Your Vascular Access

ESRD Network Coordinating Center (NCC) Resources

Lifeline for a Lifetime – Your Vascular Access 

A healthy vascular access is very important to have successful dialysis treatments. Do the “One Minute Access Check” every day, so you can find any potential problems, get the help you need and it could save your lifeline.

How To Save Your Lifeline

At the links below, you can view the steps and tools for “one minute access check”. These will help you do your daily access check.

Vascular Access Patient Resources

Fistula First Breakthrough Change Concept 10 Resources

Fistula First Breakthrough Initiative (FFBI) 

For more resources, visit the FFBI Patient Education Section