Bloodstream Infection QIA Learning and Action Network

Tue, 03/03/2020

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and the End Stage Renal Disease National Coordinating Center (ESRD NCC) invite you to join the:

Bloodstream Infection QIA LAN MEETING

March 3, 2020 3–4 p.m. ET (2–3 p.m. CT)

Event Speakers:

Jonathan Segal, MD, is a nephrologist at the University of Michigan and is the Medical Review Board Chair for Midwest Kidney Network 11. Dr. Segal will discuss his recently published article describing why some dialysis facilities have high rates of fistulas despite having patients with many comorbid conditions.

Maria Regnier, RN, MSN, CNN, is the Senior Director for the upper Midwest Enterprise Dialysis programs at Sanford Health.  Ms. Regnier will discuss how she has empowered nurses to evaluate fistulas and collaborate with the vascular surgeons to shorten the time a patient has a catheter.


Who Should Attend?

This presentation is appropriate for all facility administration, and staff, including: directors of operations, facility administrators, clinic managers and coordinators, nurses, social workers, infection preventionists, patients, and caregivers.

Continuing Education Unit (CEU) Provided:
One CEU will be provided for attending this meeting. Please include your license number when registering to receive your CEU credit or certificate.

Register Today! See below for registration instructions.

To Register:

  1. Go to:

2.Complete the form in the right column

3.Click SUBMIT button at bottom of page


The ESRD NCC will send a meeting confirmation to the email address provided during registration.  

Audio Details:

Audio is available via INTERNET STREAMING, which means no telephone line is required and the audio will come through your computer speakers or headphones.