Disaster Planning

Since the Katrina/Rita Hurricane Disaster in 2005, the Network has maintained a comprehensive list of resources and materials on this website. The Network actively participates in the Texas ESRD Emergency Coalition (TEEC) and continues to assist with distribution of materials developed through the coalition.

Disaster Preparedness Video

  • Link
  • Video in WMV format (requires windows media player)

Texas ESRD Emergency Coalition put together this disaster preparedness video for ESRD patients. TEEC recommends the video be showed to all patient in the facility at least annually. For questions contact: rcaruthers@nw14.esrd.net

National Preparedness Month

September is National Preparedness Month which includes Kidney Disaster Awareness Week on September 23 - 29, 2013.

Emergency Preparedness Supplies – Texas Department of State Health Services

AG-30 Requisition Form – DSHS order form

Surviving Disaster: How Texans Prepare (video series on DVD)
Catalog #: DV0617 (TO BE RESTOCKED BY JULY 1, 2014)

Emergency Document Bag
Catalog #: 9-200

Emergency Supply List
Catalog #: 9-201 (English)
Catalog #: 9-201A (Spanish)

Ready or Not? brochure
Catalog #: 9-203 (English)
Catalog #: 9-203A (Spanish)

Tornado Preparedness from the ESRD Network Cordinating Center Kidney Community Emergency Response


TEEC Disaster Webinar

2014 Webinar - July 1, 2014

2013 Webinar - May 21, 2013 at 1:00pm.

2012 Webinar

April 24, 2012 10 - 11:00 am CST

Patient Resources

Government and Agency Resources


Click here to access EMSystem in a "view only" mode. Please use the username and password listed below to log into EMSystem and view facility status, capacity or other pertinent information associated with a facility during an emergency/disaster situation.

  • Username: txdialview
  • Password: TEEC10

If you need further assistance with EMSystem usage, please visit the TEEC website and download the instructions located under the EMSystem tab. All other questions or concerns may be directed to the following individuals.

Texas ESRD Emergency Coalition (TEEC)

Texas ESRD Emergency Coalition, TEEC, logo

The Texas ESRD Emergency Coalition (TEEC) was formed in December 2005 to facilitate the provision of quality care to people with ESRD in the event of an emergency that negatively impacts the delivery of dialysis and transplant services by establishing a collaborative a Disaster Plan.