Newest Patient Advisory Council Leadership

Qsource ESRD Network 12 would like to announce and introduce you to our new Patient Advisory Council (PAC) leadership. Mark Johnson was elected as the PAC Chair and Mike Bronson as the PAC Vice Chair.

Mark has been on the Network 12 PAC since 2016 and is a Network Patient Representative at his dialysis center in Atlantic, Iowa. He has represented the Network on the ESRD NCC Patient and Family Engagement Learning and Action Network since being on the PAC and currently is a Legacy member serving on multiple committees (CMS facility ratings review, Kidney X review and Peer Mentoring). Additionally, he has recently begun additional advocacy work with the American Kidney Fund and Dialysis Patient Citizen. As PAC Chair, Mark will also serve on the Board of Directors for Qsource ESRD Network 12 and represent Network 12 on the Forum of ESRD Networks Kidney Patient Advisory Council

Mike has been on the Network 12 PAC since 2016 and joined the Medical Review Board representing Kansas this year. Mike is from Tonganoxie, Kansas where he is the senior pastor of West Haven Baptist Church. He received a kidney transplant at Nebraska Medical Center from a living donor in October 2009. As the PAC Vice Chair, Mike will also serve as a patient representative on Board of Directors for Qsource ESRD Network 12.

Congratulations and thank you for your continued service and work to improve the quality of care provided to kidney patients in Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska!