East Midlands

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The East Midlands regional network comprises three trusts across Nottingham, Derby and Leicester.

Regional Structure

Click here for more information on the regional structure.

National Project

Following a regional day in September 2017, the East Midlands decided to work together to improve access to home therapies across the region.  They are collaborating with the West Midlands region on the national quality improvement project Dialysis At Yours: Life Fulfilled (DAYLife).  Further information on this project is available here.


11 September 2019- DAYLife Maintaining Momentum

22 May 2019 – DAYLife Learning and Sharing

30 January 2019 – DAYLife project launch

6 December 2018 – Leadership into Action

October 2018 – Leadership training

12 September 2017 – East Midlands Regional Day