Policy

January 20, 2017

GAO releases report on the status of kidney disease funding in the US.

December 16, 2016

A look ahead at what the US Congress members and staff may be looking for from MACRA implementation.

December 6, 2016

Despite upcoming changes in governmental administration, the overall trajectory of the health care industry continues to move towards value-based reimbursement.

December 1, 2016

Landmark legislation focused on speeding approval of drugs and medical devices and funding signature programs passed the US Senate Wednesday, November 30.

November 15, 2016

The rising value of the consumer in health care: patient experience ratings on the Dialysis Compare site.

November 1, 2016

Now that the Final Rule is released, what does it mean?

October 29, 2016

Making MACRA work for you: In the latest update from ASN policy, some key information you should review about Advanced APMs.

October 28, 2016

Some good news out of Washington:  Major gains for kidney patients and nephrologists were proposed Thursday, October 27, by the Senate Finance Committee (SFC). 

October 15, 2016

The wait is over. ASN's David White introduces you to the Quality Payment Program (QPP), set in motion by Friday's release of the MACRA Final Rule.

October 6, 2016

MACRA: The Final Rule Will Be Released by November 1. ASN Policy and Communications Specialist David White provides a summary of options and first steps providers should be taking now.

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