You Asked and CMS Listened!
Each year at this time, CMS proposes ESRD payment updates. This year, after years of comments from patients and health advocates, they finally proposed increased training hours, which nearly doubles payment for home and self-dialysis training!
KidneyViews Blog Topics:
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- Is Medicare Advantage a Plus for People on Dialysis?
08/04 – Beth Witten, MSW, ACSW, LSCSW
- Vlog Day: Dr. Mike Kraus Tells the World About PD and Home HD
07/28 – Dori Schatell, MS, Executive Director, Medical Education Institute
- Renal Community Loses a Patient Champion
07/21 – Dori Schatell, MS, Executive Director, Medical Education Institute
- Practical Tips for Home Dialysis Training Nurses
07/14 – Gale Schulke, RN, CDN
Each month, we gather recent research abstracts about home dialysis. Visit our Journal Watch to learn more:
American Association of Kidney Patients 42nd National Meeting in Nashville!
Register now for the Sept. 23-26th AAKP meeting for fun, fellowship, and learning—and a special performance by former American Idol contestant Jimmy Smith!
Join Fellow Kidney Warriors and Home Dialyzors this Fall in Las Vegas!
HDU is planning a weekend of fun, education, laughter, and budget-friendly NxPeditions this fall. Don’t wait, register now! October 7-10, 2016 at Circus Circus resort.