PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY

Dear Patient Health Coach,

Thank you for completing the foundational module entitled “Vascular Access Planning”! We are excited to collaborate with you on quality improvement initiatives and activities at your facility. Please complete this short quiz when you have finished viewing the “Vascular Access Planning” Module as certification of completion.

NOTE: IF YOU ARE PARTICIPATING IN MORE THAN ONE QUALITY IMPROVEMENT ACTIVITY, e.g. (Home, Transplant, BSI/LTC), YOU ONLY NEED TO COMPLETE ONE TIME.


INSTRUCTIONS:
  1. Please complete the following Post-Assessment/Quiz after viewing the Patient Health Coach - “Vascular Access Planning” Module.
  2. The successful submission of this quiz is dependent upon answering all questions marked with an asterisk (*).
  3. Upon the successful completion and submission by clicking on the “DONE” box at the end of the quiz, you will be directed to the ESRD Network 6 Patient Health Coach webpage. (If you are not redirected to the PHC webpage, please contact Loretta Ezell at lezell@nw6.esrd.net or call 919-463-4507)
  4. It is recommended that you complete the “Vascular Access Planning” quiz within 3 days of viewing the module.
  5. To pass this module, you will need to achieve a 70% or better. If you don't pass on the first attempt, please review the incorrect answers, and retake the quiz as many times as necessary to achieve a passing score. 
  6. After passing this module with a 70% or better score.  You can also take additional focus area modules: Home Dialysis and/or Transplant.
  7. Please select your facility by following the example below. You will need to select your facility from the drop down menu according to your State, CCN, and Facility Name.
  8. Please select "N/A" in the other two drop down menus to successfully save your responses.
 

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YOUR INFORMATION

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* 4. Please enter your contact information below:

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* 5. Do you oversee multiple units other than the selected facility above? If you oversee more than one facility, you will only need to complete this post-assessment once(Please include the CCN and Facility Name for ALL units you oversee in order to receive credit for this project requirement) **IF NO - PROCEED TO THE NEXT QUESTION**

MODULE UNDERSTANDING

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* 6. The ESRD Network role and responsibilities to improve the patients experience of care include

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* 7. Catheters are considered a permanent vascular accesses?

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* 8. Fistulas or grafts are preferred over catheters.

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* 9. Having a Vascular Access plan helps to promote:

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* 10. How many steps are there to creating a vascular access plan?

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* 11. The Patient Health Coach should ask the dialysis care team to help develop and work through the steps of the access plan.

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* 12. The best way to access the patients’ needs is to?

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* 13. After sharing educational resources from the toolkit with the patient you should

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* 14. Rotating cannulation sites or using the rope and ladder technique is preferred

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* 15. Tips for being a successful Patient Health Coach Include:

MODULE EVALUATION

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* 16. Please use a 5-star rating scale to evaluate this module, Coaching to Support Kidney Care Choices: Vascular Access Planning

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* 17. Did you find this module to be effective in preparing you with the knowledge and skills needed in your role as the Patient Health Coach?

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* 18. Do you have any additional comments on how this module could be improved to meet your needs as the Patient Health Coach?

Thank you for completing the Patient Health Coach
“Vascular Access Planning” Module Post-Assessment

Please click on the "DONE" box below to submit  your responses to the Network.
Once you click on the “Done” box, you should be re-directed to the ESRD NEtwork 6 Patient Health Coach webpage.
ESRD Network Program
IPRO ESRD Network of the South Atlantic

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