, FASN, FASDIN

Resilient Medical Staff Build Resilient Patients  PDF Slides
Patricia Heard, MSW. MBA, ACSW, LMFT, LCSW

ESCO (End Stage Renal Disease Seamless Care Organization) Overview  PDF Slides
Glenda S. Wooten, RN MN, NEA-BC

Healthcare Disaster Preparedness & Response  PDF Slides
Kimberly Clement, MPH, EMT-P

Living Kidney Donation 101 PDF Slides
Amy Woodard BSN, RN, CNN, CCTC

The Five Invitations: Discovering What death Can Teach Us About Living Fully PDF Slides
Mark Philbrick, MSN, RN

What You Need to Know about CMS' 2019 Priorities, Goals, and Quality Improvement Activities Recording

December 2018

October 2018 Network QIA Calendar Printable PDF

August 22, 2018

Transplant Outreach Coordinators Webinar
SlidesRecording

June 21, 2018
Transplant QIA Mid-Point Webinar
Slides; Recording

May 16, 2018
Addressing Barriers to Transplant Webinar
Slides; Recording

May 23 - 24 , 2018

ANNA North Carolina Nursing Network

Unique Challenges for the Nephrology Professional
ESRD Network of the South Atlantic Annual Meeting
ANNA North Carolina 10th Annual Statewide Symposium Flyer
Topics: •Transplant • Infectious Disease • Fluid Management • Apheresis
• Pharmacology • Depression
The Embassy Suites Hotel 201 Harrison Oaks Boulevard, Cary, NC 27513

NC SPICE - The NC Dialysis (ICAR) Experience Presentation Slides

UNC Kidney Center - Fertility, Contraception, Pregnancy and Menopause in Transplant Recipients Presentation Slides

Benjamin Hippen, MD, FASN,FAST - Transplant Referral to Waitlist - Navigating the "Seven Steps" Presentation Slides

IPRO - Chanell McCain - Patients Helping Patients Learn About Kidney Care Choices Presentation Slides

UNC Kidney Center - Striking the Optimal Balance in Hemodialysis Fluid Management Presentation Slides

March 21, 2018
LEAN Home Therapies and Transplant QIAs Webinar
Interventions for the Network's Home Therapies and Transplant Quality Improvement Activities, including LEAN strategies for improvement. Reviewing: Treatment Options Education Stations.
Slides; Recording

February 8, 2018
Improve Transplant Coordination QIA Kick-Off Webinar
Review project requirements, timelines, and project interventions for 2018
Slides; Recording

February 7, 2018
BSI/LTC QIA Kick-Off Webinar
Review project requirements, timelines, and project interventions for 2018.
Slideshh; Recording

January 31, 2018
Home Therapies QIA Kick-Off Webinar
This webinar reviews project timelines, reports root causes to low home therapies training, and reviews project interventions for 2018. SlidesRecording

January 17, 2018
Webinar: Completing a 5 Whys RCA Tutorial
Slides   Evaluation Form

January 10, 2018
Webinar: What You Need to Know About CMS' 2018 Priorities, Goals, and Quality Improvement Activities Network hosted webinar about the role of the ESRD Network, and how the National Quality Strategy (NQS) principles, Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) priorities, and CMS goals should be applied to ESRD patient care in 2018.
Slides

January 8, 2018
Webinar: Vocational Rehabilitation QIA  Kick-Off
This webinar reviews project timelines, reports root causes to low home therapies training, and reviews project interventions for 2018.
SlidesRecording

2017

October 19, 2017
Dialysis Technician Training Day (CE)
Expand Skills. Share Knowledge. Empower Patients.
Central Georgia Technical College, H Building Auditorium  3300 Macon Tech Drive, Macon, GA 31206
7.2 Technician CEUs

May 23 - 24 , 2017
Unique Challenges for the Nephrology Professional
ESRD Network of the South Atlantic Annual Meeting Flyer
ANNA North Carolina 10th Annual Statewide Symposium
The Embassy Suites Hotel 201 Harrison Oaks Boulevard, Cary, NC 27513
Full Agenda
Topics:   •Review of Nephrology Nursing Basics • Volume Overload • Patient Perspectives • Home Therapies • Vascular Access • Pharmacology • End of Life Supportive Care

Wednesday, December 7, 2016
IPRO ESRD Program NHSN Data Reporting Kickoff
Webinar: Recording

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
IPRO ESRD Program HAI LAN Quarterly Meeting
Webinar: Recording

Wednesday, September 7, 2016
Tunnel Catheter Avoidance - Seven Simple Strategies
Webinar: Recording</span>

Tuesday, August 23, 2016
IPRO ESRD Program HAI LAN Quarterly Meeting
Webinar: Recording

Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Preventing BSI: Refresher
Webinar: Recording

Tuesday, June 28, 2016
ESRD QIP Clinical Measures Overview
Webinar: Recording; Source Document

Tuesday, June 7, 2016
Preventing Bloodborne Infections: One and Only Campaign
Webinar: Recording

Wednesday, May 11, 2016
IPRO ESRD Program HAI LAN Quarterly Meeting
Webinar Recording

Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Vascular Access
Webinar: Recording

Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Vascular Access
Webinar: Recording

Tuesday, May 3, 2016
HAI Bloodstream Infections
Webinar: Recording

Thursday, April 28, 2016
ESRD Network of the South Atlantic: Improving the Grievance Process
Pre-recorded: Recording

Friday, April 26, 2016
Vaccinations
Webinar: Recording;

Tuesday, January 26, 2016
IPRO ESRD Network Program and 2016-2020 ESRD Statement of Work (SOW)
Webinar: Recording
Presented to Network 1 and Network 2 ESRD communities

IPRO ESRD Network of the South Atlantic
Network 6 (GA, NC, SC)
909 Aviation Parkway, Suite 300
Morrisville, NC 27560
Main Phone: 919-463-4500
Toll-Free Patient Line: 800-524-7139
Fax: 
919-388-9637
 info@nw6.esrd.net

2019 QIA and PEOC LAN Call Schedule

Additional Resources

Publications and Newsletters
Provider Insider
Kidney Chronicles
The PAC Speaks

Quality Improvement Activities:
Reducing Healthcare Acquired Infections BSI & LTC
Improving Utilization of Home Therapies
Improving Transplant Coordination
Support Gainful Employment of ESRD Patients