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HSAG ESRD GOVERNANCE AND COMPLIANCE

HSAG ESRD Governance

Pursuant to Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) regulation, the HSAG: ESRD Network 7 Board of Directors (BOD) membership must include:

  • A minimum of three and a maximum of fifteen representatives.
  • A minimum of one patient representative.
  • A membership that:
    • Reflects the overall community the Network serves by having members who represent a variety of facilities/organizations, as practical.
    • Does not over-represent any one facility or organization.

Voting members of the BOD:

  • Are appointed as needed and/or as directed by the Corporation.
  • Serve a three-year term with a maximum of two consecutive BOD appointments.
    • Former members may be reappointed after one three-year absence from the BOD.
    • May not have any financial relationship with the Network, either directly or indirectly.

Network 7—
Board of Directors 

Role

Affiliation

Location

Mary Ellen Dalton, PhD, MBA, RN

President and HSAG Chair

HSAG

Phoenix, AZ

Jennifer Haggkvist, RN, BSN

Medical Review Board (MRB) Chair

US Renal Care (USRC)

Port Charlotte, FL

Candace Magiera, RN

Network Board Chair and Network Council Chair

USRC

Sarasota, FL

Julie Glennon

Patient Advisory Committee (PAC) Member

Independent

West Palm Beach, FL

Yolanda Blakeney

PAC Chair

Dialysis Clinic, Inc.

Jacksonville, FL

Valerie Chin, RN

Board Member

Fresenius Medical Care

Boynton Beach, FL

Jennifer Haggkvist, RN, BSN

MRB and BOD Member

USRC

Port Charlotte, FL

Fred Bowers, PCT

MRB and BOD Member

DaVita, Inc.

Orlando, FL