Patient Safety Improvement Toolkit

Are you starting a patient safety improvement program at your dialysis facility or looking for ways to reenergize staff to focus on safety issues? The Keeping Kidney Patients Safe web site's Patient Safety Improvement Program Toolkit can help. This toolkit includes information, planning tools and promotional materials to assist you in planning and executing a safety improvement program to help fulfill the CMS Conditions for Coverage for End Stage Renal Disease Facilities.

Planning Tools

Promotional Materials


The ESRD Network of New England, Inc. created an educational video at Dialysis Clinic, Inc.'s facility at Tufts Medical Center. Featuring patient perspectives, the video seeks to empower hemodialysis patients and to teach the importance of hand hygiene, proper equipment, and careful technique in preventing infection.