The ESRD Network Coordinating Center (NCC) provides centralized coordination and support for the Medicare ESRD Network Program.
Clinical Performance Measures
The ESRD CPMs are designed to collect vital information on a subset of the hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis patients. Data elements collected include indicators for:
- Vascular Access
The ESRD CPMs are collected annually on a national random sample of adult hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis patients. Additional CPMs are being developed for renal osteodystrophy and transplantation.