Keeping Kidney Patients Safe: Patient Safety Improvement Toolkit

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Keeping Kidney Patients Safe: Patient Safety Improvement Toolkit

Description

This toolkit includes information, planning tools, and promotional materials to assist in planning and executing a safety improvement program to help fulfill the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services conditions for coverage for end stage renal disease (ESRD) facilities.

  • Planning tools:
    • Patient safety improvement plan basics
    • Staff activity planning guide
    • ESRD patient safety annotated bibliography
  • Promotional materials:
    • Keeping Kidney Patients Safe posters
    • Patient safety articles for nephrology practices or patient newsletters
    • Keeping Kidney Patients Safe screensaver for staff computers

Developer:

Renal Physicians Association

Funding Sources:

Renal Physicians Association

History

Release Date: 2008
Original Summary: October 2008
Last Updated: 12/29/10

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