Administration Specialty Practice Network

Volunteer Opportunities

We want to hear from YOU. We value your expertise and knowledge.

Purpose

  • Under the guidance of the Board of Directors, identifies, coordinates, and completes Specialty Practice Network (SPN) activities and projects, related to education, publications, best practice resources, and membership needs, consistent with ANNA’s mission, strategic plan, and policies and procedures.
  • Actively engages and involves ANNA members, who have opted to be a part of the SPN Group, in the SPN activities.
  • Ensures that work products are congruent with the current Nephrology Nursing Scope and Standards of Practice.

Resources

Additional Resources

  • CMS Survey and Certification Program - This program certifies ESRD facilities for inclusion in the Medicare Program by validating that each facility meets "Conditions for Coverage." This page provides basic information related to survey and certification of dialysis facilities for ESRD surveyors and dialysis providers.
  • ESRD Quality Measures - The ESRD Quality Incentive Program (QIP) links provider or facility payments to performance, based on outcomes assessed through specific quality measures. These measures are important indicators of patient outcomes and are at the core of medical management of ESRD patients.

Role Description

See Role Description for committee member qualifications, selection criteria, and responsibilities.

SPN Leaders