Follow the steps below to become part of the ESRD Network program.




Action Required

Time to be Completed


Complete the New Facility Information Form

This will allow the Network to obtain required fields to create a facility in EQRS.




The Network adds your facility to EQRS and email with more information. The Network’s response will be considered the initial ‘Letter of Network Participation’ for certification purposes, until your facility becomes CMS Certified.


Within a week of facility being added to the EQRS.


After receiving the CMS Certification letter: submit the Facility Participation Agreement This is often asked for during re-certification by state surveyors. (Do not forget to enter name and CCN number)

Within a week of notice to the Network


If you have any questions, please open ticket in our Customer Support portal