Special webinar series
An interview with NRAA's and Diane Wish and Doug Johnson
April 28, 2014
One of the biggest challenges in any health care system is offering a payment model that puts both large and small providers on a level playing field
Congress and the Medicare bill
April 1, 2014
Just when the agency pronounced its steadfast allegiance to deadlines it set for various agency initiatives, along comes Congress to show them how it's done.Read More
February 12, 2014
Few nephrology conferences pack in the number of poster and slide forums and lectures on programming for the renal care team as the Annual Dialysis Conference, which took place this past week in Atlanta.
October 15, 2013
The dialysis community must think beyond Fistula First to lower catheter ratesRead More
February 18, 2013
DaVita executives said that the dialysis provider would not participate in CMS' new renal ACO demo unless the agency makes changes to some of its rules.Read More
February 11, 2013
Small storms can turn into big disastersRead More
Guest authors voice opinions on issues important to renal care Read More
July 16, 2014
Providers, patient groups, and others have expressed serious concerns regarding the creation of a new facility quality measurement system, which differs from the legislatively mandated QIP as well as the utility of the star methodology itself for consumer use.
June 3, 2014
Two leading causes of death on dialysis in the U.S. are sudden cardiac death and infection, and there is no clinical practice guideline for either one
February 20, 2014
Recently lawmakers announced a bipartisan deal, which would repeal and replace one of the challenges Medicare providers have faced for over a decade: the Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR).