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Educational Resources 



Kidney School is a comprehensive online education program for people who want to learn how to manage and live with chronic kidney disease (stages 3–5). 


Kidney School is a program of the non-profit Medical Education Institute, Inc. Since it was first launched in 2002, Kidney School has grown to become one of the largest chronic kidney disease (CKD) education programs in the world, and is recommended by dialysis professionals all across the U.S.


Network 13' s Vision:

“To facilitate effective, efficient quality patient care that results in better outcomes, safety and satisfaction through patient advocacy, collaboration, education, monitoring and mentoring with professionals and patients in the renal community.”

ESRD Network 13 provides education and resources for people with Chronic Kidney Disease. We can assist with resolving patient grievances and providing educational and informational materials to assist patients in improving their health. 


Life Options is a program of research, research-based education, and outreach founded in 1993 to help people live long and live well with kidney disease. A national panel of doctors, researchers, patients, nurses, social workers, dietitians, and ESRD Network directors reviews all Life Options materials and helps guide research.



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