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Medical Review Board


Quality Insights Renal Network 4’s 13-member Medical Review Board (MRB) is charged with overseeing the Network 4 quality program. Board activities include the following:

  • Identifying Network-wide and dialysis facility-specific opportunities for improvement through routine monitoring of data profiles and pattern analysis
  • Designing and implementing activities to address areas needing improvement and/or further examination
  • Making recommendations to and assisting dialysis facilities in correcting identified problems and improving care
If you are interested in becoming a member of the Medical Review Board, please contact Christopher Brown at (610) 265-2418 ext. 2826 or cbrown@nw4.esrd.net.

Members

 

Marc H. Weiner, MD
Chair
Nephrologist, Hypertension & Kidney Specialists
Lancaster, PA

Evan Norfolk, MD
Vice-Chair
Nephrologist, Geisinger Medical Center
Danville, PA

Laura Arentz, MBA, MS, RD
Business Development Specialist/Outreach Coordinator
Christiana Care Health System, Kidney Transplant Program
Newark, DE

Susan Bray, MD
Nephrologist
Hahnemann University Hospital
Philadelphia, PA

Edward Jones, MD
Nephrologist, Delaware Nephrology and Hypertension Associates, PC
Philadelphia, PA

Joseph A. Kuhn, MD, FACP
Nephrologist, Nephrology Associates
Wilmington, DE

David Levenson, MD
Nephrologist, Partners in Nephrology and Endocrinology
Pittsburgh, PA

Mark P. Mantell, MD, FACS
Director of Vascular Access
Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Philadelphia, PA

Allen Nelson, AA, BA
Patient Representative
Glen Mills, PA

Timmy T. Nelson
Patient Representative
West Chester, PA

Paul Palevsky, MD, FACP
Chief – Renal Section, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare Systems
Pittsburgh, PA

Linda Roberto, MA, RD, LDN
Renal Dietitian, FMC Mt. Airy
Philadelphia, PA

Richard Russo, MSW, LSW
Renal Social Worker, DaVita Riddle in Media and Westtown
West Chester, PA

Velma P. Scantlebury, MD, FACS
Transplant Surgeon, Christiana Care Transplant Center
Newark, DE

Kathy Young, MSN, RN, CNN
Renal Nurse, Christiana Care Health System
Newardk DE

Melvin Yudis, MD
Nephrologist, Hypertension-Nephrology Associates, PC
Willow Grove, PA




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