ARTICLE: Appropriate Use of Opioids in Patients with Kidney Diseases

CJASN ARTICLE, published April 2018, Click here. By David M. White (AAKP Board Member and Ambassador) In this issue of the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, Ishida et al. report on an investigation using data from the US Renal Data System to investigate the effects of opioids on patients on hemodialysis (1).
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Revised Rule for Payment Policy under the Physician Fee Schedule for 2015

David Scott
Ms. Marilyn Tavenner Administrator Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Department of Health and Human Services 200 Independence Avenue, SW Room 310G Washington, DC 20201 Dear Ms. Tavenner: The Alliance for Home Dialysis appreciates the opportunity to provide comments to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
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