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Is the primary phone entered a cell phone?*
Are you willing to have your contact information shared with fellow Patient Ambassadors?*
Yes, you may share my contact information.No, you may not share my contact information.
We encourage Patient Ambassadors to work together. If you are comfortable consenting to sharing your information, we would like to provide your contact information to your fellow Patient Ambassadors in your state or region to help you coordinate. We will not provide any of your information to third parties or anyone outside DPC and the Patient Ambassador program.
Which of the following best describes you?*
---In-Center HemodialysisHome HemodialysisPeritoneal DialysisFamily MemberTransplant RecipientChronic Kidney Disease (Pre-Dialysis)
Dialysis Center Information
Dialysis Center Provider*
---American Renal AssociatesDaVitaDialysis Clinic, Inc.FreseniusGambro HealthcareNorthwest Kidney CentersSatellite HealthcareUS Renal CareOther
Dialysis Center Name*
Dialysis Center Phone Number*
What is your educational background?
What political advocacy and public speaking experience do you have?
What sort of writing experience do you have?
Aside from DPC, are you involved in the kidney care community in any other ways?
Is there anything else you are involved in that might be relevant to the Patient Ambassador Program?
Why would you like to be a Patient Ambassador?
Attachments: Here you may attach your resume, CV, or any other documents that might be relevant.
Patient Ambassador Agreement
I am a citizen of the United States of America. I will join the Patient Ambassador policy update calls when I am able. If I am not able to join the calls, I will listen to them afterwards. I will send my action reporting forms online by the time they are due even if I am unable to complete the actions. I will communicate with DPC and solicit feedback before I schedule meetings with legislators, hold events, and contact my local media.
Do you agree to these terms? *
Yes, I agree to these terms.
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Dialysis Patient Citizens
Dialysis Patient Citizens (DPC) is the nation’s largest patient-led organization working to improve the quality of life for dialysis patients. Join us in making a difference for those with kidney disease, by enrolling as a DPC member today. (Membership is free)
We need your help to remind policy makers that we are real people and not just a line-item in their budget. You can make a huge impact by calling, emailing, or writing to share your story with your elected officials.
Act now to ensure your voice is heard, and to sign-up so that we keep you up-to-date on the issues that impact you and your family.
Please select your membership option. Choose General Membership if you are a patient or family member, Partners in Care if you are a healthcare professional or Friend if you are unaffiliated with kidney disease but interested in joining our community.
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