The Renal Network, Inc.
Description of Duties for Elected Committees
Board of Trustees establishes policies for the corporation, and otherwise is
empowered to carry out all of the duties, powers and responsibilities of the
corporation. The Board of Trustees routinely reviews all budget items and
financial matters for the Network, ensures the Network contract with the
Health Care Financing Administration is being maintained appropriately,
approves of activities proposed by the Medical Review Board and Patient
Leadership Council, and approves policies and procedures for the Network, as
for elected positions on the Board of Trustees must:
have the appropriate
credentials in the discipline they are representing;
be experienced in dialysis
and/or renal transplantation;
be affiliated with
a Medicare approved dialysis facility or transplant center which is a member
of Network 9/10;
have Network experience on
the Medical Review Board or an appointed committee.
is required that nominees have email access because many announcements and
communications are relayed via email.
Board of Trustees meets three to four times a year. Travel and overnight
lodging are reimbursed to enable members to attend these meetings.