CMS Five-Star Program

Methodology for Star Ratings of Dialysis Facilities June 30The CMS Five-Star Ranking Program for ESRD facilities continues to raise concerns throughout the kidney care community and questions from policymakers. KCP supports providing patients and the public with easy-to-understand information about dialysis facility quality. Such information should accurately reflect the care being provided by the facility. As currently designed, the ESRD Five-Star Program does not provide accurate or meaningful information.

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