New Payment Model Announced to Increase Patient Access to Kidney Transplantation

ASN Advocacy for Kidney Transplant Model Yields Success.

Understanding the ETC Model

The ETC Model began in January 2021 and uses financial bonuses and penalties to increase home dialysis and kidney transplant.

ASN and AST Take Joint Step Towards Transplant Nephrology Training 

ACGME accreditation would advance transplant nephrology as a distinct medical sub-subspecialty and foster broad nationwide adoption of uniformly rigorous transplant nephrology training.



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