New Patient Materials

VIDEO: What to Expect While on Dialysis
Starting dialysis often means creating a new normal for yourself and your family. There’s a lot to think about. Watch the next video in our FIRST30 video series featuring advice from patients. Learn how to overcome fears and misconceptions, acquire good habits and ask for help when needed.

ESRD Patient Orientation Packet
The ESRD Patient Orientation Packet that ESRD patients receive contains orientation materials relative to their plan of care. These packets are distributed through a collaborative effort among the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the Networks and the Network Coordinating Center (NCC).