Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Coronavirus (COVID-19) How to Stay Protected and What to Do If You Are Sick? 

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) ESRD Provider Telehealth and Telemedicine Tool Kit


Network 14 Texas ESRD Emergency Coalition (TEEC) toll-free hotline is here to support you during COVID-19. Please call TEEC at 866-407-3773 (press 2 for Spanish) for assistance. If this is a medical emergency, please hang up and call 911. Our ESRD Network of Texas staff are here to assist with basic questions concerning the COVID-19 virus. For example:

  • Inability to eat during treatment
  • Change of dialysis treatment times for social distancing
  • What to do about public transportation?
  • What happens if patient decline to wear a mask?
  • What happens if I run out of PPE supplies?

Your call will be answered in the order of receipt. Please note the ESRD Network of Texas staff are not medically trained to provide medical advice. You can also find information and resources on the the ESRD Network of Texas website at under News or TEEC website links below.

Texas COVID-19 Mental Health Hotline 1-833-986-1919 additional information available here


Additional COVID-19 Provider and Patient Information is available here




Mission Statement

Mission Statement

The mission of the Texas ESRD Emergency Coalition is to coordinate Planning, Preparedness, Response and Recovery to Emergency Events affecting the Texas ESRD community.

Contact TEEC Toll-Free at (866) 407-ESRD---1 (866) 407-3773


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Texas ESRD Emergency Coalition Disaster Preparedness Video for Patients

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Patient Wristband Identification

Patient Wristband Identification

The TEEC Patient Identification/Database tracking committee developed a set of patient identifiers to be worn on wristbands when a mandatory evacuation occurs to ensure that transient care providers can obtain basic patient information.


Clear Document Bags and Purple Emergency "Go Bags"

CLEAR EMERGENCY DOCUMENT BAG! CURRENTLY AVAILABLE Emergency Document Bag Announcement (click here to visit Texas Ready)

ORDER YOUR PURPLE EMERGENCY BAGS! **ONLY for dialysis faciities that have an ESRD Network Contract / Agreement** 



Are You READY?

The R.E.A.D.Y packet is available for download in English and Spanish.


Contact TEEC

4099 McEwen Rd, Suite 820
Dallas, Texas 75244
1 (866) 407-ESRD
1 (866) 407-3773



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