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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

 

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

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

Peter Fumo, MD
Nephrologist, Delaware Valley Nephrology and Hypertension Associates, PC 
Philadelphia, PA

Diana Headlee-Bell
Patient Representative
Bentleyville, PA

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

Jill Miller
Renal Dietitian
York, PA

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

Timmy T. Nelson
Patient Representative
West Chester, 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, Wilmington VA Medical Center
Newark, DE




Page last updated: 01/31/2019