Transplant coordination quality improvement activity (QIA)
 

Kidney Transplant logo
Network Project Lead: Lori Finch, MS, RN, CNN, NE-BC
Network Project Co-lead: Amanda Morelli, BS, RN

AIM: at least a 10% increase in the rate of patients placed on a waitlist for transplant of eligible patients in the Network 5 service area.

Quality Insights Renal Network 5 (QIRN5) is conducting a Transplant Quality Improvement Initiative to increase the rates of patients on a transplant waitlist in outpatient dialysis facilities. This project aims to reduce disparity in the promotion of access to waitlisting.
 

Monthly Data Collection

Data Collection Tool
 

Webinars & Slides

Schedule
Date Registration Link
April 5, 2018, 1 pm https://qualitynet.webex.com/qualitynet/onstage/g.php?MTID=e8649c8f1fc381afb31e1692ea660d437
May 3, 2018, 1 pm https://qualitynet.webex.com/qualitynet/onstage/g.php?MTID=e64b4e3a3545fb33bb410f16a92a6245e
June 7, 2018, 1 pm https://qualitynet.webex.com/qualitynet/onstage/g.php?MTID=e7c22d6d28350adc996a663bea7f44afd
July 12, 2018, 1 pm https://qualitynet.webex.com/qualitynet/onstage/g.php?MTID=e3462765df029f3edc61f903363013f5f
Aug. 9, 2018, 1 pm https://qualitynet.webex.com/qualitynet/onstage/g.php?MTID=e8bdfa7550fe8e96505eadb25cb10ceb3
Sept. 13, 2018, 1 pm https://qualitynet.webex.com/qualitynet/onstage/g.php?MTID=e228c5979823f65f288848566850debda

All project participants not present for the live webinar event are required to view the webinar recording for the event(s) which they were not present.  Complete an attestation form indicating which webinar event(s) listed below that you have viewed:

Webinar #1 & Slides
February 2018

Webinar #3 Slides
April 2018

Webinar #5 Slides and Interest Form
June 19, 2018

 Webinar Troubleshooting:  Download the WebEx Networking Recording Player


Project Resources

Transplant Center’s Contacts and Criteria
7 Steps
Article on Steps to Transplant: Impact of Navigators on Completion of Steps in the Kidney Transplant Process: A Randomized, Controlled Trial
 

NCC Transplant Project LAN Calls

TENTATIVE schedule for the remaining 2018 QIA LAN calls. Please note that these dates are subject to change based on speaker availability. Meeting details, including registration link and call overview, to be provided prior as they are received.

Transplant 

April 17 from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. ET
June 19 from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. ET
August 21 from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. ET
October 16 from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. ET
December 18 from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. ET (tentative)