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Facilitating the achievement of optimal wellness for renal disease patients


Emergency Preparedness & Disaster Planning




The following resources are offered to assists ESRD facilities to meet federal regulations governing emergency preparedness and develop their own emergency preparedness plans.

Network Emergency Response Plan [PDF, 30KB]

The Kidney Community Emergency Response (KCER) Program has launched an exciting new website to address the needs of the kidney community in preparing for and responding to emergencies and disasters. 


Emergency Dialysis Services Guidelines

State Emergency Management Offices

State Department of Health

Federal Emergency Management Offices

  • Ready America
    Ready America is a national public service campaign designed to educate and empower Americans to prepare for and respond to emergencies including natural and man-made disasters. Visit the Ready America website for natioanl, local and children’s resources.

    A Spanish language version of this site is available at Other languages are also available. Visit to see available other language resources.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency)

Other links with helpful information: