A healthy vascular access is very important to have successful dialysis treatments.
Get access to resources that enable you to find any potential problems and get the help you need to save your lifeline.
The work of the Fistula First Catheter Last Workgroup Coalition is focused on supporting the renal community, the ESRD Networks, patients, and the CMS in efforts to improve vascular access outcomes.
For patients on dialysis, your vascular access is your Lifeline for a Lifetime. Resources to help you plan for your access, check it to make sure it’s healthy, and more.
- Lifeline for a Lifetime
- Planning For Your Vascular Access
- Monitoring Your Vascular Access
- Patient Educational Materials
Resources for surgeon training on arteriovenous fistulas (AVFs), cannulation, access planning, access monitoring, and more.