2018 Quality Insights Renal Network 3
Annual Meeting

The 2018 Quality Insights Renal Network 3 Annual Meeting is a one day workshop for renal social workers in the state of NJ.  The workshop will include five speakers covering the following topics:  Applying Best Practice and Theory to Improving Transplant Discussions; Burnout and Compassion Fatigue; Home Dialysis and a Transitional Care Model; Patient Experience: What It Is and How We Can Improve It; and Bringing Sanctuary to Dialysis (2 Hours).

The annual meeting will be held on Thursday, October 4 at iPlay America, located at 110 Schanck Road, Freehold, NJ 07728. 

  • Registration will begin at 7:00 a.m.
  • The meeting will begin at 7:45 a.m.
  • Appropriate for beginning, intermediate and advanced participants. 
  • Registration Fee:  $100 Early Bird Registration until August 15, 2018 and $115 after August 15, 2018
No refunds are available for this program. Please contact Quality Insights Renal Network 3 at (609) 490-0310 by September 17 if you need to transfer your registration to another attendee.

Speaker Biographies

Information for Social Workers

This course is approved by the Association of Social Work Boards - ASWB NJ CE Course Approval Program Provider #99 Course #1965 from 08/17/2018 to 08/17/2020. Social workers will receive the following type and number of credit(s): General Social Work Practice 4. Certificates will be handed to social workers who attend the entire session and complete a course evaluation.  No partial credit will be awarded.

Grievance Information

  1. Any complaints can be addressed on the evaluation form at the end of the meeting or through email to Quality Insights Renal Network 3 c/o Joan Wickizer at jwickizer@nw3.esrd.net.   
  2. Joan Wickizer, MSW, LSW, NSW-C will evaluate any complaints and work with the individual to address his/her concerns.  
  3. If the results of the grievance process are unsatisfactory, New Jersey social workers have the option to contact the approving entity, with an option to appeal to their licensing board. 

Instructions for Requesting ADA Accommodations

The meeting is being held on the first floor of the iPlay America Conference Center.  Bathrooms are accessible on this floor.  If you have any special needs that you would like addressed, please contact Joan Wickizer at jwickizer@nw3.esrd.net prior to the meeting.


Session Descriptions and Learning Objectives