CMS Releases Final Rule on ESRD Prospective Payment System for 2018 (CMS-1674-F)

On October 27, 2017, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule that updates payment policies and rates under the End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Prospective Payment System (PPS) for renal dialysis services furnished to beneficiaries on or after January 1, 2018.

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November Is National Family Caregivers Month

The month of November is a time to recognize, support, and empower family caregivers. The theme for National Family Caregivers Month 2017 is “Caregiving Around the Clock.” As a nurse, you have likely shared your nursing expertise with family caregivers, or you may have assumed the role of caregiver within your own family. The following resources are available to facilitate healthcare professionals’ support of family caregivers.

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Win a Free ANNA Membership!

Score with 4How would you like a free 1-year membership to ANNA? ANNA has launched the Score with 4! Member Incentive Program. Every ANNA member who recruits 4 new members will receive a FREE 1-year ANNA membership! The member who recruits the most new members will receive an ANNA publication package that includes:

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