Senate Passes CHRONIC Care Act

On September 26, 2017, the U.S. Senate unanimously passed the Creating High-Quality Results and Outcomes Necessary to Improve Chronic (CHRONIC) Care Act of 2017 (S.870). Kidney Care Partners (KCP) applauded the Senate for passing this bill, which will improve access to quality care and expand treatment choice for individuals with kidney disease.. Specifically, KCP supports the legislation's provisions that will expand use of home dialysis therapy through use of telehealth services and extend authority for Special Needs Plans (C-SNP) without interruption.

KCP Press Release