AHS Podcast 11: How the End Stage Renal Disease Networks are Bridging the Gap Between Dialysis and Transplant Facilities

September 24, 2020

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) selected Alliant Quality through its affiliates to provide quality improvement andinterventions for the Medicare ESRD program. The Alliant Quality ESRD Network affiliates include:

  • Network 8, Inc. (ESRD Network 8) serving Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee
  • End Stage Renal Disease Network of Texas, Inc. (ESRD Network 14) serving Texas

The scope of work encompasses a total of four (4) states collectively serving populations with similar dialysis and transplant patientdemographics and provider characteristics.

Tune in as Alliant board member and Nashville-based nephrologist Dr. Ralph Atkinson shares how the ESRD networks are providing care coordination to improve patient outcomes.

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