CMS finalizes 12% cut to dialysis payments; ASN analyzing potential effects of final rule and will focus on how 12% cut affects most vulnerable patients.
The HOPE Act will ultimately provide better access to live-saving transplants for all Americans, which is why ASN so strongly advocated its passage,” said ASN President Sharon M. Moe, MD, FASN. “This commonsense law paves the way for cutting-edge transplantation research. ASN commends Sen. Boxer, Rep. Capps, Sen. Coburn, and Rep. Harris for their leadership and vision in advancing this medical milestone.
ASN is now accepting applications for Career Development Grants and Research Fellowships. Apply by Friday, December 13, 2013 at 4:00 p.m. EST to take advantage of this exciting opportunity.
The Kidney Week 2013 abstracts are now available online. View abstracts, download to your mobile device, and build your custom itinerary with the Program Builder or download the Abstract Supplement PDF (24.8 MB).
Board Review Course & Update 2013 Online is now available in the ASN Learning Center. Featuring over 60 hours of content from the live course held in August, this distance learning product is a great way to prepare yourself for the upcoming boards.
Continue to help lead the fight against kidney disease and enjoy the many benefits available to members by renewing your membership online for 2014 today.
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View abstracts, download to your mobile device, and build your custom itinerary with the Program Builder or download the Abstract Supplement PDF for Kidney Week 2013.
The ASN Foundation for Kidney Research was established in 2012 with one mission: to prevent and cure kidney diseases through research and innovation.
KHI's mission is to advance scientific understanding of the kidney health and patient safety implications of new and existing medical products and to foster development of therapies.
Intradialytic exercise cannot replace increased hemodialysis time for dialysis adequacy http://t.co/fhNsKxo6XQ ($)– @ASNKidney on Twitter
Sodium thiosulphate treatment of uraemic tumoral calcinosis | Rheumatology http://t.co/scga9EvQ1B ($)– @ASNKidney on Twitter
Case Report: Panresistant cytomegalovirus in a kidney transplant recipient | Pharmacotherapy ($) http://t.co/SBVmYytWb0– @ASNKidney on Twitter
Study: Fluid overload in hemodialysis patients | BMC http://t.co/hyD0D7JNbj– @ASNKidney on Twitter
Odd HDL finding seen in diabetes trial | MedPage http://t.co/QWzo5vVfY4– @ASNKidney on Twitter
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