Nephrologists Transforming Dialysis Safety

Nephrologists Transforming Dialysis Safety (NTDS)

Registration for the upcoming Targeting Zero Infections webinar is now open. Register now»

NTDS Project Mission Statement

To enhance the quality of life for people with kidney failure by engaging nephrologists as team leaders in transformational change that continuously improves the safety of life sustaining dialysis.

Register for Targeting Zero Infections: Multi-Drug Resistant Organisms (MDROs) and Antimicrobial Stewardship in the Dialysis Facility

NTDS will be offering its second webinar on Wednesday, September 27, 2017, from 12:00PM-1:00PM EDT. This webinar will explore the effects of MDROs on the immuno-compromised person receiving dialysis treatments and the impact that antibiotic stewardship programs have demonstrated. CME and CNE will be offered. To register for this webinar, click here. For more information about the webinar, click here.

August is National Immunization Awareness Month

More than 1 out of 5 dialysis and transplant patients do not have evidence for seasonal influenza vaccination.

Resources that have been used to promote vaccinations are featured below and can be found in the Resource Library.

USRDS Data: The data reported here have been supplied by the United States Renal Data System (USRDS). The interpretation and reporting of these data are the responsibility of the author(s) and in no way should be seen as an official policy or interpretation of the U.S. government..

Resource Library: Highlight

Immunization Action Coalition (IAC)
Immunization Action Coalition (IAC)
CDC Resource.Posted August 2, 2017

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