Staff Education Resources


Resource Material Brief Description Topics

CDC Course on Infection Prevention

CDC course “Infection Prevention in Dialysis Settings” for outpatient hemodialysis healthcare workers, including technicians and nurses. Infection Prevention

Dialysis Patient Depression Toolkit

English | Spanish

Depression toolkit designed by pts for pts with contributions from professional collaborators Depression

Depression & Dialysis: Removing the Stigma and Strengthening our Mental Health


Recording/Slides of 10/4/2018 Webinar hosted by pt leaders in collaboration with AAKP and NKF Depression

ESRD Bulletins - Quality Improvement

NW 16 blog posts related to Quality Improvement Quality Improvement

Fistula First Catheter Last (FFCL) Resources for Professionals

Resources developed by the FFCL Workgroup coalition to increase AVF rates in hemodialysis patients Vascular Access

Monitoring Your Dialysis Water Treatment System


Manual designed to outline the methods used to achieve and maintain quality standards in maintaining the dialysis water treatment system. Dialysis Water Treatment

Preventing Opioid Harm


Opioid Resource Page with focus on older adults Opioid Reduction

Water Treatment Calculator

The Carbon Tank Empty Bed Contact Time (EBCT) and Flow Rate calculators spreadsheet  Dialysis Water Treatment


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