CMS Working On Potential Changes To ESRD Pay System

By Michelle M. Stein / July 12, 2019 at 5:49 PM
CMS is working on possible changes to the end stage renal disease pay system as part of a broader kidney care revamp unveiled by HHS Wednesday (July 10), as the agency says that “continual refinement of the ESRD PPS is necessary to benefit people living with ESRD.” CMS also is looking at ways to encourage ESRD facilities to provide new and innovative drugs and biologics for ESRD treatment and is considering pay issues associated with new and innovative supplies and...

Not a subscriber? Sign up for 30 days free access to exclusive, detailed reporting on drug pricing reforms, Medicaid policy, FDA news and much more.