Improving the standard of care of children with kidney disease through paediatric nephrology networks. Report of a working party of RCPCH, British Association for Paediatric Nephrology and NHS Kidney Care.

Scope and Content

This document explores how structered, formalised networks of care provision can provide a co-ordinated, high quality pathway of care, providing as much treatment as possible close to home whilst ensuring the best possible outcome for the child. The aim of this document is to provide guidance for those commissioning, providing and using paediatric nephrology networks.